A fresh batch of icers are coming. Head coach Danton Cole announced the addition of five Spartans to the incoming 2017-18 recruiting class.
When forward Mason Appleton announced Thursday he was leaving the MSU hockey program for the pros, he realistically left a hole.
Mason Appleton is headed to the pros. Appleton signed with the Winnipeg Jets, the team that drafted him in 2015. His three-year entry level contract has an average annual value of $758,333.
Head coach Mark Dantonio said his team is "back in business" June 6 after the multiple investigations surrounding the program concluded. Heading into a new season, the Spartans rely on a fresh leadership core as 11 of the 12 members of the 2016 Eagle Council graduated or are no longer with the program.
Mark Staten and Sheldon White are taking on new roles, head coach Mark Dantonio announced Tuesday.