Connor Cook threw for 304 yards and three touchdowns in the Big Ten Championship.
True freshman connects on a 25-yard and 42-yard field goal in his first collegiate appearance.
Michigan State vs. Ohio State
USATSPI: Michigan State vs. Minnesota - 11/30/13
Michigan @ Michigan State
Michigan State @ Illinois
2013 NOTES: True freshman ranks second on the team in scoring with 65 points . . . has connected on 92.3 percent of his field-goal attempts (12-of-13), which ranks first in the Big Ten . . . is 6-of-6 from 40-plus yards . . . is 29-for-31 in point-after attempts . . . honorable mention All-Big Ten pick by the media . . . ranks ninth in the Big Ten in scoring (7.2 ppg.) and fifth in kick scoring . . . kicked a 37-yard field goal, his 10th made in a row, and made three PATs at Northwestern . . . scored 11 points at Nebraska, including two field goals (45 and 25 yards) and five PATs . . . collected 11 points in win over No. 23 Michigan, including three field goals (40, 44 and 35 yards) and two PATs . . . made all six of his PATs vs. Illinois and Indiana . . . scored 14 points at Iowa and was 4-of-5 on field-goal attempts (made from 27, 35, 49 and 40 yards) against the Hawkeyes . . . made his collegiate debut at No. 22 Notre Dame; connected on a 25-yard and 42-yard field goal and also made his only PAT against the Irish . . . ranked the nation's top kicker in the Class of 2013 by Rivals.com (No. 1) and 247Sports.com (No. 1).
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Made game-winning, 56-yard field goal with 5:14 left in the fourth quarter of the 2013 Ohio High School Football Coaches Association's annual North-South Classic (Divisions IV, V and VI) in Dayton, Ohio, on April 27 as the North defeated the South, 27-24 . . . represented the East in the 2013 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl in Carson, Calif. . . . ranked among the nation's top kickers by Rivals.com (No. 1), 247Sports.com (No. 1), Chris Sailer (No. 1), Scout.com (No. 9) and ESPN.com (No. 12) . . . listed among the Midwest's top prospects by ESPN.com (No. 121) . . . named to PrepStar's All-Midwest Team . . . rated among Ohio's top seniors by 247Sports.com (No. 45) and ESPN.com (No. 57) . . . two-year starter for Coach Chris Hardman at Ottawa Hills High School in Toledo, Ohio . . . Associated Press Division VI All-Ohio First-Team selection in 2012 . . . also started at wide receiver and safety for the Green Bears . . . connected on 6-of-10 field-goal attempts as a senior, including a career-long 54-yarder . . . 48 of his 52 kickoffs resulted in touchbacks (.923) in 2012 . . . averaged 41.6 yards per punt as a senior . . . converted 35-of-37 extra-point attempts (.946) as a junior . . . 88 percent of kickoffs resulted in touchbacks in 2011 . . . also averaged 41.6 yards per punt as a junior . . . scored two touchdowns in 2010 . . . two-time Division III All-Ohio selection in soccer as a goalkeeper (senior: first team; junior: second team) . . . son of Jim and Mary Geiger . . . born Oct. 4, 1994 . . . majoring in engineering.
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