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Michigan State University is planning a $20 million Spartan Stadium renovation to be wrapped up next year.
The Detroit Free Press reports the East Lansing school's board holds a retreat and meeting June 19-21, during which construction is expected to gain final approval.
If that happens, athletic director Mark Hollis says construction is expected to begin and work on the project could wrap up in May 2014. The project is expected to be funded by $14 million in donations and $6 million of MSU athletic department funds.
The plan calls for a two-level building at the stadium's north end, including locker rooms, an equipment room and a media center. Restrooms and concession stands, as well as a recruiting room for sports, also are planned as part of the project.
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This has to be one of the strangest decommitments you’ll ever see in college sports. Jay Harris, a wide receiver from Exton, PA, was committed to the Michigan State Spartans since June 2012, but recently decided that his heart really wasn’t into playing college football. No, he wanted to pursue a career as a rap artist instead.
He goes by the name Jay DatBull in the rap game...
The college football arms race continues and this time it's the Spartans of Michigan State stepping up their game, at least according to a report from the Detroit Free Press.
In the report it's claimed that MSU will begin work later this summer on a $20 million dollar renovation of Spartan Stadium. Well, it's really more of an addition than a renovation...
Jay Harris, a wide receiver from Downingtown East High School in Exton, Pa., is foregoing a football scholarship to pursue a rap career, Philly.com’s Matt Breen reports.
Harris is a senior and had 54 catches for 792 yards and 13 touchdowns last season. He was listed as a three-star recruit by Rivals and Scout, but he says he had been thinking about his rap career for a while.
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Jay Harris, a three-star wide receiver recruit out of Exton, Pa., has opted to bail on a full-ride scholarship to play for Michigan State in order to pursue a rap career, Philly.com reported. Harris signed his letter of intent with the Spartans back in February and was expected to join the team this fall.
Harris said his commitment to Michigan State last year...
This isn’t the first time that a recruit has bailed on a commitment to a school, but it is definitely the first time that a recruit has bailed in order to pursue a rap career.
Three-star wide receiver Jay Harris from Exton, PA, decided to bail on his commitment to the Michigan State Spartans in order to pursue his rap career. He goes by the name Jay DatBull and his first single...
The north end zone of Michigan State's Spartan Stadium will be undergoing a massive renovation. Check out an initial rendering here.
The illustrations for the new and improved Spartan Stadium were finally released to the public earlier this week, displaying the updates coming to the North End Zone. Construction is expected to begin as soon as the MSU Board of Trustees meets in June for the final approval. If all goes as planned, the project should be wrapped up by spring 2014.
According to the Detroit Free Press...
St. Xavier (OH) sophomore Justin Hilliard visited Michigan State on Monday and ended up leaving East Lansing with an offer.
Spartan Digest catches up with FOX Sports NEXT recruiting analyst Allen Trieu for more on new Michigan State pledge Matt Sokol and the Spartans recruiting efforts for the 2014 class.
We continue looking at those prospects who have given Michigan State their verbal pledge in our commitment spotlight series.
We start looking at those who have given Michigan State their verbal pledge in our commitment spotlight series.