DES MOINES, IOWA - MARCH 21: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans glares at Aaron Henry #11 after a play during their game in the First Round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament against the Bradley Braves at Wells Fargo Arena on March 21, 2019 in Des Moines, Iowa. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
EAST LANSING, MI – FEBRUARY 25: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts in the second half of the game against the Iowa Hawkeyes at the Breslin Center on February 25, 2020 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)
Michigan State coach was named the Big Ten basketball “Coach Of The Decade” by Big Ten Network. Izzo stated, “I’m greatly humbled and appreciative because I know how many good coaches are in the conference. It makes me feel good. It makes me feel like I had a lot of good players.”
And we all know there have been a host of players that he’s coached that went on to have careers in the NBA.
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