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2022 Four-Star WR Dane Key Lists Michigan State in Top-10

Dane Key, a 2022 four-star wide receiver listed the Michigan State Spartans in his top-10.

EAST LANSING – Michigan State football made the cut for a top prospect in the 2022 recruiting class.

Mel Tucker and co. are still putting the finishing touches on their first set of recruits; however, the staff isn't afraid to look towards the future.

Dane Key, a '22 four-star wide receiver out of Lexington, KY, listed the Spartans in his top-10 schools alongside Arkansas, Virginia Tech, Purdue, Oregon, Wisconsin, Mississippi State, South Carolina, Virginia, and Kentucky.

The 6-foot-2, 170-pound wideout is the No. 35 WR prospect and the second-best player coming out of Kentucky.

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As of now, one expert predicts he'll end up a Wildcat, but having lost Rayshaun Benny and Andrel Anthony after projections stated they'd become Spartans, anything can happen.

By the Numbers

  • 2018: 37 receptions, 831 yards, 11 touchdowns
  • 2020: 30 receptions, 478 yards, 10 touchdowns

2021 Michigan State Commits

  • East Lansing (Mich.) High 3-star offensive tackle Ethan Boyd
  • St. Joseph Regional (NJ) High 3-star offensive guard Geno VanDeMark
  • Independence CC (KS) 3-star offensive tackle Brandon Baldwin
  • Warren Mott (Mich.) High 3-star strong-side defensive end Tyson Watson
  • Grad Transfer defensive end from Duke, Drew Jordan
  • Transfer cornerback from North Greenville, Kendall Brooks
  • Venice (Fla.) High 3-star cornerback Charles Brantley
  • Venice (Fla.) High 3-star cornerback Steffan Johnson
  • Transfer cornerback from Florida, Chester Kimbrough
  • Walk-on cornerback from Wheaton College, Spencer Rowland
  • Glenville (Ohio) High 3-star safety Michael Gravely
  • Archbishop Hoban (Ohio) High 3-star safety AJ Kirk
  • All Saints Episcopal (Texas) High 3-star quarterback Hampton Fay
  • Grad Transfer quarterback from Temple, Anthony Russo
  • Loyola (Mich.) High 3-star defensive tackle Derrick Harmon
  • Pearl-Cohn (TN.) High 3-star defensive end Alex Okelo
  • DeMatha Catholic (Md.) High 3-star cornerback Antoine Booth
  • Opelousas (LA) Catholic School 4-star wide receiver Keon Coleman
  • Oak Park (Mich.) High 3-star running back Davion Primm
  • Transfer running back from Auburn, Harold Joiner III
  • Transfer running back from Wake Forest, Kenneth Walker III
  • Transfer offensive lineman from Arkansas State, Jarrett Horst
  • Florence (AL) High 3-star outside linebacker Carson Casteel
  • North Forney (Texas) High 3-star tight end Kameron Allen
  • Hun School (NJ) High 3-star offensive guard Kevin Wigenton
  • Bishop Gorman (NV) High 4-star outside linebacker Ma'a Gaoteote
  • PWO transfer linebacker from Army, Samih Beydoun
  • Transfer linebacker from Michigan, Ben VanSumeren
  • Transfer linebacker from Minnesota, Itayvion Brown
  • Chandler (AZ) High 2-star long snapper Hank Pepper
  • Norwalk (Ohio) High 5-star kicker Garrison Smith

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