July 18, 2008
Izzo, Spartans on the trail of Ft. Wayne's Byrd
While the Peach Jam in Augusta, Georgia, received most of the headlines last weekend, a number of profile players were in action a short drive away in Aiken, South Carolina, at the Peach State Summer Showcase.
Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo and his assistant coaches Dwayne Stephens and Mark Montgomery split time between the two venues. And the Spartans had a coach in the stands for nearly every game played by 2010 Ft. Wayne shooting guard Russell Byrd and his Blessed IJN teammates.
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