By Matt Christopherson

(CBS Detroit) – Michigan State Head Basketball coach, Tom Izzo, told reporters that he’s excited to be here.

Izzo said, “I think you are going to see some really good teams lose game. I think you are going to see some strange things. It’s going to come down to how people can handle the adversity they’ve been placed in.

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Izzo goes on to say “It’s not been bad, and it has been the same for everybody so it’s been even. But I can’t say I have a blueprint to tell you like I normally feel, I just feel that we are excited to be here.”

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You can watch Michigan State play UCLA Thursday night at 9:57 pm on TBS or on the NCAA March Madness Live App.

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