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Michigan State teammates have a towel-snapping fight

Keith Appling passes in the first half. (Gregory Shamus / Getty Images)

Just what the NCAA tournament needs: a towel-snapping flare-up between teammates conducted right over their head coach during a timeout.

That’s what happened between Michigan State’s Keith Appling and Derrick Nix, who carried on before the disbelieving eyes of Coach Tom Izzo.


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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.



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