It looks like it was a late night for MSU Athletic Director Bill Beekman. Around 2 am he struck a deal with Mel Tucker to become the 25th Head Coach in the history of Michigan State Football.

He tweeted this weekend he was staying put at Colorado but apparently a raise and millions of dollars changed his mind. He was a graduate assistant under Nick Saban at MSU back in 1997-98. Then, he was the defensive coordinator at Georgia.

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