The 2011 season was a nightmare for Class 5A defenses in Oklahoma when they faced a Guthrie offensive line that featured bookend offensive tackles Blake Belcher and Evan Plagg.
Fast forward four years, and those two are starting offensive tackles for the University of Tulsa. Fans of the Golden Hurricane were able see Belcher and Plagg be part of an impressive showing by the first-team offense against the second-team defense Saturday afternoon in TU’s Fan Appreciation Day scrimmage.
While Belcher’s journey to starting has been somewhat expected, Plagg’s has been a long, unexpected one.
A former walk-on, Plagg was awarded with a scholarship this week by Tulsa coach Philip Montgomery.
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