Tom Izzo didn’t schedule his team’s summer exhibition games with ease and comfort in mind. Instead he loaded the schedule with three national team opponents: Russia, Italy and Georgia. These National teams are preparing for the Eurobasket...Show More Summary
Tom Izzo isn’t one to have his Michigan State Spartans shy away from early non-conference competition and the start of 2015 is no different. Michigan State released their non-conference schedule for the 2015-16 season which includes seven of thirteen dates being played at the Breslin Center. Show More Summary
Why a shorter clock could end up leading to a change in how teams use certain defenses.
The Huntington Prep star is setting himself apart from his peers at the top of the senior class. Miles Bridges might have as much momentum as any player in the class of 2016 right now. The 6'7 wing just decimated Peach Jam in front of every college coach in the country last weekend, putting up 22.8 points and 10 rebounds per game. Show More Summary
NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. — Miles Bridges has been one of the most impressive players here at the Peach Jam, with coaches like Kentucky’s John Calipari and Michigan State’s Tom Izzo among those regularly watching his games. The Michigan native currently features a list of eight schools — Michigan State, Michigan, Kentucky, Indiana, North Carolina, N.C. State, Iowa […]
After a July 1st arrest, the Michigan State basketball team suspended Eron Harris from the team as first reported by Graham Couch.. The suspension for operating a vehicle while intoxicated is indefinite as head coach Tom Izzo said in...Show More Summary
Tom Izzo's also had to deal with the recent arrest of Eron Harris on a charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
The year is 1995, Tom Izzo becomes the 16th coach in Michigan State basketball history. He is now the longest tenured coach in the Big Ten and has the most wins as a Michigan State basketball coach. But, what is it that has allowed for...Show More Summary
Less than a week after inking head coach Tom Izzo to an extension through 2020-21, the Spartans got more good news. According to ESPN’s Reggie Rankin, five-star prep guard Josh Langford out of Madison Academy in Madison, Alabama has chosen Michigan State over 247Sports’ Crystal Ball predictions of Kentucky, Michigan and Duke. [Read More at The Majors East Lansing]
Tom Izzo snagged a big recruit on Monday. The Michigan State Spartans have landed a commitment from Josh Langford, a 6'6 wing out of Alabama, according to Evan Daniels of Scout. Langford is considered a five-star recruit in the class of 2016. Show More Summary
Tom Izzo has been at the helm for the Michigan State men's basketball team since the 1995-96 season, and his successful tenure has no end in sight after he signed a contract extension Wednesday. According to Kyle Feldscher of MLive.com,...Show More Summary
Izzo's led the program to seven of their nine Final Four appearances.
While legendary coaches like Mike Krzyzewski, Tom Izzo, Bill Self, Bo Ryan and Mark Few are looking to extend their already ridiculous streaks of consecutive NCAA tournament appearances, the opposite end of the spectrum contains a litany...Show More Summary
Fresh off of a Final Four appearance, Tom Izzo once again has a talented roster made up of shooters, pure athletes, solid rebounders and versatile talents. Eron Harris, who transferred to the Spartans from West Virginia and sat out last...Show More Summary
Draymond Green will have his college coach cheering him on during tonight’s Game 2 of the NBA Finals. Tom Izzo, who coached the Golden State Warriors’ star forward at Michigan State, is in attendance at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. The...Show More Summary
John Calipari and Tom Izzo were together at an event to fight cancer at the Oakland Hills Country Club on Monday. During the event, put together by Oakland coach Greg Kampe, the Kentucky and Michigan State coach spoke with reporters. Show More Summary
This is the time of year when college coaches are in full recruiting mode because of transfer students and while some may view it as an exciting time, it certainly has its critics. It just so happens that one of those critics is Michigan...Show More Summary
Izzo has never been a fan of transfers.
(Photo credit: Julian H. Gonzalez/DFP) A couple weeks ago we started counting down the top 20 players for Michigan State basketball over the 20 years of Tom Izzo being in charge of the program. Just a reminder, when making this list, stats were not the only thing considered. Show More Summary
Garrick Sherman flew off the handle about Michigan State, Tom Izzo, and the NCAA on Twitter.