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ESPN
Walton interview with Lakers OK'd by Warriorsis widely believed to be heading L.A.'s search‎, is a known admirer of college
Walton interview with Lakers OK'd by Warriors
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
is widely believed to be heading L.A.'s search‎, is a known admirer of college coaches Roy Williams of North Carolina and Tom Izzo of Michigan State, though neither is thought to be looking to move to the NBA. NBA coaching sources say that the... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
It's the most wonderful time of the yearcan recite RPI and talk strength of schedule with the best of them. My mother a
It's the most wonderful time of the year
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
can recite RPI and talk strength of schedule with the best of them. My mother and I debate who is most evil -- Bill Self or Tom Izzo -- from November to March. And March? Well, March is my happy time. We've got regular season wrap-ups, conference... Read more
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SportingNews
Lakers want next coach to be a 'recruiter-in-chief' above all else, SN source saysGundy or Mark Jackson are strong candidates) or a good reputation as an assista
Lakers want next coach to be a 'recruiter-in-chief' above all else, SN source says
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
Gundy or Mark Jackson are strong candidates) or a good reputation as an assistant coach (Ettore Messina) or college coach (Tom Izzo, Jay Wright or Sean Miller), the Lakers can’t improve until they simply get better players to sign with the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
How the Race for Class of 2017's No. 1 Spot Will Be Won"Terrific 24"—located less than two miles from the EYBL's weekend headquarters
How the Race for Class of 2017's No. 1 Spot Will Be Won
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
"Terrific 24"—located less than two miles from the EYBL's weekend headquarters in Westfield—Williams drew head coaches like Tom Izzo and Fran McCaffery and a host of high-major assistant coaches to a Saturday afternoon game. The "Terrific 24" is run... Read more
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News 10 WILX
ESPN Says Izzo On Lakers' Coaching Listthat the Los Angeles Lakers have a list of nine potential candidates to replace
ESPN Says Izzo On Lakers' Coaching List
News 10 WILX / Posted 7 days ago
that the Los Angeles Lakers have a list of nine potential candidates to replace the fired Byron Scott and Michigan State's Tom Izzo is on that list. The 61-year old Izzo has completed 21 seasons as the Spartans' head coach and he has been courted... Read more
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New York Post
All Lakers eyes on Luke Walton after delayed Scott firingadded a Mount Rushmore of college coaches to the Lakers’ desired list of option
All Lakers eyes on Luke Walton after delayed Scott firing
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
added a Mount Rushmore of college coaches to the Lakers’ desired list of options: Jay Wright, Kevin Ollie, Roy Williams, Tom Izzo and John Calipari. The Lakers finished with the NBA’s second-worst record at 17-65 this season, losing four more... Read more
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ESPN
Lakers' Scott out after franchise-worst seasonin their search. Among the candidates the Lakers will look at are Luke Walton,
Lakers' Scott out after franchise-worst season
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
in their search. Among the candidates the Lakers will look at are Luke Walton, Kevin Ollie, Jay Wright, Roy Williams, Tom Izzo, John Calipari, Ettore Messina, Jeff Van Gundy and David Blatt, sources told Shelburne. According to ESPN's Brian... Read more
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SportingNews
Lakers have long list of candidates for next coachto media reports. The names, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reports, include Luke Wal
Lakers have long list of candidates for next coach
SportingNews / Posted 7 days ago
to media reports. The names, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reports, include Luke Walton, Kevin Ollie, Jay Wright, Roy Williams, Tom Izzo, John Calipari, Ettore Messina, Jeff Van Gundy and David Blatt. ESPN's Brian Windhorst reports Jeff Hornacek is also... Read more
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give me sport
Lakers' coach wishlist apparently 10 names strong: Meet the candidatesKansas. Winner of two national titles with the Tar Heels where a number of curr
Lakers' coach wishlist apparently 10 names strong: Meet the candidates
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
Kansas. Winner of two national titles with the Tar Heels where a number of current NBA stars played their college ball.9) Tom Izzo - Current position: Michigan State University head coach A member of the 2016 class of Hall of Fame inductees after... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Magic Johnson raises money for Lansing scholarship programcan be used for tuition at Michigan State University and Lansing Community Coll
Magic Johnson raises money for Lansing scholarship program
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 10 days ago
