March 20th, 2022

There are a lot of ways to describe the final matchup between Mike Krzyzewski and Tom Izzo. Two Hall of Fame coaches. Two national-championship winners. Two good friends. But maybe the simplest way to understand what separates the coaches from even the best of their peers is to start here: Duke and Michigan State have not looked outside of their own campuses for a coach in 40 years.

Source: Sports Illustrated