CARDINAL CORNER . . . Stanford sophomore running back Christian McCaffrey and senior defensive Aziz Shittu have been named to The Associated Press 2015 All-Bowl Team for performances in postseason action. McCaffrey earned a spot for All-Purpose after setting a Rose Bowl record with 368 all-purpose yards in No. 5 Stanford's 45-16 win over No. 6 Iowa. He rushed for 172 yards on 18 carries and caught four passes for 105 yards, including a 75-yard touchdown. He also scored on a 63-yard punt return.
Shittu earned a spot on the Defensive Line after making 10 tackles — 3 1/2 for loss — and registering 1 1/2 sacks in the romp over Iowa . . . Stanford junior forward Jordan Morris was among 23 players called by U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann for the first training camp of 2016 on Wednesday afternoon. The camp, which runs from Jan. 11-Feb. 6 in Carson and contains a mix of Senior Team members and a host of players age-eligible for the U-23 MNT, will culminate with friendlies against Iceland on Jan. 31 and Canada on Feb. 5. Both matches will be played at StubHub Center. In other soccer news, Stanford freshman Amir Bashti was named by Under-20 Men's National Team head coach Tab Ramos to the 36-player roster for the first U-20 MNT camp of 2016 in Miami.
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