can be used for tuition at Michigan State University and Lansing Community College. Michigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo said that everybody "needs a special person to drag people together, and Magic is that person for this... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Magic Johnson raises money for Lansing scholarship programcan be used for tuition at Michigan State University and Lansing Community Coll
Magic Johnson raises money for Lansing scholarship program
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 10 days ago
can be used for tuition at Michigan State University and Lansing Community College. Michigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo said that everybody "needs a special person to drag people together, and Magic is that person for this... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Magic Johnson raises money for Lansing scholarship programcan be used for tuition at Michigan State University and Lansing Community Coll
Magic Johnson raises money for Lansing scholarship program
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
can be used for tuition at Michigan State University and Lansing Community College. Michigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo said that everybody "needs a special person to drag people together, and Magic is that person for this... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Magic Johnson unable to induct Izzo into Hall of Famehistory will be unable to induct it's most popular coach. Hall of Famer Earvin
Magic Johnson unable to induct Izzo into Hall of Fame
News 10 WILX / Posted 10 days ago
history will be unable to induct it's most popular coach. Hall of Famer Earvin "Magic" Johnson will be unable to induct Tom Izzo during the September 9th ceremony in Springfield, Massachusetts as it coincides with his 25th wedding anniversary... Read more
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The State News
What you could buy with MSU's 10 highest-paid salarieshowever, is more than the individual salaries of U-M men’s basketball coach Joh
What you could buy with MSU's 10 highest-paid salaries
The State News / Posted 12 days ago
however, is more than the individual salaries of U-M men’s basketball coach John Beilein and MSU men’s basketball coach Tom Izzo. 5. C. Konrad Gelbke “As a researcher, I am intrigued by the time-dependent phenomena that occur when nuclei... Read more
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SB Nation
Why would anyone want to be an NBA head coach?much more a front office function in the modern NBA, though assistants do some
Why would anyone want to be an NBA head coach?
SB Nation / Posted 12 days ago
much more a front office function in the modern NBA, though assistants do some advance scouting work. You have coaches like Tom Izzo who might more easily make the switch due to serious in-game and development chops. Coaches like that have a... Read more
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CBS Sports
2016 NBA Mock Draft: Ingram overtakes Simmons for No. 1 spotthings that tend to matter.15. Denver NuggetsDeyonta Davis, PF, Michigan State:
2016 NBA Mock Draft: Ingram overtakes Simmons for No. 1 spot
CBS Sports / Posted 13 days ago
things that tend to matter.15. Denver NuggetsDeyonta Davis, PF, Michigan State: Davis is the first one-and-done prospect Tom Izzo has coached since Zach Randolph. In other words, he's a rarity. But he's a terrific rebounder and shot-blocker for... Read more
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The News & Observer
HBCU Voice Ep. 14: Was McLendon’s induction into the HOF as a coach long overdue?Hall of Fame for the second time two weeks ago. Also joining him were Allen Ive
HBCU Voice Ep. 14: Was McLendon’s induction into the HOF as a coach long overdue?
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
Hall of Fame for the second time two weeks ago. Also joining him were Allen Iverson, Shaquille O’Neal, Yao Ming and Tom Izzo. The first time McLendon was inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame, he was inducted as a “contributor.” This time... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Hope, faith and MSU football for Father Jake FoglioLongtime priest survived car accident injuries to resume role as confidante to
Hope, faith and MSU football for Father Jake Foglio
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
Longtime priest survived car accident injuries to resume role as confidante to Mark Dantonio, Tom Izzo EAST LANSING – Look around Michigan State’s sideline during fall football games, it’s hard not to notice a bearded, older man milling about,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Winston, Bridges continue to display MSU bond at Jordan Brand ClassicBrand Classic Friday in New York. Video by Lauren Shute/Special to DFP. The si
Winston, Bridges continue to display MSU bond at Jordan Brand Classic
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Brand Classic Friday in New York. Video by Lauren Shute/Special to DFP. The signees said they hadn’t spoken to coach Tom Izzo recently, but Bridges expected the coaching staff to be on the hunt for big men after losing three in the last few... Read more
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The News & Observer
An overdue honor for basketball coach John B. McLendonas guard Allen Iverson and big men Yao Ming and Shaquille O’Neal, women’s playe
An overdue honor for basketball coach John B. McLendon
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
as guard Allen Iverson and big men Yao Ming and Shaquille O’Neal, women’s player Sheryl Swoopes, and Michigan State coach Tom Izzo. But the honoree whose impact on basketball was greatest, who quietly and relentlessly hastened racial integration... Read more
