Former TCU quarterback Kenny Hill will get a chance to show he can play the position on the next level.
Hill, an athletic playmaker during his time with the Horned Frogs, will participate in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl on Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. Kickoff is 3 p.m. The game, which features some of the top draft-eligible players from around the country, will be televised on FS1.
Hill was a dual-threat quarterback at TCU. The Southlake Carroll graduate began his college career at Texas A&M before transferring to TCU.
As a senior at TCU, the 6-foot-1 Hill rushed for 325 yards and five touchdowns and passed for 3,152 and 23 touchdowns. He also had three receptions for 76 yards and two touchdowns.
Hill is one of three quarterbacks on the American team roster. The others are 6-4 John O’Korn of Michigan and 6-3 Luis Perez of Texas A&M Commerce.
Also scheduled to play in the game are TCU guard Patrick Morris and offensive tackle Matt Pryor.
Mike Martz will coach the National team. Darrell Green will coach the American team. NFL Scouts will be at all practices this week and the game to evaluate the players.
The NFL Draft will be held April 26-28 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.