Loyola’s David Long receives jersey as U.S. Army All American Bowl Selection Tour gets going

David Long Loyola footballDavid Long from Loyola is flanked by Captain James Scott Harvie (left) and Sgt. First Class Craig Latimore (Photo: Army All-American Bowl)

Long is ranked as the No. 7 cornerback in the nation by the 247Sports Composite rankings and the No. 10 player in the state of California.

The game will be played Jan. 9 at the Alamodome in San Antonio and air live on NBC.

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“I am proud to be part of such a prestigious event,” he said. “Thank you to all my peers, coaches and mentors.”

Long is a sure-fire game changer on the field, but also will fit in with the academic demands at Stanford. He is a 4.0 student.

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