South Florida senior linebacker Tyrone McKenzie has accepted an invitation to play in the East-West Shrine Game on January 17 in Houston. The game will be played at the University of Houston’s Robertson Stadium.

The Shrine Game is predominately used for showcasing some of the best senior talent in the country, and will be a hot-bed of NFL scouts. McKenzie is among four Big East players and 26 nationally to accept invitations.

The three other Big East representatives are LB Cody Brown and DB Darius Butler (Connecticut), OL Trevor Canfield (Cincinnati).