La Tech sends 2 to NFL Combine

Published on NewsOK Modified: February 7, 2014 at 3:03 am •  Published: February 7, 2014
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RUSTON, La. (AP) — Louisiana Tech defensive tackle Justin Ellis and defensive end IK Enemkpali will represent the Bulldogs at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis later this month.

Both also played in this year's Senior Bowl.

Ellis posted 102 tackles at Tech with 9.5 tackles for a loss of 21 yards. He forced two fumbles and recovered two fumbles and was credited with three quarterback hurries and three pass break-ups.

Enemkpali started all 12 games for the Bulldogs at right end, compiling 47 tackles with 11 for a loss. He had a team-best 5.5 sacks for a loss and was one of only two defensive linemen in the country to post multiple interceptions with two picks. He also led the team with seven quarterback hurries.

The combine is set for Feb. 19-24.