by Mike Potter
N.C. Central's senior offensive tackle Gabriel Manns is going bowling.
The 6-6, 320-pounder will be participating in a pair of post-season all-star games, the East Coast Bowl on Saturday in Petersburg, Va., and the inaugural Russell Athletic HBCU Senior Bowl on Dec. 19 in Montgomery, Ala.
The East Coast Bowl, to be played at noon at Cameron Field, will features Division I-FCS, II, III and NAIA draft-eligible seniors from nearby states.
The HBCU bowl, Dec. 19 at the Cramton Bowl, will pit teams representing the representing the SWAC/SIAC (West) and the MEAC/CIAA (East) regions.