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The first thing that jumped out on Michigan State basketball’s new schedule is a Christmas Day home game against Wisconsin. Other than that, a first for the program, it is another classic Tom Izzo gauntlet — high-profile national opponents, tough in-state foes, and a favorable 20-game Big Ten slate that the 26th-year coach hopes can sharpen his team into another conference and NCAA title contender.

Source: Detroit Free Press