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SportingNews
Michigan State's Tom Izzo disapproves of intra-conference transfersTom Izzo is an old-school coach who is about to embark on a quest he isn't fond
Michigan State's Tom Izzo disapproves of intra-conference transfers
SportingNews / Posted 17 days ago
Tom Izzo is an old-school coach who is about to embark on a quest he isn't fond of. Transfers have become a big part of college basketball, almost as big as recruiting high school players. And as Izzo enters the offseason with three open... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Keith Guy helps Davis make major decisionto go pro lightly. Early during the Michigan State season Muskegon head coach
Keith Guy helps Davis make major decision
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
to go pro lightly. Early during the Michigan State season Muskegon head coach Keith Guy, as well as Spartan head coach Tom Izzo, knew that the NBA might be interested in Davis a lot faster than they expected so they started gathering... Read more
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The Alpena News
Spartans’ Davis declares for NBA draftbeen fortunate to live my dreams, but the real thrill as a coach is getting to
Spartans’ Davis declares for NBA draft
The Alpena News / Posted 18 days ago
been fortunate to live my dreams, but the real thrill as a coach is getting to see my players live their dreams,” coach Tom Izzo said. Davis is leaving a day after highly touted recruit Josh Jackson announced he wasn’t coming to Michigan State,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Couch: Deyonta Davis a tricky one-done for MSUget as much out of Davis as it hoped, which raises the question, was he worth i
Couch: Deyonta Davis a tricky one-done for MSU
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
get as much out of Davis as it hoped, which raises the question, was he worth it? EAST LANSING – The hours and energy Tom Izzo spent recruiting Deyonta Davis weren’t as long and fruitless as in other cases. Davis was a fairly local kid who... Read more
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ajc.com
Shaquille O'Neal in Decatur April 30 to promote new bookthe championship trophy after the Lakers won their second straight NBA champion
Shaquille O'Neal in Decatur April 30 to promote new book
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
the championship trophy after the Lakers won their second straight NBA championship in Philadelphia. O’Neal, Allen Iverson, Tom Izzo, Sheryl Swoopes, Yao Ming and Jerry Reinsdorf have been inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. The announcement... Read more
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ESPN
Vitale: The 16 best moments from 2015-2016 seasonwas one of the biggest upsets in tournament history. This was also a tough way
Vitale: The 16 best moments from 2015-2016 season
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
was one of the biggest upsets in tournament history. This was also a tough way to say farewell to Denzel Valentine. Tom Izzo called me and apologized for busting my bracket. He said his was busted too. Izzo makes Hall of Fame I was... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Michigan State's Davis enters NBA draftbeen fortunate to live my dreams, but the real thrill as a coach is getting to
Michigan State's Davis enters NBA draft
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
been fortunate to live my dreams, but the real thrill as a coach is getting to see my players live their dreams," coach Tom Izzo said. "I look forward to following Deyonta's development and career in the NBA for years to come." Davis is leaving... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Sports Page Live: Pre-show notes and researchfree. - Troy Williams has declared for the NBA Draft, Rick Bozich thinks he's
Sports Page Live: Pre-show notes and research
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
free. - Troy Williams has declared for the NBA Draft, Rick Bozich thinks he's in to stay. - A tough couple of days for Tom Izzo. They lose the nation's top recruit (Josh Jackson, went to first two years of HS in Detroit) to Kansas, and lose... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
MSU's Deyonta Davis leaving not all bad for IzzoIt has been a while, that much we know. Michigan State freshman big man Deyonta
MSU's Deyonta Davis leaving not all bad for Izzo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
It has been a while, that much we know. Michigan State freshman big man Deyonta Davis is headed to the NBA, giving coach Tom Izzo his first one-and-done player in 15 years. Since Zach Randolph. That Davis’ decision to head for the pros comes less... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Michigan State�s Deyonta Davis enters NBA draft after 1 yearbeen fortunate to live my dreams, but the real thrill as a coach is getting to
Michigan State�s Deyonta Davis enters NBA draft after 1 year
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
been fortunate to live my dreams, but the real thrill as a coach is getting to see my players live their dreams,� coach Tom Izzo said. �I look forward to following Deyonta�s development and career in the NBA for years to come.� Davis is leaving... Read more
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SportingNews
