Wilkins to Play in Texas vs. the Nation All-Star Game on Saturday

January 29, 2013
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Jan. 29, 2013

ALLEN, Texas - Old Dominion University linebacker Craig Wilkins, will play in the Texas vs. the Nation Collegiate Senior All-Star Bowl on Saturday, Feb. 2 at 2:30 p.m. EST.

Wilkins will play outside linebacker for the Nation squad.

A native of Washington, D.C., Wilkins graduates as ODU's all-time leader in tackles with 340, tackles for loss with 40.0, sacks with 13.5, fumbles forced and fumbles recovered, and is tied for the career lead with nine interceptions.

A four-year team captain, Wilkins led the Monarchs this season with 90 tackles, 13.5 tackles for loss, 6.5 sacks and three interceptions.

"We are all excited for Craig. This will be a great opportunity to showcase his abilities for the NFL scouts," ODU Head Coach Bobby Wilder said. "Another Monarch with NFL ability!"