The 79th annual college football all-star contest is played in honor of the
children at Shriner's Hospitals around the nation. To date, the game has raised
Euhus and Seigler will arrive in San Francisco on January 3 for the introduction
dinner that evening. Throughout the week the players will participate in several
activities including a cruise, a visit to a hospital and a dinner with the 49ers
coaches where Euhus and Seigler will be reunited with Dennis Erickson.
"I think it's going to be a pretty exciting week going down there,"
Euhus told OSUBeavers.com. "Obviously, I'll be going up against some
of the best players in the country. Rich (Richard Seigler) is going to be on
my team, so that'll be a lot of fun hanging out with him - it'll be exciting.
But it'll be a challenge, that's for sure. There's great talent there."
Most practices will be held at Pac Bell park and are open to the public. The
sensational seniors will be coached by
UNLV head coach
John Robinson while the East will be under the tutelage of Pittsburgh's
Fifteen Pac-10 players, including Oregon's
Keith Lewis, will join Euhus and Seigler on
the West squad. Beaver 2003 oppoents
Fresno State, Sacramento State,
Boise State also placed players
on the West team.
The contest will be televised live by ESPN. For more information visit ShrineGame.com.