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MSU's Tom Izzo Unhappy with Widening Gap Between Academics and Athletics

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MSU's Tom Izzo Unhappy with Widening Gap Between Academics and Athletics

By FOX 47 News . CREATED Jul 8, 2014

MSU head basketball coach Tom Izzo says that there is a widening gap between athletics and academics. Izzo is not pleased with the academic standards that are currently in place, which keeps coaches from becoming involved in the academic lives of players. Izzo believes that his players could be performing better in the classroom if he was able to speak with professors. 

Watch the segment above to learn more about what Izzo had to say.