December 9th, 2020

Tucker the person and coach might be less Mark Dantonio, his predecessor, than he is Tom Izzo — less cryptic and guarded and a little more honest with his staff and players beyond his dealings with the media. The Hall of Fame basketball coach, who said he ducked over briefly to watch some of Saturday’s football game, has been counseling Tucker throughout his debut season. There have been calls, texts and visits to MSU football practice.

Source: Detroit Free Press