LaCoste to play in East-West Shrine Game on Saturday

Published: January 14, 2014, 11:15 pm, by Brent Briggeman

Air Force running back Anthony LaCoste will play Saturday in the East-West Shrine Game, an all-star showcase for seniors.

LaCoste ran for 890 yards and six touchdowns this past season, as he emerged late in the season. He ran for 263 yards and three touchdowns against Army, following that with 177 yards the next week against New Mexico.

The 5-foot-10, 205 pound LaCoste will play for the West team, which is coached by former Browns and Chiefs head coach Romeo Crennel.

Visit the game’s official home page for more details, including full rosters. The teams are loaded with talent from college football blue bloods. Among Lacoste’s teammates are Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees and others from Texas, Oklahoma, UCS, Nebraska and others.