TIgerville, S.C.—Senior defensive back Xavier Boykin has been selected to play in the January 8th Cactus Bowl in Kingsville, Texas. Boykin will play in the game alongside fellow North Greenville University senior Andre Bernardi.
The Cactus bowl features the best NCAA Division II players in the country with two teams split up into east players and west players. Boykin is a 5’10 189 pound senior from Camden, South Carolina. \During the 2009 season Boykin accounted for 32 total tackles including 23 solo in only nine games. For his career, Boykin recorded 63 solo tackles and set a career high 48 in 2008. He also recorded 128 total tackles in his career with a career high of 55. The Cactus Bowl will be held in Kingsville, Texas on January 8, 2010. For more information on the bowl game, follow the link below to the official Cactus Bowl website.\