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Darian Nelson to Participate in FCS Scout Bowl

MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina – Central State running back Darian Nelson will participate in the FCS Senior Scout Bowl held in Myrtle Beach this weekend.

Organized by the Collegiate Football Development League (C-D-F-L), the game will be held at Doug Shaw Stadium on Saturday night. Leading up to the game, players will have a chance to showcase their talents in front of scouts from the NFL, CFL, AFL and other international leagues from around the world.

Nelson, who transferred to Central State as a junior, has shown his versatility as a runner, receiver and return man. In 17 games over a two year span, the 5’8 senior from Cincinnati, Ohio has totaled 590 rushing yards while averaging 4.4 yards per carry. He has recorded 31 receptions for 320 yards. Nelson has also returned 14 kicks for a total of 354 return yards.