The Caribe Royale Orlando Hula Bowl will be played in Orlando, Florida on January 13th, 2024 and is televised on CBS Sports. The scouts of NFL Draft Diamonds have worked for the past three years as the scouting staff for the Hula Bowl. We are excited to get the 2023-24 season underway, and had scouts in attendance to 9 games this week. With tons of great football games in the NCAA this week, we wanted to break down several of the Top Performers in the Small Schoolers that would have eligibility to play in our game. Let’s break down some of the best performances from week 12.
Jalen Coker, WR, Holy Cross – The standout wide receiver continues to put on a show. The Holy Cross wide out scored another touchdown this week and hauled in 5 receptions for 90 more yards. The young man is a talent.
Geno Hess, RB, SEMO – The standout running back walked away with a monster game against Bryant. He ran the ball 28 times for 179 yards and two touchdowns. Hess Express was definitely running hard this weekend.
Cam Grandy, TE, Illinois State– Grandy continues to perform and is becoming one of the top receiving talents in the FCS. He hauled in 7 receptions for 73 yards.
Jadon Janke, WR, South Dakota State – The SDSU football team continues to roll their opponents, and Jadon Janke is having himself a season to remember. He had7 touchdowns on the season and this week he added another one along with 187 yards on 10 receptions.
Matthew Cook, K, UNI – Cook scored nine points on a pair of field goals and three PAT attempts on Saturday in the Panthers’ regular season finale loss to No. 9 North Dakota State.