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Dec. 6 Hoops Practice Insider

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State coach Tom Izzo was in a much better mood Thursday following what he perceived as a less-than-stellar effort during the Spartans' 76-44 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

MSU is at it again Saturday against Loyola, while Spartan Tailgate was on hand for Thursday's practice and has all the highlights, including:

**Izzo's thoughts on MSU athletic director Mark Hollis' latest hoops innovation.

**A look at Adreian Payne's drastic growth on and off the court over the past three years.

**One particular Spartan who needs to be more selfish on the floor.

For all that and much more, click the link below.

Dec. 6 Hoops Practice Insider

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