Update: Prep grads Williams, Terry post solid statistics for MSU

   September 29, 2014 2:04 pm

As Michigan State blew out Eastern Michigan (73-14) and Wyoming (56-14) the past two weekends, Cathedral Prep graduates Delton Williams and Damion Terry got an opportunity to show off their potential while seeing significant playing time. Williams now leads the Spartans with four rushing touchdowns after scoring three TDs in reserve action against Eastern Michigan and adding another during…

Prep grads Terry, Williams play well in Michigan State rout

   September 27, 2014 4:24 pm

Cathedral Prep graduates Damion Terry and Delton Williams received ample playing time today for the second straight game as Michigan State routed an opponent for the second consecutive week. Terry, a redshirt freshman quarterback, completed all six of his pass attempts for a career-best 56 yards in the Spartans’ 56-14 victory over Wyoming in East…

Michigan State installs ‘Brass’ offensive package for Terry

Damion Terry

   September 26, 2014 6:46 pm

In the Michigan State’s 73-14 victory over Eastern Michigan last week, Cathedral Prep graduate Damion Terry received his earliest playing time yet when he briefly took over at quarterback with the Spartans leading 21-0 late in the first quarter. Terry, a redshirt freshman, quickly completed a 6-yard pass. He soon added a 6-yard run. After the…

Conner’s big half leads area major-college football players

   August 31, 2014 10:17 am

As he did all last season, McDowell graduate James Conner led a group of District 10 graduates at the Football Bowl Subdivision level this weekend. Conner, a 6-foot 2-inch, 250-pound sophomore rushed for 153 yards and four touchdowns during the first half of Pitt’s 62-0 victory over Delaware. Conner was expected to see time at defensive…

On Campus: College football cram session

   August 29, 2014 11:58 am

Meadville graduate Artrel Foster didn’t see the field when he redshirted with the Temple football team as a freshman in 2013. Foster won’t forget the first game of his college career any time soon. Temple, sparked by its defense, rolled to a 37-7 victory at Vanderbilt on Thursday night. The 6-foot, 170-pound reserve defensive back…

Prep grads Terry, Williams enter season No. 3 at MSU positions

   August 29, 2014 7:09 am

Michigan State has high expectations as it opens the season tonight with a home game against Jacksonville State. Mark Dantonio’s Spartans are coming off a 13-1 season in which they won the Big Ten championship and claimed a victory in the Rose Bowl. MSU returns many of its key offensive players, including quarterback Connor Cook and…

Ten former District 10 players at FBS programs

   August 28, 2014 7:44 am

Ten former District 10 football players are on rosters for major-college programs in the Football Bowl Subdivision this season. Check out the list, which includes two players at Penn State, Notre Dame and Michigan State, one at Pitt and three at other schools. The group is headlined by Pitt sophomore James Conner, who will play running…

Prep grad Terry passes for 288 yards, 4 TDs in MSU scrimmage

   August 9, 2014 9:49 pm

Cathedral Prep grad Damion Terry turned in a strong performance in Michigan State’s first preseason scrimmage today. Terry, a redshirt freshman quarterback, completed 13-of-18 pass attempts for 288 yards and four touchdowns as the offense beat the defense 47-30. Terry threw touchdown passes of 57 yards to Matt Macksood, 42 yards to Andre Sims Jr.,…

Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 22


   August 6, 2014 6:43 am

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 22 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 22 A pair of prominent Erie County players with the jersey No. 22 are in the spotlight today in College Kickoff Countdown . Fort LeBoeuf great…

Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 27


   August 1, 2014 6:34 pm

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 27 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 27 Today’s countdown number is 27, but a college football program featuring Erie County standouts will open the season 28 days from today on Friday, Aug. 29….