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Bender's time to shine

Tay Bender

It was about two months before the Elite 11 camp when Tay Bender seriously picked up a ball to throw. It's been about two years since he actually threw the ball in a real game. But with two years yet to go in his prep career, this Lincoln Southwest signal-caller could be on his way to being one of the most sought after quarterbacks around.

Lincoln Southwest Head Coach Mark King isn't one to just start throwing out praise to get some of his players some attention. After all, he at one point had Baker Steinkuhler playing on his Southwest team, who was a five-star prospect and rated as one of the best in the country. He had Baker's older brother, Ty, before that – a two-year starter for the Huskers. Tavarius "Tay" Bender isn't... Recommended Stories

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