March 8th, 2017

The streak may not be on the line as much as Michigan State’s worst fears would have it. That said, Tom Izzo rarely has coached a more important Big Ten Tournament than the one beginning today, both to avoid any Selection Sunday uncertainty, and to maximize this group’s one postseason together before Miles Bridges’ likely NBA departure.

Source: With 20th consecutive NCAA likely safe, Tom Izzo builds for postseason run |