Search results for recruiting, 2013

Men's Basketball btpowerhouse.com —  Michigan State's quartet of freshmen have the potential to be among the best in Tom Izzo's 21 years. Who are they competing with?
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Football detroitnews.com —  “Myself, I feel more comfortable around Michigan State,” Ambry Thomas said. “The people there that we’ve been in communication with, I feel it’s a more open playing field there. I think because a few of them we’ve known since even before my football was going on. A couple of our family members graduated from there.”
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Football freep.com —  One of the top players on the board for Michigan State for the class of 2018 is Detroit Cass Tech outside linebacker prospect DeAndre Square. The 6-foot-1, 200-pound prospect was in East Lansing on Tuesday learning more about the defending Big Ten champions.
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Football highschoolsports.mlive.com —  Scott Nelson could be close to a decision. The 6-foot-2, 184-pound safety from Detroit U-D Jesuit has put together a list of five schools he will be choosing from to attend and continue his football career into college. Michigan State has made the final five for Nelson, along with Iowa, Northwestern, Penn State and Wisconsin.
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Football detroitnews.com —  As a quarterback a year ago, Bowden rushed for 1,827 yards and 20 touchdowns while passing for 640 yards. His skill set makes him a highly-desired slot recruit with offers from Penn State, West Virginia, Indiana and now Michigan State.
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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  Things are quite a bit clearer with the recruits MSU is going after. Players MSU had been looking at have either chosen a school (Tilmon, Williams, Livers) or have cut them from their list (Washington, Goodwin, Wilkes, Green, Young). MSU recently picked up a commitment from 2018 Thomas Kithier (#123) and there were few mentions that he was Izzo’s top target in the 2018 class.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State has a recent history of turning unheralded cornerbacks into first-round draft picks. But now, one of the most heralded cornerbacks in the country is apparently giving the Spartans a look. Darnay Holmes, a five-star cornerback recruit who is ranked the No. 10 player in the country according to 247sports, is currently on a visit to Michigan State.
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Football freep.com —  Some of the top prospects in the nation will be at Michigan State this weekend for something called the Big Ten Champions Kickoff. The Spartan staff will be hosting recruits from the classes of 2017, 2018 and 2019 as part of the “Spartan 300” recruiting program, which tries to get players on campus to see practices and games and develop rapport with the coaching staff.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  When Thomas Kithier took the trip from Macomb to East Lansing on Tuesday, a simple recruiting visit to Michigan State was the only matter of business. Tour around. Watch some practice. Talk to coaches. The norm. Looking around, though, Kithier realized that he was where he wanted to be.
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Men's Basketball michiganstate.247sports.com —  Kithier is a 6-foot-8, 225-pound three-star forward who ranks 123rd in the 247Sports Composite rankings. He's the No. 29 power forward in the country and the fourth overall player in the state of Michigan.
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Football isportsweb.com —  The 2017 Spartan football recruiting class is filling up. The Spartans added their 16th commit for this class in 2017 cornerback Josiah Scott from Ohio.
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Football freep.com —  Michigan State will host a strong contingent of Ohio players on campus this week, including several elite Class of 2017 prospects. Coach Mark Dantonio and the Spartans staff already have 16 recruits committed for 2017.
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Football freep.com —  One of the top players in the Midwest for the class of 2017 is Cincinnati Colerain cornerback Amir Riep. The 6-foot, 180-pounder is four-star prospect and the No. 236 player in the nation for the class of 2017 by Rivals.com. When you consider he holds over 30 scholarship offers from the likes of Michigan State, Ohio State, Alabama, Notre Dame, Oklahoma and Georgia, that rankings could be a bit low.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Michigan State’s offer to Fairfield (Ohio) cornerback Josiah Scott came this week, but it has been in the works for some time. The 5-foot-9, 160-pound senior-to-be says the staff has been in contact with him every week since their recruitment of him began. Each time they spoke, the Spartans let him know where they were at and where he stood. Then this week’s conversation took place and he received the good news.
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Football freep.com —  Recruiting never stops and the Michigan State staff is already looking at players for the class of 2018, while trying to put the finishing touches on the class of 2017. The Spartans have already offered multiple players from Michigan and Ohio for the following year. Here are a few of the players the staff is already focused on.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Detroit Cass Tech offensive lineman Jordan Reid had offers from Michigan, Tennessee, Florida, Arizona State, Pittsburgh, Nebraska, West Virginia and more, but according to him, his decision to commit to Michigan State, which he announced last Saturday while in Oregon for The Opening Finals, was not a difficult one.
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Football freep.com —  With the recent commitments of four-star tight end Matt Dotson of Cincinnati Moeller and three-star offensive lineman Jordan Reid of Detroit Cass Tech, Michigan State addressed two high-priority needs for the recruiting class of 2017. But one position that the staff is still looking to address is cornerback. For 2017, the staff is focused on a pair of blue-chip Midwest prospects whom they believe can make an early impact.
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Football freep.com —  Michigan State added two commits this past week who attended The Opening in Oregon: Matt Dotson and Jordan Reid. Both were high on the Spartan coaching staff's radar. However, they weren't the only players the Spartan coaching staff wants to add to the 2017 class.
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Football theonlycolors.com —  Another huge pledge for Michigan State from a recruit at The Opening. The Michigan State Spartans' red-hot recruiting streak continued Saturday with another big get in the trenches. It came when four-star offensive guard Jordan Reid announced his commitment to MSU on Twitter
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Football freep.com —  Michigan State is quietly assembling another outstanding class under Mark Dantonio. The Spartans are looking to continue to stay hot on the recruiting trail and a pair of in-state prospects are at the top of the board.
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