After Sunday’s win over Wisconsin, Michigan State is likely headed for a 20th straight appearance in the NCAA Tournament.
Don’t tell that to Tom Izzo though. Like any coach whose team is on the bubble, he’ll be sweating this one out until Selection Sunday arrives.
“Who knows what’ll happen? I’m not sure I’ll feel comfortable on anything until things happen. But we put ourselves in a position that I can look in a mirror and say we deserved some things. The significance is what you just said. When you can be consistent year after year after year — because nobody’s kidding anybody, guys. I haven’t been able to say it, but we have a shell of our team. You know it. I know it.”
Here is a recap of everything Izzo had to say, courtesy of Spartan Sports Network: