Mark Dantonio provides an injury update on snapper Steve Moore; plus notes and quotes from Day 1 of Big Ten Media Days.
MSU had plenty of heroes in its 33-30 triple-overtime victory over No. 18 Georgia.
Heir apparent might see action in Monday's Outback Bowl against Georgia.
2011 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in three games (Youngstown State, Central Michigan, Georgia) as a long snapper to earn his first letter . . . was the starting long snapper for the Spartans in the 2012 Outback Bowl win over No. 18 Georgia.
2010 SEASON: Redshirted . . . first enrolled at Michigan State in the fall of 2009 but did not join the football team until winter workouts in January 2010.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Two-year starter for Coach Chip Kleinhans at Pinconning (Mich.) Area High School . . . earned first-team all conference honors as a linebacker in 2008 . . . recorded 48 tackles as a senior and returned his only interception 40 yards for a touchdown vs. Goodrich . . . threw for more than 800 yards and 10 scores as the starting quarterback in 2008 . . . started at tight end as a junior but his season was cut short after suffering a broken arm in Week 4 . . . two-time all-conference selection in baseball (first baseman/pitcher) . . . named to The Bay City Times Dream Team after batting .462 in 2009 with six home runs and 53 RBI . . became the first player in Spartan history to be selected Offensive MVP twice (junior and senior years) . . . three-year letterman won 18 career games as a pitcher . . . recognized as Pinconning Area Scholar-Athlete of the Year in 2008-09 . . . graduated from high school with a 3.8 grade-point average . . . son of Randy and Catherine Moore . . . born Nov. 21, 1990 . . . majoring in criminal justice.