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VIDEO: Tom Izzo’s mom joins postgame celebration


Michigan State landed a much-needed, come-from-behind win to knock off Minnesota on the road to kick off Big Ten play.

The Spartans were 8-5 entering the game and were playing without Miles Bridges. Minnesota? They were 12-1 and had the look of a team getting ready to mount a run at the NCAA tournament.

How big was the win?

Tom Izzo brought his 90-year old mother into the locker room after the game for a group-hug:

It’s pretty awesome that every player seems to know Dorothy Izzo already, but my absolute favorite part of this video is Tum Tum Nairn exploding out of his seat to celebrate with her.