East Lansing police, start preparing now.
This tournament has a going-green feel to it. Michigan State has one of the two best teams in the nation — Kansas is the other — and the top coach in Tom Izzo. So says me, a recovering baseball beat reporter, forced into action because college basketball reporter Zach Helfand couldn't prod rapper Drake into sharing his expertise.
This is one man's opinion, but be warned: The last time The Times published a prediction of mine it was that the Dodgers would sweep the New York Mets in last year's National League division series.
Kansas is the class of the region...