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Misc. theonlycolors.com —  With an era, of unparalleled success for both the Spartan Basketball and Football program, it's time to say, we are living in the golden age of Spartan sports.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Michigan State coach Tom Izzo has for years been among those publicly advocating for a 30-second shot clock in college basketball. But now that the change seems imminent, he doesn't see the switch having a large impact on the game.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  None of Michigan's once-fertile basketball grounds are close to producing the players they used to. The reasons can be debated, though some are in plain sight. The data isn't debatable.
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Men's Basketball wlns.com —  He told 6 Sports anchor Kevin Gehl the change is no big deal to him. “We have the slowest game in the world when you think about European, NBA, women’s game. They all have 30 second or less shot clocks and ours is 35. It’s not a monstrous deal to me but I think any time you can speed up the game, more excitement, all those things, I think it benefits.”
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Men's Basketball espn.go.com —  Randolph and Green played for Izzo at Michigan State a decade apart, and their matchup this postseason embodies the evolution of the power forward position in the NBA over that span of time.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Webber, the former Michigan basketball star, called Michigan State coach Tom Izzo "one of the best men that I know" during Wednesday on the Dan Patrick Show. The two have a strong relationship more than 20 years after Webber turned Izzo and Michigan State down in his recruiting process, Webber said.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  The highlights right after the game led with Izzo hanging out with Randolph and then Green before the game. "Tom Izzo is one of the coolest people you're ever gonna meet," Charles Barkley said, as Shaquille O'Neal yelled in the background: "Tom Izzo!"
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Draymond Green and Zach Randolph faced off in the game, with Tom Izzo in the stands, Shawn Respert as an assistant coach and Steve Smith on the television broadcast.
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Men's Basketball insidethenba.nba.com —  Tom Izzo was in Memphis to watch Zach Randolph and Draymond Green go at it in the NBA Playoffs. Lewis Johnson caught up with him to talk about them, Memphis Assistant Coach Shawn Respert and Broadcaster Steve Smith.
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Men's Basketball lansingstatejournal.com —  When Tom Izzo brings a recruit into his office, he ought to have the NBA's Western Conference semifinals between Golden State and Memphis playing on a loop. There, power forwards Zach Randolph and Draymond Green are every argument he's ever made for his program and a counter to every argument made against it.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Tom Izzo's support for former players will involve a lot of air travel this week – he and his family and Michigan State associate head coach Dwayne Stephens headed to Memphis today to take in Game 4 of the Grizzlies vs. the Golden State Warriors. After watching Golden State's Draymond Green vs. Memphis' Zach Randolph and assistant coach Shawn Respert, Izzo plans to head to Chicago. He'll watch outgoing senior Branden Dawson – who graduated over the weekend along with Travis Trice – compete in the NBA draft combine with about 60 other prospects.
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Men's Basketball spreaker.com —  Jack and Joe Rexrode talked with MSU head coach, Tom Izzo, who is on his way to Memphis tonight to watch the Game 4 NBA Western Conference semifinal match-up between Draymond Green and the Golden State Warriors versus Zach Randolph and the Memphis Grizzlies.


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Men's Basketball espn.go.com —  It should no longer be surprising when Tom Izzo’s teams do what they do come March no matter how bleak things look at times during the rest of the season. Yet it seems like every time the Spartans come alive in the NCAA tournament we look up and marvel. Their recent run to the Final Four before losing in the national semifinals to eventual champion Duke even made a believer out of Izzo. Or at least he said he was “reinvigorated” by watching how simple hard work led to good things for Michigan State.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Spartans coach Tom Izzo said on Wednesday the exposure from a Final Four run has brought a boost to recruiting efforts like those. "Recruits are looking at that, and that always benefits you, any time you can get out there in front of people," Izzo said Wednesday on 92.1 FM in Lansing.
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Men's Basketball spreaker.com —  Jack and Matt Charboneau talk with MSU head coach, Tom Izzo.



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Men's Basketball freep.com —  "I really can't talk about it but we're kind of going through a little bit of a thing, football's been through it," Izzo said on "The Drive with Jack Ebling" on 92.1-FM in Lansing. "So nothing I'm worried about but I just can't talk about it, guys." Asked again if there's anything to be worried about, Izzo said: "Nah, nah."
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Men's Basketball detroitnews.com —  Michigan State coach Tom Izzo is winning again. He leads a group of 10 coaches participating in an online auction fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society.
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Men's Basketball timbograkos.wordpress.com —  Tim Bograkos sat down with his old coach to pick his brain about his leadership philosophies and try to still some of the knowledge he has gained over his many years of coaching.



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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State's spring game is April 25, and for the second year in a row Mark Dantonio is campaigning to get 50,000 fans at the game. Last year, an estimated 35,000 people were in attendance. After getting his own sport's showcase to its attendance goal, Izzo is now lending his support to the effort to get football's spring game there. "If this is a goal of his, let's make the damn goal, let's encourage people," Izzo said.
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Men's Basketball spartansportsnetwork.com —  Will, Gus and Tom recap the teams run to The Final Four. Kelly Dean from Dean Transportation stopped by the show.

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