© 2022 Michigan State University Board of Trustees
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Current Sports | February 2, 2017

Recruiting; Signing Day Wrap-Up; Pressure on High School Athletes; Super Bowl; Current Sports Production Assistants; Isaiah Hole.

On today's "Current Sports with Al Martin" as has been well covered, Al hates recruiting. This time, however, he explains why, going into a full indictment of signing day protocols. Using the usually comical tale of Kevin Hart, an offensive lineman who faked his recruitment nearly a decade ago, Al stresses why the pressure that is put on high school athletes is overwhelming and dangerous. Engineer Isaac Constans weighs in. Then, a caller commences the frenzy of Super Bowl coverage set for tomorrow's show, providing his prediction. Hear the Current Sports picks for tonight's MSU men's basketball match versus Nebraska, and hear from the new Current Sports production assistants, Zach Manning and Austin Short, about what they'll be covering. The show closes with a Michigan recruiting preview provided by Wolverine247 reporter Isaiah Hole.

Episode 865

News from WKAR will never be behind a paywall. Ever. We need your help to keep our coverage free for everyone. Please consider supporting the news you rely on with a donation today. You can support our journalism for as little as $5. Every contribution, no matter the size, propels our vital coverage. Thank you.