St. Petersburg, FL, January 18, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Practices for the East-West Shrine Game are open to the public as more than 110 of college football’s best players prepare for the 92nd edition of the all-star game, set for January 21st at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg.
The East team, with head coach Brentson Buckner, will practice at Shorecrest Preparatory School, located at 5101 1st St. NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33703.
The West team, with head coach George Edwards, will practice at St. Petersburg High School, located at 2501 5th Avenue N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713.
Date East Team West Team
Shorecrest Prep St. Pete High
Monday, January 16th 1:40 – 3:20 p.m. 4:00 – 5:50 p.m.
Tuesday, January 17th 9:40 – 11:40 a.m. 2:40 – 4:40 p.m.
Wednesday, January 18th 9:40 – 11:40 a.m. 2:40 – 4:40 p.m.
Thursday, January 19th 9:40 – 11:40 a.m. 2:40 – 4:40 p.m.
Originating in 1925, the annual East-West Shrine Game features some of the highest-rated graduating college football players in the country with an average of 265 former team members populating NFL rosters each year.
Kickoff is at 3 p.m. on January 21, 2017, at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. To learn more about the East-West Shrine Game or to order tickets, please visit www.shrinegame.com. The game will be broadcast live on NFL Network and the Shrine Game Radio Network.
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