Position-by-position breakdown of the Spartans entering preseason camp.
2016 SEASON: Redshirted . . . named Scout Team Player of the Week vs. Rutgers . . . enrolled at Michigan State on Jan. 11, 2016, for the beginning of the spring semester and participated in spring practice . . . originally signed a National Letter of Intent with Michigan State on Feb. 4, 2015 . . . cut short his LDS mission to Mount Vernon, Virginia, due to a knee injury.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Rated one of the top defensive ends in the nation by ESPN.com (No. 48) and Scout.com (No. 50) . . . ranked one of the top weakside defensive ends in the country by Rivals.com (No. 30) and 247Sports (No. 39) . . . listed among the top players in the state of Utah by ESPN.com (No. 8) and 247 Sports (No. 11) . . . ranked the No. 2 defensive end prospect in the state of Utah by Scout.com . . . ranked among the top players in the West by ESPN.com (No. 95) . . . collected 73 tackles, including 16 for losses and 12 sacks, as a senior at Taylorsville High School . . . ranked tied for fourth in the state in Class 5A with his 12 sacks in 2014 . . . named a second-team all-state selection as a senior by the Deseret News . . . recorded 61 tackles, including 8.5 sacks, as a junior at Brighton High School . . . was a member of Jordan High School’s Class 5A state championship team as a sophomore in 2012 . . . also played basketball at Waterford School his first two seasons; was allowed to play football at Jordan due to UHSAA’s “co-op rule” since Waterford didn’t have a football team . . . son of Eugene and Michelle Hunt . . . born Nov. 27, 1996 . . . majoring in English.