The East West Shrine Game has added two participants to the offensive side of the ball. Army Black Knights senior quarterback Trent Steelman has accepted an invite to the game. Nevada Wolf Pack tight end Zach Sudfeld will also be attending the game Jan. 19 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Steelman ran for 1,248 yards this season in addition to 17 touchdowns, which tied a school record for rushing touchdowns in a single season. Steelman ran for 45 touchdowns in his Black Knight career alongside 3,320 yards of rushing, both records at the quarterback position. Army linebacker Steven Erzinger played in this year's game with defensive end Josh McNary participating in 2011.
Wolf Pack tight end Zach Sudfeld will participate in the game after catching 45 passes for 598 yards and nine touchdowns this season. In addition to being a second team All Mountain West pick, Sudfeld was a semifinalist for the Mackey Award given to the nation's best tight end. Wolf Pack safety Duke Williams will also participate in the game.