If your teams are already back in class, you could do worse than adopt Izzo and the seventh-seeded Michigan State Spartans.
It may not have been the start that the Spartans wanted, but the sluggish first few minutes of their Sweet 16 game against Oklahoma could be blamed on a couple of funny men.
Police officers dressed in riot gear made three arrests following a rowdy celebration after Michigan State’s Sweet 16 win over Oklahoma in the NCAA basketball tournament.
Saturday night’s games will decide half the Final Four, and the big boys have pushed the Cinderellas off the dance floor.
A spokesperson for Michigan football did not immediately return a voicemail and an email seeking confirmation of Lyons’ transfer.
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is in the midst of the Sweet 16 rounds. Fans who can’t catch the games on television, can use a variety of apps to follow the action.
Michigan State has won at least 11 games in four of the last five seasons and has ended each of the last four seasons with bowl game wins.
“There’s no doubt in my mind that they’ll be contending for the national championship shortly,” John Harbaugh said of Michigan.
Harbaugh will bring back helmet stickers to the program, while doing away with allowing players to wear “Legends” jerseys.
The basket didn’t count, but Dekker ended the game with 17 points that helped Wisconsin to their 72-65 win over Oregon.