Tom Izzo

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Michigan State head basketball coach Tom Izzo made national headlines on Tuesday with a rumor that the Detroit Pistons will target him in the off-season to be their next head coach.

Izzo told Matt Shepard this morning, "I have never met or talked to Tom Gores."

To listen to Izzo refute the rumor, skip ahead to 8:05.

[PODCAST] Tom Izzo
Shep talks to Tom Izzo, Michigan State basketball coach, about his team's match-up with Virginia, Bob Knight on one-and-done college players and refutes the Detroit Pistons rumor.