LaVon Brazill was named the Most Valuable Player of the 2011 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
Dec. 30, 2011
ATHENS, Ohio - Ohio University senior wide receiver LaVon Brazill has been invited to the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucus Oil Field in Indianapolis, Ind. The NFL's annual event will take place Feb. 22-28.
Brazill (Lantana, Fla.) will join more than 300 of the country's top professional football prospects as they participate at the combine. He is also the first Bobcat to be invited to the Combine since Kalvin McRae received the nod back in 2008.
In 2011, Brazill set the single season school record for yards receiving (1,146), receptions (74) and touchdowns (11) en route to earning All-MAC honors. He is also the all-time career leader in receptions (189) and yards receiving (2,511). His 18 career touchdowns rank second to Terrence McCrae (19).
Brazill closed out the year by surpassing 100 yards receiving in seven of the Bobcats' final 10 games, including Ohio's final game in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl where he recorded 108 yards receiving to earn Most Valuable Player honors to propel the Cats to their first-ever bowl victory.
Fans can follow the 2012 Scouting Combine on NFL.com and NFL Network.