Michigan State Basketball: ‘Uncle Rico’ Picture of Tom Izzo Surfaces (PHOTO)
During his early years as a Michigan State assistant coach under Jud Heathcote, Tom Izzo rocked quite the soup-straining mustache - one that we became aware of on Wednesday thanks to MSU assistant coach Dane Fife.
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— Dane Fife (@CoachDaneFife) June 18, 2014
One that, per College Spun’s Andrew Holleran, made Izzo look just like Uncle Rico from 2004’s Napoleon Dynamite.
Because he has a 2000 national championship to his name, Izzo likely doesn’t suffer from Uncle Rico’s same desire to “go back in time and take state.”