Tom Izzo is all about winning.  He is also a realist and has admitted that, “It is probably better for me strictly from a recruiting standpoint if I have guys going in the first round (NBA draft) than if I make a Final Four.”  He doesn’t like it, but it is a reality.  So based on what Izzo has said, today Spartan basketball and two of the stars from last years team got some great news.

Chad Ford from ESPN is universally respected as an NBA writer and his NBA MOCK Draft is widely considered as one of the best and most accurate in the business.  His latest list has both Valentine and Davis going in the lottery.  He believes the Phoenix Suns will grab Valentine at #13 and that Chicago Bulls will nab Davis at #14.

You can read the entire mock draft WHEN YOU CLICK RIGHT HERE.  It is a pay site.