A Mississippi State star is heading north.
Middle Tennessee football added former Mississippi State safety Deontay Evans to its official roster. Evans announced his transfer from Starkville in July.
— Aldo Amato (@Aldo_Amato) August 25, 2016
Evans was a 3-star recruit and posted 86 tackles and 5 passes defended in three years as a reserve.
As a grad transfer, Evans will be immediately eligible. He is expected to compete right away for a starting job with the Blue Raiders.