The Michgian State Spartans suffered a stunning loss in the opener of the Maui Invitational on Monday night, falling to the Virginia Tech Hokies 71-66 and dropping to 3-2 on the young season.
Following the stunning loss, frustrated Spartans fans took to social media to put their legendary coach on blast.
Tom izzo continues to be the most overrated figure in all of sports
— Matt Miller (@MattyMillz85) November 26, 2019
Fire Tom Izzo, enough is enough. https://t.co/ByYloYESni
— Jay (@Mongo_Jay) November 26, 2019
Mike Young just outcoached Tom Izzo. Let that sink in. #Hokies
— Cory Van Dyke (@Coryv9) November 26, 2019
Can’t wait to hear Tom Izzo blame this loss on the NCAA not letting Joey Hauser play…
— The Paint Crew (@ThePaintCrew) November 26, 2019
Tom Izzo got paid 150k to stand there for 2 hours
— Intergalactic Mega Harold (@megamegajon) November 26, 2019
Tom Izzo… Hot seat???? Many people are saying it
— 🅱️ (@PureSilkBrett) November 26, 2019
Does Tom Izzo even know how to make an in game adjustment?
— KeepGeneralGrant (@AGrant4Life) November 25, 2019
Are these expressions of anger justified?