- Sep 5, 2006
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Will be interesting to see how the 2020 recruiting classes deals with this.
Tucker, as you can see here, quits Colorado and moves to Michigan State. Alfano credited him from day one as being the reason he chose Tuckers' program.
It's been interesting to follow the attention placed on transfers this past season. We've seen so much praise heaped upon Burrows and Fields under the guise of "look how well the transfer options have worked since their inception."
He would have had to be pretty scared of any potential NCAA issues to turn down a job at MSU versus Colorado.
You have to give Mel credit for stepping into very difficult job knowing full well that success will be a real challenge. JMO but 8-4/9-3 and a bowl game is doing a good job at MSU. Where is he going to get his players?
He gave CU a chance. Michigan St doubled his salary and more than doubled the pool of money to hire assistants.