Deyonta Davis' NBA Draft declaration leaves team with three open scholarshipsdecision, but after talking to my family and coaches, I felt it was the right d
Deyonta Davis' NBA Draft declaration leaves team with three open scholarships
SportingNews / Posted 20 days ago
decision, but after talking to my family and coaches, I felt it was the right decision and one I’m fully committed to." Tom Izzo was supportive of his player's decision even though it marks only the second time he's had a player leave for the... Read more
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The State News
MSU basketball's Deyonta Davis declares for NBA draftbasketball debut, when he recorded 13 points and 11 rebounds in MSU's opening w
MSU basketball's Deyonta Davis declares for NBA draft
The State News / Posted 20 days ago
basketball debut, when he recorded 13 points and 11 rebounds in MSU's opening win over Florida Atlantic. MSU head coach Tom Izzo said he wants what is best for Davis and that he hopes more than just get drafted into the NBA, Davis is able to... Read more
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Vavel
Josh Jackson chooses Kansas over Michigan State and ArizonaState and Arizona, who were both eliminated in the Round of 64 in this year's N
Josh Jackson chooses Kansas over Michigan State and Arizona
Vavel / Posted 20 days ago
State and Arizona, who were both eliminated in the Round of 64 in this year's NCAA Tournament. Michigan State Head Coach Tom Izzo has been heavily recruiting Jackson, trying to build his own fab five. Had Jackson committed to the green and white... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Hall of Fame’s Lofton helps honor IM finalistarea are staggering. Lofton knew fully well about where he was: the gym that m
Hall of Fame’s Lofton helps honor IM finalist
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
area are staggering. Lofton knew fully well about where he was: the gym that marked the beginning of athletic futures for Tom Izzo and Steve Mariucci. A short walk for a drink of water took him past the memorabilia from the two over the years. He... Read more
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The State News
Column: State News bids farewell to Free Press beat writer Joe Rexrode“As my 2-year-old son and I pulled into the parking lot of an Okemos grocery st
Column: State News bids farewell to Free Press beat writer Joe Rexrode
The State News / Posted 20 days ago
“As my 2-year-old son and I pulled into the parking lot of an Okemos grocery store for some midday shopping, a text from Tom Izzo popped into my phone. It conveyed a simple message. ‘(Expletive) you.’ So I immediately called him on his cell... Read more
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MLive.com
See the 10 highest-paid Michigan State University employeesassistants. The 10 employees with the highest base pay range from President Lo
See the 10 highest-paid Michigan State University employees
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
assistants. The 10 employees with the highest base pay range from President Lou Anna Simon to Men's Basketball Coach Tom Izzo. However, it's important to note that base pay doesn't capture the full range of employee compensation, especially... Read more
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MLive.com
Search salaries for all Michigan State University employeesby the university do not capture the full range of compensation all employees r
Search salaries for all Michigan State University employees
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
by the university do not capture the full range of compensation all employees receive. For instance, men's basketball Coach Tom Izzo received a base pay of $411,545 last year. However, according to data from USA Today, Izzo's total compensation in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Couch: Minus Josh Jackson, MSU's recruiting class Tom Izzo's bestJabari Parker, Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones or Cliff Alexander. It feels less like
Couch: Minus Josh Jackson, MSU's recruiting class Tom Izzo's best
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
Jabari Parker, Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones or Cliff Alexander. It feels less like a rejection. Less damning to the program. Tom Izzo has already signed his highest-rated recruiting class in a Hall of Fame career — McDonald’s All-Americans Miles... Read more
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NBA.com
Beasley's winding career path gets a dose of stabilityis one that's going to be must-see TV on NBA TV in September. Congrats to the A
Beasley's winding career path gets a dose of stability
NBA.com / Posted 20 days ago
is one that's going to be must-see TV on NBA TV in September. Congrats to the Answer, the Diesel, Yao Ming, Sheryl Swoopes, Tom Izzo, John McClendon, Darell Garretson, Zelmo Beaty, Jerry Reinsdorf and Cumberland Posey for their selections to the... Read more
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ESPN
Villanova's Wright reflects on going from hot seat to titleand text messages this week: Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie and coach Doug Pederson
Villanova's Wright reflects on going from hot seat to title
ESPN / Posted 21 days ago
and text messages this week: Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie and coach Doug Pederson, Duke's Mike Krzyzewski, Michigan State's Tom Izzo and just about every coach you can think of. He has placed a few calls too. He's not naive. He knows that, with a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
