Michigan State football has nabbed a pass rusher for its 2022 recruiting class just hours before he was to compete in his state playoffs.

James Schott, a three-star edge player from Indiana, announced his commitment Friday to the Spartans via Twitter. Schott had reportedly committed to Miami of Ohio in June.

The 6-foot-4, 215-pound senior at Center Grove High School (Greenwood, Indiana) chose MSU over a slew of Mid-American Conference programs including Western Michigan and Central Michigan. Greenwood is about 12 miles south of Indianapolis.

He joins an MSU 2022 class that ranks fourth in the Big Ten and 18th in the country, according to 247Sports. In July, another defensive end — Chase Carter, out of Minneapolis — committed to the class.

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