Jack has covered sports and more as a writer and broadcaster in Mid-Michigan since 1978. A three-time Michigan Sportswriter of the Year, he was a 2006 inductee into the Greater Lansing Area Sports Hall of Fame. A two-time graduate of MSU, he has contributed more than 125 pieces for national publications including Sports Illustrated, The Sporting News, Basketball Times, and Street & Smith’s College Football and College Basketball. The former English teacher and coach spent nearly a quarter-century as a beat writer and columnist for the Lansing State Journal and has won 21 major writing awards before entering broadcasting in 2002.
Jack’s latest book (co-authored with Joe Rexrode), “The Perfect :10” – focuses on the stories, players, fans and history of the MSU and Michigan rivalry and the epic ending to the football game on October 17, 2015 – is now available for purchase. To order a copy, visit 10PerfectSeconds.com