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The Arizona Republic
Shaq's son, Shareef O'Neal, interested in Arizona Wildcats“I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally, Calipa
Shaq's son, Shareef O'Neal, interested in Arizona Wildcats
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 hours ago
“I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally, Calipari and the coach from Michigan State … Tom Izzo. I’ve told my son many times, it’s your decision and it is (his) decision. … I need somebody that’s gonna curse him... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
NBA summer league helped Denzel Valentine's transition to prosthis year. “I’ve been hearing a lot of good things about the team,” he said. “
NBA summer league helped Denzel Valentine's transition to pros
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 hours ago
this year. “I’ve been hearing a lot of good things about the team,” he said. “I’ll be excited to watch them on TV. Coach (Tom) Izzo is so well respected by so many people in the NBA.” Remembering Sadler: During a break at the camp, Valentine took... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
isportsweb: Big men are key to success for Michigan State basketballopted to transfer following inconsistent seasons where they had to battle for m
isportsweb: Big men are key to success for Michigan State basketball
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
opted to transfer following inconsistent seasons where they had to battle for minutes. Amongst this roster mess, MSU coach Tom Izzo may be bringing in one of his best classes ever. The trio of guards in Miles Bridges, Joshua Langford and Cassius... Read more
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HITC Sport
Draymond Green avoids jail after reaching plea deal in assault casewhere they lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in seven games. Green played four s
Draymond Green avoids jail after reaching plea deal in assault case
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
where they lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in seven games. Green played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. This article was written by Guardian sport, for theguardian.com on Friday 22nd July 2016 20.31... Read more
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ESPN
Warriors' Green to avoid jail time with plea dealin seven games. He missed Game 5 of the Finals for an accumulation of flagrant
Warriors' Green to avoid jail time with plea deal
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
in seven games. He missed Game 5 of the Finals for an accumulation of flagrant fouls throughout the postseason. Green played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. Information from The Associated Press was used in t... Read more
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CBS Sports
Draymond Green avoids jail time with plea deal in misdemeanor assault casehis life," so it's not known yet whether a civil suit will be filed after the c
Draymond Green avoids jail time with plea deal in misdemeanor assault case
CBS Sports / Posted 4 days ago
his life," so it's not known yet whether a civil suit will be filed after the criminal charges are dismissed. Green played four years at Michigan State, reaching two Final Fours under Tom Izzo before being drafted in the second round by the Warrio... Read more
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ESPN
Who's taking the last shot for your top-25 team?wish they had another year with last season's Associated Press National Player
Who's taking the last shot for your top-25 team?
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
wish they had another year with last season's Associated Press National Player of the Year. But he's gone, so coach Tom Izzo will probably put the ball in Harris' hands in clutch situations. The pros? He made 44 percent of his 3-pointers and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Denzel Valentine keeps even-keeled approach to never-ending challengesprograms and the ability to accept demanding coaching in their drafting profile
Denzel Valentine keeps even-keeled approach to never-ending challenges
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
programs and the ability to accept demanding coaching in their drafting profile. After four years at Michigan State under Tom Izzo, Valentine checks both those boxes. Summer league or not, just watching Valentine for several sequences underscores... Read more
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SportingNews
Why scouts missed the mark on Draymond Green in the 2012 NBA Draftin the league. That's not to say Green was necessarily worthy of a lottery pic
Why scouts missed the mark on Draymond Green in the 2012 NBA Draft
SportingNews / Posted 8 days ago
in the league. That's not to say Green was necessarily worthy of a lottery pick coming out of Michigan State. Despite Tom Izzo calling him the " perfect Spartan ," teams had legitimate concerns about how he would transition to the NBA on... Read more
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The News & Observer
How to decipher basketball’s unwritten rulesgoverning a game’s waning minutes weren’t the only situations that came to mind
How to decipher basketball’s unwritten rules
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
governing a game’s waning minutes weren’t the only situations that came to mind for Michigan State coach Tom Izzo. “The unwritten rules of basketball are things players know not to do with other players,” Izzo said. “I don’t know... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Now healthy, Nairn poised to lead young Spartansin his life. “I remember calling him into my office after that game and finall
Now healthy, Nairn poised to lead young Spartans
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
in his life. “I remember calling him into my office after that game and finally saying, ‘Tum, how bad is it?’ ” said coach Tom Izzo. It was the first time Izzo had ever seen tears from one of the toughest players he’s ever coached. At that point,... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Top stories this week: 3 killed at courthouse; camp counselor contracts bacterial meningitisdistrict. Green is a native of Saginaw, Michigan. He attended Michigan State U
