Jan. 10, 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Elizabeth City State University's senior quarterback Daquan Neal has been invited to participate in the SPIRAL Tropical Bowl in Daytona, Fla. at Daytona Beach Municipal Stadium on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Neal ended his senior campaign as a Viking with 684 total yards rushing and 2318 total yards passing, including 25 total touchdowns. He finished ranking second among Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association in passing yards per game, third in passing touchdowns with 19, and tied for seventh in rushing touchdowns on the season with six.

Since 2016 over 110 Players from this game have gone on to the NFL including more the CFL and Pro Arena leagues. The Tropical Bowl is considered a top 4 Bowl Game by Scouts and is attended my almost every NFL team consistently seeing 27 teams Scouts and GM's in attendance. The SPIRAL Tropical Bowl USA is presented by East Preps and NFL DRAFT BLITZ is the featured sponsor for the game. Sponsors also include MVP Wealth Management Group, True to Yourself Brand, and the broadcast partner FloFootball by FloSports. FloFootball has the exclusive rights to broadcast the SPIRAL Tropical Bowl and will stream the game online for subscribers at

The SPIRAL Tropical Bowl roster is unique in that it gives the NFL and CFL scouts a chance to view and get to know the best college football players from the top FBS schools across the nation. Again, the SPIRAL Tropical Bowl National Team will be head coached by award winning 18 year NFL veteran Coach Mike Stock formerly of the Green Bay Packers while the American Team will be head coached by experienced former FBS Coach R. Todd Littlejohn who has coached for New Mexico, Syracuse, and Cal. 13 year NFL Scout Ken Moll is the Tropical Bowl games Scouting Executive and he will be assisted by former Fritz-Pollard NFL Scout of the Year Jerry Hardaway who is also in the Ourlads Pro Scout hall of Fame. Local Florida schools that have players play in the game last year include Florida State, University of Miami, FIU, USF, FAU, and Bethune-Cookman University. The SPIRAL Tropical Bowl is organized by its owner Michael Quartey Esq. For more info about the SPIRAL Tropical Bowl go to

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