PLAINVIEW, TX (KCBD) - Almost every football player that plays collegiate football, dreams of continuing their career after their college days are done.
For two former Wayland Baptist Pioneers – they are getting that chance.
As Jeremiah Eaton and Billy Hatten are playing football in different professional leagues.
Eaton, a wide receiver that played for WBU from 2016-17, is a member of the Omaha Beef of the Champions Indoor Football league.
Meanwhile, Hatten, a defensive lineman who played a Wayland Baptist from 2015-16’, was recently drafted by Peachtree Heat in Atlanta.
The Peachtree Heat is an expansion team in the Rivals Professional Football league.