New College Football All-Star Game comes to Little Rock
Little Rock, Arkansas - The Players All-Star Classic (TM) a new college football all-star game will be played at War Memorial Stadium at 4pm eastern, 3pm central on February 4th, 2012. The roster will spilt in a North-South format and be made up of a collection of talented players from all levels of college football who are rated as prospects for the 2012 NFL Draft. Prospects from the roster of a similar game played last year currently boasts over 60 NFL players; the game has agreed to a multi-year deal with War Memorial Stadium.
Players All-Star Classic (TM) has already agreed to a television deal which will be announced next week. The game has also partnered with 103.7 The Buzz, the Sports radio leader in Little Rock. The Hilton Little Rock will be the official hotel partner for players, coaches, staff, NFL scouts and agents. This just won't be about the game as during the week there will be multiple events going on around Little Rock in conjunction with the All-Star game. More details about those events will be made available soon.
The games organizers included Walter O’Neal, a local Little Rock business man, John Murphy, Calgary Stampeders of the CFL assistant GM who over the years has worked on over 20 different All-Star games, Justin VanFulpen, who has worked on All-Star games, Super Bowl events, and other sports marketing events, Spencer Conley, who played professional football and last season coached at Texas College and Garrick Jones, who is from Little Rock and played college football at Arkansas State and then went on to play in both the NFL and CFL.
Players will be coming to "Battle for the Rock" (TM) in their final college football game will you be there? For more information, please visit our web site at www.playersallstarclassic.com, powered by Athletes United (www.athuni.com).