Dawgs Get JUCO Offensive Tackle



Offensive tackle Mark Beard has committed to the Dawgs and becomes the 16th member of the class of 2012.

Beard, (6-5, 300) is transferring from Coffeyville Community College and will have three years of eligibility remaining. He will enroll in January and participate in winter conditioning drills and spring practice. Beard will provide immediate help at a position that the Dawgs will lose two seniors from following the bowl game, he has been told by the staff that his first opportunity will be at left tackle.