The MSU football team is officially headed to Arizona for the Buffalo Wild Wings bowl on Dec. 29 in Tempe. They will face 7-5 TCU in the bowl.
It will be their first ever trip to the bowl. The bowl appearance will be the 23rd for the Spartans and sixth straight.
MSU will receive an allotment of 11,000 tickets and the ticket prices will range from $25-$125.
Here are some of the MSU award winners from today’s team banquet.
Governor’s Award (most valuable player): RB Le’Veon Bell
Biggie Munn Award (most inspirational): LB Max Bullough
Doug Weaver Oil Can Award (team humorist): CB Johnny Adams and DL James Kittredge
Danziger Award (outstanding Detroit-Area player): DL William Gholston
Downtown Coaches Club Award (senior special teams): K Dan Conroy
Downtown Coaches Club Award (senior offense):RG Chris McDonald
Downtown Coaches Club Award (senior defense): CB Johnny Adams
Up Front Award (outstanding offensive lineman): TE Dion Sims
Outstanding Underclass Back Award : RB Le’Veon Bell (offense) and LB Max Bullough (defense)
Outstanding Underclass Lineman Award: Jack Allen (offense) and William Gholston (defense).
MSU Football Player Association’s Community Service Award: OL Fou Fonoti.
Clarence Underwood Sportsmanship Award: QB Andrew Maxwell and LB Chris Norman
Tommy Love Award (most improved): WR Keith Mumphery (offense) and S Kurtis Drummond (defense)
Potsy Ross Award (scholar-athlete): P Mike Sadler
Iron Man Award (strength and conditioning): LB Max Bullough
Jim Adams Award (unsung heroes): OL Ethan Ruhland (offense) and CB Darqueze Dennard (defense)
President’s Award (senior lineman/senior back for perseverance): Anthony Rashad White (DL) and Larry Caper (RB)