Recruiting Roundup (February 21)

The Spartans are hard after many top juniors and some are visiting soon/visited recently. Spartan Digest has stories with those recruits and many more!

**2015 Dublin (Ohio) Scioto linebacker Nick Conner is one of the best at his position in the Midwest. He talks with Dave Berk about his interest in the Spartans and when he will be making a visit to Michigan State: Conner ready to visit Spartans ($)

Conner also spoke with Derek Young earlier week more widely about his recruitment and the pair of schools he is most focused on: Emerging junior linebacker in Ohio ($)

**Hubbard (Ohio) junior running back L.J. Scott was an early offer for Michigan State and he was on campus last weekend. With a couple of big new offers in the fold, where does Michigan State stand? Bill Greene has more: Michigan State impresses Scott ($)

**Another Ohio junior running back, Austintown Fitch's Darrin Hall, recently visited Michigan State. He talks with Bill Greene about where the Spartans stand in his recruitment: Nike SPARQ Massillon: Darrin Hall ($)

**Merrillville (Ind.) Andrean junior linebacker Josh Barajas made his first visit to East Lansing and left impressed and seeing it as a place he could play: Barajas: "It would be a sweet place to play" ($)

**Another Ohio product the Spartans are keeping tabs on is Westerville South offensive lineman Rob Dowdy. Dave Berk talks with Dowdy about his interest in Michigan State: Dowdy looking to add Spartans ($)

**Brother Rice (Mich.) junior quarterback Alex Malzone is seeing increased interest and netted his first BCS offer this week. The in-state signal caller talks with Dave Berk about where Michigan State factors into his recruitment: Malzone waiting patiently on Spartans ($)

**Lakewood (Ohio) St. Edward is a powerhouse and is loaded in the 2015 class. A group of players visited Michigan State last weekend and we have recaps from four of them:

Andrew Dowell gets "good feeling" from MSU visit ($)

David Dowell sees more of Michigan State this time ($)

Stump visits MSU after big week of offers ($)

Henderson takes first trip to East Lansing ($)

**Michigan State recently offered 2015 Glassboro (N.J.) wide receiver Juwan Johnson. The 6-foot-4 target talks about the offer and when he wants to make a decision: Johnson offered by MSU, making decision soon ($)

**Michigan State is a school that Fort Lauderdale St Thomas Aquinas safety Tyson Cisrow grew up rooting for among others. He has some early offers, writers Corey Bender: A handful of options early on for Cisrow ($)

**Jackson (Ohio) junior linebacker Reagan Williams was on campus in East Lansing last weekend for junior day and the versatile prospect is on the MSU radar: Williams makes another Big Ten visit ($)

**The 2016 class in Michigan features a crop of talented wide receivers. Wyandotte (Mich.) wideout Donnie Corley Jr. took MVP for his position at the Best of the Midwest this week. He talks his recruitment thus far with Josh Newkirk: Corley Jr. wins WR MVP at Best of the Midwest ($)

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**2016 standout Caleb Swanigan was recently on campus at Michigan State. Rob Harrington put together a scouting report on the Fort Wayne (Ind.) Homestead: Caleb Swanigan: Sophomore Sampler ($)

**Michigan State has a commitment from 2014 point guard Lourawls Nairn from Bel Aire (Kan.) Sunrise Christian, and is keeping an eye on his teammate Marvin Clark, reports Brian Snow: Clark making visits ($)

**2015 Saginaw (Mich.) Arthur Hill guard Eric Davis has an early Michigan State offer and Brian Snow grabbed an update with him: Davis having a big year ($)

**2016 point guard Cassius Winston (U of D Jesuit) is a top name in-state and Brian Snow put together highlights of the point guard who has a Michigan State offer: Highlights: Cassius Winston ($)

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