ScoutTV: Spartans Await Texas Test

"They're an unbelievable transition team." — Tom Izzo on one of the strengths of Texas. Izzo also said the Longhorns' speed and shooting especially concern him.

EAST LANSING – Coach Tom Izzo schedules tough for a reason: His teams end up being better prepared for the pressures of March Madness.

This Sunday, another giant will take a swipe at Michigan State, this time a top-five Texas squad the Spartans vanquished with a Drew Neitzel buzzer-beater last season in Madison Square Garden.

At his weekly roundtable session, Izzo gave some insight on the importance of Neitzel shooting well, the talent and speed of Texas and much more.




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