Eight state seniors in all-star games

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Eight state college seniors are on rosters for a pair of football all-star games today.

Mississippi State running back Ladarius Perkins and Ole Miss wide receiver Ja’mes Logan are on the East roster at the East-West Shrine Classic at St. Petersburg, Fla. It’ll be on the NFL Network at 3 p.m.

The NFLPA Collegiate Bowl at Los Angeles has six playets from the state on the two rosters. It kicks off at 5 p.m. on ESPN2.

The American roster includes three Ole Miss players – linebacker Mike Marry, defensive back Charles Sawyer and punter Tyler Campbell. The National roster includes MSU defensive lineman Denico Autry and linebacker Deontae Skinner and Southern Miss defensive lineman Khyri Thornton.