Spring game set for Saturday, April 20 at 2:30 p.m. in Spartan Stadium.
Spartans take on Iowa Saturday at noon in Spartan Stadium on Homecoming.
MSU and Ohio State set to meet Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in Spartan Stadium.
MSU and Boise State will meet for the first time Friday night at 8 p.m. at Spartan Stadium.
Fifth-year senior and three-year letterwinner has appeared in 27 career games . . . after spending his entire career at tight end, practiced at offensive tackle during spring drills, but will return to tight end in preseason camp.
2012 SEASON (JUNIOR): Saw action in all 12 regular-season games as a back-up tight end to earn his third letter.
2011 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in four games (vs. Youngstown State, Florida Atlantic, Central Michigan and Indiana) to earn his second letter.
2010 SEASON (RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN): Saw action in 11 games in 2010 while working behind Charlie Gantt and Brian Linthicum at tight end.
2009 SEASON: Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Selected to play in the 2009 Ohio North-South All-Star Classic . . . had two catches for 26 yards for the North, including a 9-yard touchdown reception in the first quarter . . . rated among the nation's top tight ends by Scout.com (No. 64) . . . named to PrepStar's All-Midwest Team . . . ranked among the state's top tight ends by OhioVarsity.com (No. 9) . . . three-year starter at tight end and outside linebacker for Coach Frank Horvath at Vermilion (Ohio) High School . . . honorable mention All-Ohio selection in 2008 . . . earned first-team All-West Shore Conference, first-team All-Lorain County and first-team Associated Press Northeast Lakes All-District (Division III) honors as a senior . . . selected as the team's Lineman of the Year in 2008 . . . recorded 44 tackles as a senior . . . had 15 receptions for 135 yards (9.0 avg.) in 2008 . . . credited with 130 career tackles . . . three-year letterman on the Vermilion basketball team . . . averaged 9.3 points and 12.4 rebounds for the Sailors as a senior . . . son of Danielle Hoebing . . . born Jan. 4, 1991 . . . member of the National Honor Society . . . majoring in interdisciplinary studies in social science - human capital and society.
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