August 5th, 2017

The loss of Malik McDowell to injury late last season opened an opportunity for Dillon Alexander to play, which also earned him a scholarship. The attrition along Michigan State’s front four this year could allow the junior defensive end and former walk-on an even greater chance to make an impression. “I kept on progressing and progressing,” Alexander said Friday. “We started talking, and (coach Mark Dantonio) said last year, the last three games I really started to prove myself and showing what I can do.”

Source: Detroit Free Press