One of Colorado’s best players from next year’s recruiting class was selected to play in the 2020 All-American Bowl. Devin Grant will represent the Buffs as one of the top 100 players in his own backyard of San Antonio, Texas on Jan. 4, 2020.
Childhood dream coming true !! Blessed to be Invited to the @AABonNBC !!! All-American Bowl pic.twitter.com/WSSNQ5txGO— Devin Grant (@Devingrant028) October 22, 2019
The 6-foot-3, 235 pound three-star defensive end from Antonian College Preparatory High School comes to Boulder as one of five current recruits from Texas. Grant is experienced on both sides of the line. A dominant two-way, three-sport athlete at both running back and defensive end, along with earning All-District honors for football, basketball & track and field as a sophomore.
According to the All-American Bowl’s website, 380 NFL Draft picks and 159 NCAA All-Americans have played in prior games. This years’s game will be nationally televised from the Alamodome on NBC.
Grant received offers from several Division I schools including in-state foes Colorado State and Air Force to name a few. He gave a verbal commitment to CU on Valentine’s Day of this year and is expected to stay at defensive end.