Search results for recruiting, 2013

Football mlive.com —  Rocky Lombardi turned in an effective and efficient performance to keep his team unbeaten and on top of the rankings. The 2017 three-star quarterback and Michigan State commit from Valley High School in Iowa accounted for three touchdowns in No. 1 Valley's 49-0 win over Fort Dodge on Friday
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Looking to build momentum in the 2017 class and beyond, Michigan State basketball will host five visitors this weekend. Thomas Kithier, a 2018 power forward who committed to MSU this summer, will be joined by headliners Nojel Eastern, a four-star 2017 shooting guard, and Tyger Campbell, a five-star 2019 point guard.
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Football detroitnews.com —  East Lansing is the site of one of the biggest college football games of the weekend when No. 11 Wisconsin comes to town to face No. 8 Michigan State. The list of recruits expected to be on hand is growing quickly and many notable names are already confirmed.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Jaren Jackson Jr. gave Michigan State a class of one for 2017. Tom Izzo’s team has four more spots available, and the Spartans are on the hunt to add more. Grand Rapids Christian big man Xavier Tillman — an AAU teammate of Jackson’s — visited East Lansing last weekend and said this week on WQTX 92.1-FM in Lansing that he will announce his college choice next Friday. MSU, Purdue and Marquette reportedly are finalists for the 6-foot-8, 270-pound power forward/center.
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Men's Basketball spartanavenue.com —  Michigan State recruiting is set to get a huge official visit from five-star 2017 shooting guard Gary Trent Jr. There are plenty of big names still out there for Michigan State recruiting in the 2017 basketball class. Tom Izzo has already reeled in five-star power forward Jaren Jackson Jr. and seems to be very close to adding four-star big man Xavier Tillman. Could five-star shooting guard Gary Trent Jr. surprise some folks and join the Spartans as well?
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Xavier Tillman visited Michigan State for the umpteenth time over the weekend, but this time it was official. This was the Spartans' final pitch. From Friday through Sunday, Tillman spent time with MSU players, trying to build the relationships that will be key in his final decision of where to attend college. The coaches, meanwhile, laid out their plans for Tillman's potential playing career in East Lansing.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Things have come quickly for Jacob Epperson, including interest from Michigan State. The 18-year-old Australian was entirely unknown in college basketball recruiting circles just a few months ago. Now he's considering the likes of Texas, Marquette, Utah and Toledo. MSU is also on that list and a scholarship offer is likely coming soon.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Michigan State’s recruiting board. The Spartans have one committed in Josiah Scott, who already has four interceptions in three games, and there are several others who are uncommitted and are being pursued. One of those is Trey Creamer from Cartersville (Ga.), which is northeast of Atlanta and just over two hours from Dry Branch, where the Spartans once found a cornerback named Darqueze Dennard. Unlike Dennard, who was under the recruiting radar, Creamer has an ever-expanding offer list, but has the field narrowed to a few schools.
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Football freep.com —  Cartersville (Ga.) cornerback Trey Creamer, a three-star prospect, will be in East Lansing next weekend for his official Michigan State visit.
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Football mlive.com —  Xavier Henderson, a four-star athlete from Pickerington, Ohio, near Columbus, announced his commitment to the Spartans Friday morning on his Twitter page.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Jaquan Henderson, a four-star from Covington (Ga.) Newton, is committed to Tennessee, and has been since June, but will visit Michigan State this fall.
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Football freep.com —  One of the players that the Michigan State staff is making a top priority for the class of 2018 is Pickerington (Ohio) Central defensive back Xavier Henderson. The Rivals.com top 250 prospect plays an aggressive ball-hawking style that has led to an extensive list of scholarship offers.
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Football michiganstate.247sports.com —  Mark Dantonio hired former player Javon Ringer as a recruiting intern in July. The All-American running back played at Michigan State from 2005 until 2008, rushing for over 4,000 yards and 34 scores on the ground. Ringer was one of many Michigan State staff members reaching out to the class of 2018 MSU recruits on Sept. 1. Joseph Bonds, a junior outside linebacker at Chicago (Ill.) De La Salle, was one of many prospects Javon Ringer spoke with last week.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Living in Grand Rapids, a quick hour drive from East Lansing, Xavier Tillman took yet another unofficial visit to Michigan State last weekend. Having been recruited by Tom Izzo and the Spartans since the end of his freshman year in high school, the 6-foot-8 power forward was back in familiar territory. According to his mother, Tanya Powell-May, he's been the MSU "a ton of times." Now, though, things are starting to get very real.
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Football landof10.com —  If this weekend was any indication, Michigan State is the clear-cut leader for 4-star Ohio athlete Lynn Bowden. The No. 213 player in the class of 2017 took a punt back for a touchdown in Warren G. Harding’s 40-6 win over Cleveland Heights, then flashed Spartans gloves to the camera on the sideline.


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Football freep.com —  Michigan State already is focused on linebacker prospect Dallas Gant of Toledo St. John’s for its recruiting class of 2018. The 6-foot-4, 210-pounder already has an impressive list of scholarship offers that includes the Spartans, Ohio State and Notre Dame. Rivals.com ranks Gant as the No. 13 outside linebacker in the nation for 2018. He's also considered the No. 9 player in Ohio and the No. 229 player in the nation.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  The No. 1 ranked players in Michigan from both the 2017 and 2019 classes will be in East Lansing this weekend. Xavier Tillman and Romeo Weems will be among the basketball prospects hosted by Tom Izzo and the Michigan State staff for the MSU football season opener against Furman.
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Football freep.com —  Michigan State might have the best linebacking corps in the Big Ten this fall, and the staff already is looking to the class of 2018 to replenish the cupboard. Chris Oats of Cincinnati Winton Woods is a Plan A recruit for coach Mark Dantonio and the staff. The 6-foot-4, 210-pounder already holds a Spartan scholarship offer.
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Football freep.com —  One of the top prospects in the nation for the class of 2019 will be East Kentwood offensive tackle Logan Brown. The 6-foot-6, 270-pound prospect already has multiple BCS offers and more are sure to come in the near future. Brown was in East Lansing last week visiting Michigan State.
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Football freep.com —  One of the top football recruits in the nation for the class of 2018 is Detroit Cass Tech defensive back Kalon Gervin. The Rivals.com top 100 prospect was in East Lansing recently. The 5-foot-11, 175-pound Gervin is the No. 9 cornerback in the nation and the No. 83 player overall according to Rivals.com. He has an extensive list of scholarships offers that includes Michigan State, Michigan, Oklahoma, Nebraska and Wisconsin.
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