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Michigan State Football: Mark Dantonio Tweets "Checkmate" After Landing 4-Star DE Josh King

Friday morning, Michigan State secured the commitment of a four-star defensive end named Josh King. It didn't take long for head coach Mark Dantonio to hop on Twitter and make a somewhat lame chess-related joke. Dantonio, after expressing how excited he was to hear the news, proclaimed "Checkmate" to his followers. You know, because he landed the King.

">June 5, 2015

">June 5, 2015

We do admit, it's more creative than the typical "boom" that most coaches tweet out. That being said, it's fair to assume that King rolled his eyes reading the tweet.