November 8th, 2017

Mark Dantonio is in the running for national coach of the year awards for his performance turning around Michigan State this season. A highly-ranked defense has been key in the rebound and co-defensive coordinator and defensive backs coach Harlon Barnett is being recognized for his contributions. Barnett on Wednesday was named one of 56 nominees for the Broyles Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top assistant coach.