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Exclusive Interview: Kenney Lyke commits to Michigan State

On Friday’s Drive with Jack Ebling, Jack and Matt Charboneau talked with Palatine (IL) safety Kenney Lyke, who was fresh off his Friday afternoon announcement that he was committed to play football at Michigan State.

Michigan State

Recruiting: MSU, U-M chasing Indiana speedster

One of the fastest-rising football recruits in the Midwest for the class of 2016 is Kiante Enis of Winchester (Ind.) Community High.

As a junior, Enis rushed for 3,189 yards and scored 49 touchdowns on 299 carries and added six interceptions on defense. 476 more words


MSU's Drake Martinez wins appeal, can play in the fall

EAST LANSING — Mark Dantonio called for some “public outcry” on signing day and tweeted a public cry of excitement today — Michigan State’s appeal to the Big Ten to allow linebacker Drake Martinez to play right away is a success. 24 more words


Three Big Ten coaches land in top 6 of Sporting News' coach rankings

The Big Ten is home to the reigning national champ and the nation’s No. 1 coach, the latter according to SportingNews.com’s annual coach rankings. 172 more words

B1G doesn't hate the Drake, makes right call for MSU's Martinez

The Big Ten seems to be digging in on transfer rules in college football, and on Tuesday perhaps showed some leniency in making a ruling on one player’s situation. 222 more words

Rumor Mill

Press Pass All-Stars: Special Guests - Gene and Maya Washington

Jack, Rico Beard, Joe Rexrode and Mike Griffith recap the week in sports. Special Guests: College Football and MSU Hall of Famer, Gene Washington, and his filmmaker, writer, actor, educator, daughter, Maya Washington, talk about their upcoming film, “Through the Banks of the Red Cedar” which tells the story Gene and three of his teammates – all players of color, who were literally dropped into an integrated environment for the first time, at the height of the Civil Rights Movement in America – who laid a foundation as MSU’s 1965 and 1966 National Championship teams (with four later representing MSU as first round picks in the 1967 NFL Draft).

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MSU recruits urge others to join family via social media

EAST LANSING – Everyone talks about a “family atmosphere.”

Everyone just felt most comfortable on the campus of the school whose colors they will wear on the football field. 1,133 more words