Michigan State Basketball
For Branden Dawson, 144 characters would not be enough to express his feelings about the young girl.
Izzo, who has led the Spartans for nearly 20 years and is an eight-time National Coach of the Year, has flirted with the NBA before.
Injury and adjustment issues aside, with the Big Ten and NCAA tournaments imminent, the Spartans need Keith Appling more than ever.
No. 12 Michigan and No. 22 Michigan State both earned first-round byes in this year’s Big Ten tournament.
Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo looked reluctant as he considered the question.
While hosting Northwestern might seem like an ideal opportunity for the Spartans to get back on track, Tom Izzo is wary of the Wildcats.
Smiling despite evident frustration, Beilein opened up his media availability Monday by talking about the travel.
SI ranks the Spartans third in the country and the Wolverines seventh. The teams face off Jan. 25 and Feb. 23.
McNeese State played No. 2 Michigan State tough enough for 5-plus minutes – and actually had the lead.
With the college basketball season just around the corner, the official preseason poll has Michigan State ranked at second in the nation, behind only Kentucky.