Cofield enters the NFL Draft


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Running backs coach Carlos Locklyn talking to graduate running back Adam Cofield during WKU’s second spring practice on March 18, 2021. 

Wyatt Sparkman, Sports Editor

WKU graduate running back Adam Cofield announced on his Instagram on Friday that he would be entering the 2022 NFL Draft. 

Cofield spent one year on the Hill. He totaled 373 yards on 4.6 yards a carry while leading the team with four rushing touchdowns. 

The Lee’s Summit, Missouri, native won three consecutive FCS National Championships with North Dakota State. He played in 38 games as Bison, totaling 1,542 yards on the ground for 5.1 yards per carry.