Michigan State names O'Connor, Cox, Bullough captains for 2016 season

Posted at 2:47 PM, Aug 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-26 08:39:24-04

Michigan State players voted for captains, with the announcement coming on Thursday morning.

Quarterback Tyler O’Connor, linebacker Riley Bullough, and safety Demetrious Cox were chosen as captains for the 2016 season.

O'Connor was named the starting quarterback earlier this week. All three captains are fifth-year seniors.

The Spartans open their season next Friday night against Furman.