Louisiana Ragin' Cajun running back Elijah McGuire has landed on the 2017 Senior Bowl Watch List.

According to the Senior Bowl website, the list includes 400 student athletes, and are made up of players who we are looking to fill the 110 roster spots that form the North and South squads for college football’s most famous all-star game.

McGuire, the 2014 Sun Belt Conference offensive player of the year, is one of the most electric, versatile runnings backs in college football.

Along with the Senior Bowl Watch List, McGuire also appears on the watch Lists for the Doak Walker Award, Maxwell Award, Allstate AFCA Good Works Team and Paul Hornung Award.

The Houma native finished 2015 with 1,058 yards rushing and 13 touchdowns on the ground, along with 33 receptions, 293 receiving yards and 3 receiving touchdowns.
McGuire’s 3,185 rushing yards currently ranks 3rd best in school history.

Louisiana kicks off their season at home on September 3rd against the Boise State Broncos. Kickoff is set for 11:00am.