Tom Izzo (/ ˈ ɪ z oʊ /, Italian pronunciation: ); born January 30, 1955) is an American college basketball coach who has been the head coach at Michigan State University since 1995. On April 4, 2016, Izzo was elected to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame .
Tom Izzo was born on 30 January 1955 in Iron Mountain, Michigan. He is 66 as of 2021. He grew up playing football and basketball with his best friend and former NFL head coach, Steve Mariucci. They were roommates at Northern Michigan University in Marquette. Izzo played for the men’s basketball team as a guard from 1973 to 1977.
February 4, 2023, 5:11 PM Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo speaks to the media after the 61-55 loss to Rutgers on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, at Madison Square Garden. Recommended Stories...
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EAST LANSING – At some point in the future, Tom Izzo will come to terms with what he accomplished Sunday. Michigan State's 77-67 win over Maryland marked Izzo's 663rd triumph with the Spartans, breaking a tie with Bobby Knight for most victories by a coach at a Big Ten school. After the win, and after the senior day ceremony that followed, Izzo still wasn't sure exactly what to make of the achievement.
Izzo led MSU to consecutive Final Fours for the first time in school history. For his efforts, Izzo was named USBWA District V Coach of the Year and NABC District 11 Coach of the Year. Izzo also recorded his 100th career victory in a Jan. 11, 2000, 77-71 overtime win over Indiana in the Breslin Center.
Tom Izzo is an American college-level basketball coach who currently coaches the basketball team of ‘Michigan State University.’. Born and raised in the Iron Mountain area of Michigan, Tom played basketball ever since he was a child. Following his graduation from the ‘Northern Michigan University,’ Tom began working as a basketball coach at the ‘Ishpeming High School.’.
Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo approached a witness in a 2017 investigation of criminal sexual conduct involving one of his players before that witness spoke to police or school ...
Tom Izzo was born on 30 January 1955 in Iron Mountain, Michigan, USA. He is an actor, known for With a Kiss (2016), Dickie V (2022) and SportsCenter (1979). He has been married to Lupe Marinez since 30 May 1992. They have two children.