"I didn't visit Michigan State," defensive tackle Carl Howard said when asked about an official visit with the Spartans. "I had a football game Saturday so I couldn't make it."
"I have a visit with Virginia Tech and one with Rutgers. Virginia Tech is Dec. 12 and Rutgers is Dec. 19."
"And I'm talking with Michigan State about a visit."
"And I'm looking at Syracuse and Pitt, North Carolina State, and Nebraska."
"All of them offered me."
"In no particular order I like Michigan State, North Carolina State, Virginia Tech, Pitt, and Nebraska best."
The 6-foot-4 and 295 pound Howard has helped lead Matawan, N.J. to a 7-0 record. Howard is the Rivals.com number 26 defensive tackle prospect and has a three star