MSU Spartans
Rotating image

 
 
 
4
Michael Geiger
Michael Geiger

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Toledo, Ohio

High School:
Ottawa Hills

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 189

Position:
K

Experience:
1L


04/27/2014

2013 Spartan Football Awards Banquet Recap

All-American Darqueze Dennard voted Most Valuable Player by his teammates.

03/20/2014

Spartans Honored at State Capitol

Spartans recognized for winning the 100th Rose Bowl Game.

01/08/2014

Conklin, Geiger Named FWAA Freshman All-Americans

Red-shirt freshman offensive tackle Jack Conklin started all but one game in 2013, while true freshman kicker Michael Geiger set the school single-season record for field-goal percentage at .938.

12/20/2013

Championship Season Full of Realization, Reclamation and Redemption

Michael Geiger, Tony Lippett and Denicos Allen all take different paths to Rose Bowl.

12/08/2013

No. 10 Spartans Win Big Ten Championship, Down No. 2 Ohio State

Connor Cook threw for 304 yards and three touchdowns in the Big Ten Championship.

12/07/2013

Michigan State vs. Ohio State

Michigan State vs. Ohio State

11/30/2013

USATSPI: Michigan State vs. Minnesota - 11/30/13

USATSPI: Michigan State vs. Minnesota - 11/30/13

11/02/2013

Michigan @ Michigan State

Michigan @ Michigan State

10/26/2013

Michigan State @ Illinois

Michigan State @ Illinois

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


CAREER NOTES: Second-year player is in his second season as the starting placekicker after a record-breaking freshman season . . . named to the Lou Groza Award Watch List (nation's top placekicker) and the College Football Performance Awards Watch List for the Placekicker Trophy . . . preseason All-Big Ten selection by Athlon Sports (first team), Phil Steele (first team), Sporting News (first team) and Lindy's (second team) . . . set an MSU single-season record as a true freshman by making 93.8 percent of his field-goal attempts (15-of-16), which ranked first in the Big Ten and tied for fourth in the NCAA FBS . . . Freshman All-American (FWAA).

2014 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Had his streak of 13 consecutive field goals made snapped as he missed 41-yard attempt in the first quarter against Jacksonvillle State; made a 35-yard attempt in the second quarter . . . tied his career high with six PATs against the Gamecocks.

2013 SEASON (FRESHMAN): True freshman set an MSU single-season record by making 93.8 percent of his field-goal attempts (15-of-16), which ranked first in the Big Ten and tied for fourth in the NCAA FBS . . . ranked second on the team in scoring with 81 points . . . ranked tied for third in the Big Ten with 15 field goals made . . . closed the season by making 13 consecutive field goals (school record: 15 by Brett Swenson in 2008) . . . ranked tied for fifth in the Big Ten in scoring (7.4 ppg.) and tied for second in kick scoring . . . was 8-of-8 from 40-plus yards . . . was 36-for-38 in point-after attempts (.947) . . . named first-team Freshman All-American by the Football Writers Association of America . . . garnered honorable mention All-America recognition from SI.com . . . honorable mention All-Big Ten pick by the media . . . named to ESPN.com Big Ten All-Freshman Team . . . connected on a 31-yard field goal in the third quarter of the Rose Bowl Game against Stanford that tied the game at 17; also made all three of his PATs in the win over the Cardinal . . . named CFPA National Placekicker of the Week after scoring 10 points (two field goals, four PATs) in win over No. 2 Ohio State in the Big Ten Championship Game; connected on a 40-yarder in the first quarter and a 44-yarder in the third quarter . . . kicked a 37-yard field goal 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 25 and 42-yard field goals and also made his only PAT against the Irish.

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, California . . . 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.

Loading...

SHOP NOW

at the official
Online Store