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Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes remembers vividly the day he met Tom Izzo. They were in Columbus, Ohio, recruiting a local guard named Eli Brewster in 1986, both of them young assistant coaches — Barnes at Ohio State, Izzo at Michigan State. “Right from the very beginning, the first time I met him, he just has a great way of making you feel comfortable,” Barnes said.

Source: Lansing State Journal