The Michigan State Spartans made noise on the recruiting trail recently, securing four-star playmaker Trejuan Holloman as the program’s first commitment for the 2022 recruiting class. For some, this move might have raised a few eyebrows as a quick look at the 2022-2023 roster chart already shows three point guards on the team in A.J. Hoggard, Jaden Akins and Tyson Walker. Now, barring any early departures or transfers, this is looking like a bit of a logjam — except that it really isn’t a logjam.
Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo always had a soft spot for two-point guard lineups and is now really putting some bodies behind that strategy.