Four-star wide receiver Antonio Gates Jr. commits to Michigan State


Antonio Gates Jr., a four-star wide receiver and son of legendary Chargers tight finish Antonio Gates, dedicated to Michigan State throughout the early signing interval on Wednesday.

Gates, a Dearborn, Mich. native, attends Fordson Excessive College. The 6-foot-1, 185-pound receiver initially introduced his dedication to the Spartans program in July. Earlier than his senior season, Gates Jr. was the No. 8 ranked player in state of Michigan according to 247Sports and the No. 45 senior wide receiver within the nation. 

As Gates Jr. heads to East Lansing, he beforehand instructed the Detroit Free-Press that his relationship with Spartans head coach Mel Tucker was like “household.”