Arkansas State DL Forrest Merrill invited to 2021 Hula Bowl

Arkansas State DL Forrest Merrill invited to 2021 Hula Bowl
Forrest Merrill celebrates after picking up a sack in 2019 vs. Troy (Source: SOURCE: KAIT)

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - A Red Wolf gets a chance to compete in front of NFL scouts.

Arkansas State senior defensive lineman Forrest Merrill has been invited to play in the 2021 Hula Bowl.

Merrill has been one of the bright spots for A-State in 2020. The Missouri native has 37 tackles, 5 TFL, 1 sack, 2 forced fumbles, and 1 fumble recovery this season. He earned Preseason All-Sun Belt honors in 2018, 2019, and 2020.

The Hula Bowl will be played January 31st, 2021 in Honolulu.

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