Top stories this week: 3 killed at courthouse; camp counselor contracts bacterial meningitis
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 10 days ago
district. Green is a native of Saginaw, Michigan. He attended Michigan State University, where he played basketball for Tom Izzo for four years (2008-2012). A Michigan State football player told police that he was punched in the jaw by... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Meet Izzo, Battle Creek zoo's baby zebrababy male Grant's zebra, born on Father's Day this year, is named Izzo, after M
Meet Izzo, Battle Creek zoo's baby zebra
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
baby male Grant's zebra, born on Father's Day this year, is named Izzo, after Michigan State University basketball coach Tom Izzo. Friday was the third day on the savanna for Izzo (the zebra, not the coach). "He’s running around with his mom,... Read more
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SportingNews
Hall of Fame should enshrine only Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan in 2021and Allen Iverson, a premier scorer, will have to share the spotlight with eigh
Hall of Fame should enshrine only Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan in 2021
SportingNews / Posted 12 days ago
and Allen Iverson, a premier scorer, will have to share the spotlight with eight other inductees: Michigan State coach Tom Izzo, former Rockets center Yao Ming, former WNBA star Sheryl Swoopes and Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf, along with... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke men's basketball releases full non-conference schedule, headlined by Kansas and Michigan StateState during Thanksgiving break, Duke will host Michigan State November 29 in t
Duke men's basketball releases full non-conference schedule, headlined by Kansas and Michigan State
The Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
State during Thanksgiving break, Duke will host Michigan State November 29 in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Spartan head coach Tom Izzo was inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame this year, but is just 1-9 in his career against Mike Krzyzewski's Blue... Read more
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ESPN
Alternative professions for top-25 coachesled my wife & me to a state prison. Seems like a tough matchup for our girls th
Alternative professions for top-25 coaches
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
led my wife & me to a state prison. Seems like a tough matchup for our girls this morning. 10. Michigan State Spartans: Tom Izzo, barber Every barbershop has the veteran who has seen it all. The one guy, usually with the chair farthest from the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bulls rookie Denzel Valentine saw the value of playing four years in collegehim on the floor in an NBA game right now," coach Fred Hoiberg said. "Look at t
Bulls rookie Denzel Valentine saw the value of playing four years in college
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
him on the floor in an NBA game right now," coach Fred Hoiberg said. "Look at the program he came from, being coached by Tom Izzo for four years. He's very fundamentally sound. He loves being in pressure situations." And none of this is to be... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Warriors forward Draymond Green arrested on assault chargesis scheduled for arraignment July 20th. If convicted, he’d face a maximum of 93
Warriors forward Draymond Green arrested on assault charges
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
is scheduled for arraignment July 20th. If convicted, he’d face a maximum of 93 days in jail, and a $500 fine. Green played four seasons at Michigan State under Tom Izzo. He’s set to compete for Team USA in August for the Olympics in Rio de Jane... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigana member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for
Warriors' Green faces assault charges in Michigan
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 15 days ago
a member of Team USA for the Rio Olympics this summer, played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. "The police department is not confirming any arrest with that name," Lt. Scott Wrigglesworth, the East Lansing... Read more
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ESPN
Warriors' Green arrested on assault chargesfor an accumulation of flagrant fouls throughout the postseason. He played fou
Warriors' Green arrested on assault charges
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
for an accumulation of flagrant fouls throughout the postseason. He played four seasons for Michigan State under coach Tom Izzo. Green is set to join Team USA in August at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. ESPN staff writer Ethan Sherwood... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Deyonta Davis gets guaranteed deal with Grizzliesbe a mid-first round choice due to his raw talent and potential. Davis joins f
Deyonta Davis gets guaranteed deal with Grizzlies
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
be a mid-first round choice due to his raw talent and potential. Davis joins fellow ex-Spartan Zach Randolph in Memphis. Randolph is the only MSU player to declare for the draft after one season in the Tom Izzo era and become a first-round selecti... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Deyonta Davis gets guaranteed deal with Grizzliesex-Spartan Zach Randolph in Memphis. Randolph is the only MSU player to declare
Deyonta Davis gets guaranteed deal with Grizzlies
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
ex-Spartan Zach Randolph in Memphis. Randolph is the only MSU player to declare for the draft after one season in the Tom Izzo era and become a first-round selection. Contact Brian Manzullo: bmanzullo@freepress.com. Follow him on Twitter... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dropped by agent, Detroit Pistons' Derrick Nix still has a good gameORLANDO -- The day started with a call from his former college coach Tom Izzo.
