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Video: Tom Izzo Grilled By ESPN Reporter After Win At Maryland

Tom Izzo speaks at a Michigan State press conference.

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The ESPN Outside The Lines reporter had several questions for Izzo.

Michigan State's men's basketball team rallied from a double-digit deficit on the road to beat Maryland today. The win is far from the biggest story surrounding Tom Izzo and the Spartans, though.

ESPN's Outside The Lines dropped a bombshell report on the multiple sexual assault allegations against Michigan State's football and men's basketball teams. Both Izzo and Mark Dantonio were targeted heavily in the report, which "found a pattern of widespread denial, inaction and information suppression" of sexual assault allegations at Michigan State.

According to the report, former Michigan State assistant Travis Walton was allowed to continue coaching after getting criminal charges for knocking out a female student at a bar. Walton later left the program; he's now an assistant coach in the NBA G-League.

Two former Michigan State players, Keith Appling and Adreian Payne, were accused of sexually assaulting a female student in a dorm room. Charges were never filed and a Title IX investigation found that Payne and Appling did not violate any policy.

ESPN had an Outside The Lines reporter in College Park, Md. for today's game. The reporter grilled Izzo with a series of questions.

Izzo's answers to the questions were consistent. He said he "cooperated with every investigation. Every one. And I will continue to cooperate with every investigation. Every one."

Josh Stirn of InsideMDSports tweeted out video of the exchange. You can watch it below:

Dantonio has also responded to the allegations. He said the allegations of him and his program mishandling the allegations is false.

"Every incident reported in that article was documented by either police or the Michigan State Title IX office. I've always worked with the proper authorities when dealing with the cases of sexual assault. We have always had high standards in this program, and that will never change."

Both Izzo and Dantonio (and Michigan State as a whole) are far from done dealing with this. It'll rightfully be one of college sports' most-covered stories moving forward.