As they say, “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” The NCAA Tournament is not broken. It is perfect. Let’s not get carried away. 2020 has already been one of the wildest years ever, so let's not add another domino to the line.
With Spartan trademarks Cassius Winston and Xavier Tillman gone, Tom Izzo and his squad will look to up and coming players to replace that all-star talent as we look ahead to the 2020-21 season.
Former MSU basketball player Brock Washington has been recommended to be banned from MSU due to sexual misconduct. He has 10 days to take appeal before the recommendations go into effect.
Tillman cited both his family and the uncertainties surrounding COVID-19 as small factors in his life-changing decision.
As a player, Tillman saw three Big Ten regular season titles, one Big Ten tournament title and a Final Four appearance during his time at MSU.
Michigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo was awarded the Big Ten basketball coach of the decade with a record of 264-95 on the decade.
Izzo was close with the witness, son of former MSU star Steve Smith, in the assault case of former player Brock Washington.