Dropped by agent, Detroit Pistons' Derrick Nix still has a good game
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
ORLANDO -- The day started with a call from his former college coach Tom Izzo. Then, after balking about going to a Las Vegas tryout camp, he was dropped by his agent. Then he performed well for the Detroit Pistons’ summer league team. Thursday... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Couch: 5 truths about MSU after Bridges, Langford dazzle at Moneyballsummer pro-am. Throwing a rim-rattling alley-oop to himself, as he did Thursday
Couch: 5 truths about MSU after Bridges, Langford dazzle at Moneyball
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
summer pro-am. Throwing a rim-rattling alley-oop to himself, as he did Thursday, wouldn’t be advised in front of MSU coach Tom Izzo against Indiana in January. But Bridges is must-see entertainment when he attacks the rim. His 360-degree slam was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Oakland's Greg Kampe among the sexiest in college hoopsand members of the media, and listed Oakland basketball coach Greg Kampe in the
Oakland's Greg Kampe among the sexiest in college hoops
Detroit Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
and members of the media, and listed Oakland basketball coach Greg Kampe in there, snubbing the likes of Michigan State's Tom Izzo and Michigan's John Beilein. "Oakland's Greg Kampe is one of the most unique individuals in the coaching... Read more
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give me sport
Shaquille O'Neal's contemplates his son's future with illustrious colleges lurkingShaq." "I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally,
Shaquille O'Neal's contemplates his son's future with illustrious colleges lurking
give me sport / Posted 26 days ago
Shaq." "I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally, Calipari and the coach from Michigan State, Tom Izzo. "I've told my son many times, it's your decision and it is [his] decision. ... I need somebody that's gonna curse... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jamie: NBA, NCAA should work together to tweak draft processto test the professional waters and then return to school. The case of Deyonta
Jamie: NBA, NCAA should work together to tweak draft process
Detroit Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
to test the professional waters and then return to school. The case of Deyonta Davis is of course a cautionary tale as Tom Izzo said last week. Players hear from agents, they read mock drafts and then they make their call. I don’t think anyone... Read more
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SportingNews
Shaq wants son to attend college where coach will 'curse him out'"I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally, Calipa
Shaq wants son to attend college where coach will 'curse him out'
SportingNews / Posted 26 days ago
"I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally, Calipari and the coach from Michigan State ... Tom Izzo. I've told my son many times, it's your decision and it is (his) decision. ... I need somebody that's gonna curse... Read more
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The State News
History of MSU: East Lansing grows up with its universitySpace was established in 1994, and the Detroit College of Law moved to MSU in 1
History of MSU: East Lansing grows up with its university
The State News / Posted 26 days ago
Space was established in 1994, and the Detroit College of Law moved to MSU in 1995. In 2000, MSU Men’s Basketball coach Tom Izzo won his first national title with the basketball team, ending a 21-year drought. A new isotope was observed at the... Read more
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ESPN
Shaq: My son should play for LSU, MSU or UK"I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally, Calipa
Shaq: My son should play for LSU, MSU or UK
ESPN / Posted 27 days ago
"I have three in mind: Johnny Jones, LSU, because I know him personally, Calipari and the coach from Michigan State ... Tom Izzo. I've told my son many times, it's your decision and it is [his] decision. ... I need somebody that's gonna curse... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Denzel Valentine is part of the Bulls' attempt to retool for a new eraversatility. He's a basketball player," Hoiberg said. "That's the big thing I g
Denzel Valentine is part of the Bulls' attempt to retool for a new era
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
versatility. He's a basketball player," Hoiberg said. "That's the big thing I got from talking to (Michigan State) coach (Tom) Izzo, is you can play him all over the court. He's a facilitator. He's an excellent positional rebounder. He can bust... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Denzel Valentine is part of the Bulls' attempt to retool for a new eraversatility. He's a basketball player," Hoiberg said. "That's the big thing I g
Denzel Valentine is part of the Bulls' attempt to retool for a new era
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
versatility. He's a basketball player," Hoiberg said. "That's the big thing I got from talking to (Michigan State) coach (Tom) Izzo, is you can play him all over the court. He's a facilitator. He's an excellent positional rebounder. He can bust... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Valentine to Don Familiar Number for Bulls Fansa role that Denzel can fill.” During his four years at Michigan State, Valenti
Valentine to Don Familiar Number for Bulls Fans
NBC Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
