Tom Izzo

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates by cutting down the net after defeating the Louisville Cardinals 76 to 70 in overtime of the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Is This Tom Izzo’s Most Improbable Final Four Run?

Tom Izzo is headed to his seventh Final Four. Only three coaches have been to more: John Wooden, Dean Smith, and Izzo’s opposition on Saturday, Mike Krzyzewski.

04/02/2015

Michigan State v Virginia

HOLMES: Tom Izzo Again Proves He’s Best Coach In America

Tom Izzo is the best coach in college basketball. Period. End of story. End of discussion. Izzo’s mastery of his craft was as evident as ever Sunday afternoon as his seventh-seeded Michigan State team knocked […]

92.9 The Game–03/22/2015

Andrew Harrison #5 of the Kentucky Wildcats poses with the trophy after defeating the Michigan Wolverines 75 to 72. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Five Things: Miller Brothers Bounced And Florida Is Still The Favorite

Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.

03/31/2014

Joe Harris #12 and London Perrantes #23 of the Virginia Cavaliers. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Madison Square Garden Still The Mecca For Young Ballers

Wilt had some unbelievable games here. Ali and Frazier fought here. The players who will take the court at Madison Square Garden this weekend, though, don’t remember any of that. And yet they still regard the Garden as the World’s Most Famous Arena.

03/28/2014

(Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Steve Smith from NBA TV

Steve Smith joined Rick and Jamie this morning to talk hoops. Steve talked about Kobe and Shaq, NCAA games Thursday/Friday and defended his college coach Tom Izzo not being overrated.

92.9 The Game–03/27/2014

Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Michigan State Guard Gary Harris

The Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.

02/25/2014

Top-seeded Louisville is back on the court tonight (Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images).

NCAA Tournament: Previewing Day Two of the Sweet Sixteen

The Sweet Sixteen continues tonight with a second slate of games. Here’s preview of the four matchups on schedule tonight. 7:15pm – CBS – #12 Oregon vs. #1 Louisville On Selection Sunday, Oregon was a […]

92.9 The Game–03/29/2013

Indiana & Michigan could meet again in the Final Four (Credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images).

NCAA Tournament: Could There Be An All-Big Ten Final Four In Atlanta?

During the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament, the Big Ten once again lived up to its billing as the best conference in college basketball. Seven of its schools made the field of 64 and […]

92.9 The Game–03/27/2013

Rick Pitino is four victories away from becoming the first coach to win the Final Four with two different schools (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images).

NCAA Tournament: What Winning the Final Four Would Mean For the Legacy of these 6 Coaches

While deep tournament runs can help shape the legacy of programs and coaches, the crowning achievement that will always define success in March (and April) is cutting down the nets at the Final Four. Six […]

92.9 The Game–03/26/2013

(credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan, Michigan St Both Staying Close To Home

Two years ago, Jordan Morgan and Michigan had to play a road game in the NCAA tournament — or so it seemed at first.

03/20/2013

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