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Demetrious Cox
Demetrious Cox

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Jeannette, Pa.

High School:
Jeannette

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
S

Experience:
1L


04/26/2014

Spring Game Marks Beginning For Emerging Players

Cornerback Darian Hicks, quarterback Damion Terry and safety Demetrious Cox are among those players who made their presence known in Saturday's Green-White game.

04/12/2013

Spartans Preparing For Second Jersey Scrimmage

Second spring scrimmage scheduled for Saturday.

04/03/2013

Spartan Quarterbacks Focus On Creativity

With a greater emphasis on providing "live" game-like situations in spring practice, MSU coaches expect the quarterback to produce positive yardage when plays breakdown this fall.

03/18/2013

Dantonio Previews Spring Practice

Michigan State begins spring practice Tuesday.

02/11/2013

Winter Football Conditioning in Full Force

Michigan State completed its fourth of 12 scheduled winter conditioning workouts on Monday, Feb. 11.

10/18/2014

Michigan State 56- Indiana 17

10/11/2014

Michigan State 45 - Purdue 31

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio likes his team's resilience.

Now it's time to develop a knockout punch.

Connor Cook threw three touchdown passes and Nick Hill ran for two scores Saturday, but No. 8 Michigan State still needed a late interception return for a touchdown to hold on 45-31 at Purdue

09/27/2014

Michigan State 56 - Wyoming 14

12/29/2013

Michigan State Media Day

12/08/2013

Michigan State 34 - Ohio State 24

Career Stats | Game-by-Game Statistics: 2013 | 2014

Third-year player enters preseason camp as the No. 2 free safety . . . combined for 11 tackles and two pass break-ups in the two spring scrimmages and the Green-White game . . . posted two tackles, a pass break-up and returned an interception 21 yards in the Green-White game . . . had six stops in the second spring scrimmage April 12.

2013 SEASON (RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN): Appeared in all 14 games, primarily on special teams, to earn his first letter . . . recorded six tackles . . . posted a career-high three stops against Western Michigan in the season opener.

2012 SEASON: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: SuperPrep, MaxPreps and PrepStar All-American . . . ranked among the nation's Top 100 prospects by Tom Lemming and Scout.com (No. 97) . . . rated among the country's top safeties by Scout.com (No. 8), Rivals.com (No. 13), 247Sports.com (No. 18) and ESPN.com (No. 28) . . . listed among the nation's top defensive backs by SuperPrep (No. 29) . . . ranked among Pennsylvania's top seniors by SuperPrep (No. 8), Rivals.com (No. 10), ESPN.com (No. 11) and 247Sports.com (No. 11) . . . selected to play in the inaugural Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl in Phoenix, Ariz. . . . three-year starter for Roy Hall at Jeannette High School . . . Class AA first-team all-state selection by Pennsylvania Sports Writers in 2011 . . . headlined Post-Gazette's East Xtra Fabulous 22 All-Stars . . . named Pittsburgh Post-Gazette WPIAL Class AA Player of the Year after leading the Jayhawks (12-1) advance to 2011 state championship game . . . earned All-PIAA honors after accounting for 2,173 total yards and 31 touchdowns as a senior . . . rushed for 1,263 yards and 22 TDs in 2011 . . . completed 62-of-106 throws (.585) for 910 yards and nine scores as a senior . . . recorded 63 tackles and three interceptions, returning one for a TD, in 2011 . . . scored 10 TDs during Jeannette's playoff run . . . produced 1,319 total yards and 16 TDs as a junior . . . ran for 621 yards and 12 scores in 2010 . . . threw for 698 yards (55-of-88 passing) and four TDs as a junior . . . tallied 55 tackles and three interceptions in 2010, as the Jayhawks held 10 of their opponents to 13 points or less . . . surpassed the 1,000-point career milestone in basketball during his senior season . . . earned all-conference honors as junior after averaging 18 points per game . . . son of Dorsey Cox and Rochelle Tillman . . . born April 20, 1994 . . . majoring in advertising.

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