a role that Denzel can fill.” During his four years at Michigan State, Valentine was coached by legendary bench boss Tom Izzo, and the winning culture that the Spartans have created was also praised by Hoiberg. “He’s going to go out there... Read more
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The State News
Bryn Forbes signs NBA Summer League contract with San Antonio Spursthe defending champions of the Las Vegas Summer League. Forbes went undrafted
Bryn Forbes signs NBA Summer League contract with San Antonio Spurs
The State News / Posted 29 days ago
the defending champions of the Las Vegas Summer League. Forbes went undrafted in last week's NBA Draft, but MSU head coach Tom Izzo told local broadcaster Tim Staudt that he had garnered plenty of attention from NBA teams. Izzo listed off the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Pistons draft pick Henry Ellenson was almost a Michigan State SpartanMarquette power forward Henry Ellenson. Video by Michelle Fikany/Videolicious V
Pistons draft pick Henry Ellenson was almost a Michigan State Spartan
Detroit Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
Marquette power forward Henry Ellenson. Video by Michelle Fikany/Videolicious Videolicious Ellenson was recruited hard by Tom Izzo at MSU; After the pick, Izzo texted Van Gundy 'don’t screw it up' Tom Izzo couldn’t get Henry Ellenson to the state... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Denzel Valentine's path to the NBA is a family affairplayed for two NCAA tournament teams under Jud Heathcote at Michigan State, whe
Denzel Valentine's path to the NBA is a family affair
Chicago Tribune / Posted a month ago
played for two NCAA tournament teams under Jud Heathcote at Michigan State, where an eager graduate assistant named Tom Izzo broke down film. He played professionally overseas. "I knew what kind of work it took to win," Carlton... Read more
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The Mining Journal
A Hematite for one nightstarted with Lenny Iwinski, who was our roommate and he played basketball with
A Hematite for one night
The Mining Journal / Posted a month ago
started with Lenny Iwinski, who was our roommate and he played basketball with (current Michigan State head coach) Tom Izzo at NMU," Mariucci said. "So at the time, Izzo was coaching the Ishpeming varsity and Lenny was coaching the JV team.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
A Hematite for one nightchampionship, and later, he excelled as a head coach both at the college level
A Hematite for one night
The Mining Journal / Posted a month ago
championship, and later, he excelled as a head coach both at the college level and with the NFL. Steve Mariucci, left, and Tom Izzo dry off from the rain and tell stories in the clubhouse during the Mariucci U.P. Celebrity Golf Classic in June 2013... Read more
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CBS Sports
Duke's latest one-and-done phenom is No. 1 in way-too-early 2017 NBA Mock Draftis an elite power athlete who is heading to the perfect situation at Michigan S
Duke's latest one-and-done phenom is No. 1 in way-too-early 2017 NBA Mock Draft
CBS Sports / Posted a month ago
is an elite power athlete who is heading to the perfect situation at Michigan State. His tough game should blossom under Tom Izzo, and as long as he can get a jump shot down there's a lot to like about his versatility in the modern... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Izzo: Several positives from 'strange' NBA Drafton the Barclays Center stage stood a few yards from his table, yet appeared far
Izzo: Several positives from 'strange' NBA Draft
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
on the Barclays Center stage stood a few yards from his table, yet appeared farther and farther away with every pick. And Tom Izzo was by their sides as both languished and, eventually, emerged as professional basketball players. “He was just... Read more
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CBS Sports
Duke's latest one-and-done phenom is No. 1 in early 2017 NBA Mock Draftis an elite power athlete who is heading to the perfect situation at Michigan S
Duke's latest one-and-done phenom is No. 1 in early 2017 NBA Mock Draft
CBS Sports / Posted a month ago
is an elite power athlete who is heading to the perfect situation at Michigan State. His tough game should blossom under Tom Izzo, and as long as he can get a jump shot down there's a lot to like about his versatility in the modern... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Pistons notes: Gbinije could play in Rio Olympics; Izzo recruited Ellensonexperience and a great opportunity and we would support it all the way. I think
Detroit Pistons notes: Gbinije could play in Rio Olympics; Izzo recruited Ellenson
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
experience and a great opportunity and we would support it all the way. I think it�s great.�� Izzo give the nod Coach Tom Izzo recruited Henry Ellenson, the Pistons first-round draft pick, to play at Michigan State so he knows Ellenson�s... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Detroit Pistons notes: Gbinije could play in Rio Olympics; Izzo recruited Ellensonexperience and a great opportunity and we would support it all the way. I think
Detroit Pistons notes: Gbinije could play in Rio Olympics; Izzo recruited Ellenson
The Oakland Press / Posted 1 months ago
experience and a great opportunity and we would support it all the way. I think it’s great.’’ Izzo give the nod Coach Tom Izzo recruited Henry Ellenson, the Pistons first-round draft pick, to play at Michigan State so he knows Ellenson’s... Read more
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