isportsweb: How faith helped Spartans' Costello with disappointmenton the court, but an abundance of it at the highest levels. “I decided to come
isportsweb: How faith helped Spartans' Costello with disappointment
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
on the court, but an abundance of it at the highest levels. “I decided to come (to Michigan State), and I thank Coach (Tom) Izzo for that. It was starting that way and, my freshman year, I thought it was going to be easy,” Costello said. “I was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Hey Joe Top 10: Now for the final parting shotsmay appear (I say as I continue to write about myself). And sorry to those who
Hey Joe Top 10: Now for the final parting shots
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
may appear (I say as I continue to write about myself). And sorry to those who misinterpreted my farewell column today on Tom Izzo. It seems that most got it, but I figured some would see it as putting him down and/or patting myself on the back... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Rexrode: A farewell to Tom Izzo on last day on Michigan State beat– As my 2-year-old son and I pulled into the parking lot of an Okemos grocery s
Rexrode: A farewell to Tom Izzo on last day on Michigan State beat
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
– As my 2-year-old son and I pulled into the parking lot of an Okemos grocery store for some midday shopping, a text from Tom Izzo popped into my phone. It conveyed a simple message. “(Expletive) you.” So I immediately called him on his cell... Read more
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CBS Sports
Hoop Summit: Player evaluations after USA dominates Worldpounds, 6-7.5 wingspan, 8-4 standing reach Overall stats: Five points, four re
Hoop Summit: Player evaluations after USA dominates World
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
pounds, 6-7.5 wingspan, 8-4 standing reach Overall stats: Five points, four rebounds Langford is going to be a typical Tom Izzo wing. He's tough, he's physical, and he can slash to the rim utilizing both of those attributes. He's not... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bob Ryan: Ranking the 10 members of this year’s Basketball Hall of Fame classand Lakers, plus the ABA Utah Stars. To me, he’s a bit shy of Hall status, but
Bob Ryan: Ranking the 10 members of this year’s Basketball Hall of Fame class
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
and Lakers, plus the ABA Utah Stars. To me, he’s a bit shy of Hall status, but hey, perhaps he’s better than I thought.6. Tom Izzo Nobody’s arguing this one. He’s had seven Final Fours, one national title, seven Big Ten regular-season titles, and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Valentine wins Erving award; Hield wins WoodenOklahoma's senior guard, won the Wooden Award on Friday in Los Angeles, in a ce
Valentine wins Erving award; Hield wins Wooden
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
Oklahoma's senior guard, won the Wooden Award on Friday in Los Angeles, in a ceremony attended by Valentine and MSU coach Tom Izzo. Hield starred on the way to the Final Four before a blowout loss to eventual national champ Villanova -- all votes... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Hey Joe Top 10: The stories that left a markstar Anthony Roberson picked Florida over MSU. The last day was a look at the s
Hey Joe Top 10: The stories that left a mark
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
star Anthony Roberson picked Florida over MSU. The last day was a look at the strange case of the one-day suspension of Tom Izzo. That can’t be linked, but it can be read in full below. EAST LANSING –Branden Dawson did nothing wrong. Everyone... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Josh Jackson: Izzo would win UFC fight vs. Miller, Selfneed a winner.” 3. Which of the three head coaches would win a UFC tournament
Josh Jackson: Izzo would win UFC fight vs. Miller, Self
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
need a winner.” 3. Which of the three head coaches would win a UFC tournament against each other? JJ: (Laughs) Gotta say Tom Izzo there. Just watching his teams you can tell he teaches toughness. I’ve never seen his teams lose because of lack of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Hey Joe Top 10: Questions for Michigan State going forwardThere may not be another finish like last season’s ever again, but there are go
Hey Joe Top 10: Questions for Michigan State going forward
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
There may not be another finish like last season’s ever again, but there are going to be a lot of games like that. 2. Will Tom Izzo win another national championship? Would he still be around if he had a second one to his name? That’s what drives... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Building a winnerplay some defense." Burcar, who has been named the ADA D1 Coach of the Year fo
Building a winner
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
play some defense." Burcar, who has been named the ADA D1 Coach of the Year for the second straight season, also credits Tom Izzo and Tom Bennett for helping him hone his defensive prowess. Bennett is a Hall of Fame coach for junior college from... Read more
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