Steve Mariucci Posts Photo Of Tom Izzo At The Grand Canyon In 1977

Michigan State fans are no doubt tense as the Spartans are set to take on 1-seed Virginia tonight in their Sweet 16 matchup at Madison Square Garden. Luckily, former NFL coach Steve Mariucci, also known as Tom Izzo’s best friend, is here to take some of the edge off. Mariucci posted an incredible photo of the duo at the Grand Canyon back in 1977. Izzo’s hair steals the show.

Nothing says 1970s like road trips and tight jeans. And about that adidas shirt, Tom, the guys over at Nike would like a word with you…

Unis

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