Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 4/2/13
via BTN At one point last week, the Big Ten had a legit shot of having four teams make it to the Final Four.  After Ohio State lost to Wichita State, Indiana lost to Syracuse and Michigan State lost to Duke, it left one – Michigan – as the lone Big Ten school in Atlanta. Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo has always supported the Big Ten and preached as much earlier in the tournament.  But with Michigan as the only alive conference representative, Izzo stopped short of saying he wants them to bring home the title. On Tuesday, Joe Rexrode of the Detroit Free Press attended Izzo’s season-ending press conference: “I do have great respect for John (Beilein) and the job he’s done.  You know, I’ll stick by my stance that nobody pulls for their rival. Mike (Krzyzewski) doesn’t pull for Carolina, and Roy (Williams) doesn’t pull for Duke. I’m not sure, but Urban Meyer’s probably not pulling for Michigan’s swim team to win, the way that thing is and everything. ...
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