Izzo said the change in how hand-checking is officiated has been hard on players and coaches, and the matter has not set well with him.
Fresh off the first Rose Bowl win since 1988 Michigan State defensive backs Darqueze Dennard and Isaiah Lewis are signing autographs for their fans.
No. 12 Michigan and No. 22 Michigan State both earned first-round byes in this year’s Big Ten tournament.
LaQuinton Ross scored 22 points and Aaron Craft added 12, including a late free throw, to lead Ohio State past No. 22 Michigan State 69-67 on Sunday.
Tom Izzo is an incredible coach. Sell him short, especially in March, at your own risk.
Keith Appling scored in double figures for the first time in more than five weeks and No. 22 Michigan State looked healthier than it had in months in an 86-76 victory over No. 24 Iowa on Thursday night.
The Spartans have dropped two straight and six of their last 10 games.
Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo looked reluctant as he considered the question.
Giant salary increase notwithstanding, Dantonio is a great value for the Spartans.
Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio will earn $3.64 million in annual compensation after agreeing to an amended contract following the school’s first Rose Bowl victory in over a quarter-century.
The Michigan State Spartans hold the winner’s trophy after the 69-55 win over the Michigan Wolverines during the finals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament,