9:18 am January 9, 2013, by Ken Sugiura
Former Georgia Tech A-back Orwin Smith will play in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, a pre-draft all-star game to be held Jan. 19 in Carson, Calif.
Smith finished the season with 682 rushing yards on 79 carries, an 8.6 yards-per-carry average. He led the team in receiving yards with 288 on 18 catches, a 24.0 yards-per-reception average. He fell just 15 yards short of leading the team in both rushing and receiving yards.
Other players committed to playing are Virginia Tech linebacker Bruce Taylor, Miami running back Mike James and defensive back Vaughn Telemaque, N.C. State defensive end Brian Slay and Georgia running back Richard Samuel.
The game will be broadcast at 6 p.m. on ESPN2.
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