Adreian Payne, 6-foot-10 power forward, Michigan State
2013-14 stats: 16.4 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 1.3 APG, 0.9 BPG, .503 FG%, .790 FT%
Five years ago, the Bulls took a chance on an experienced power forward - Southern Cal's Taj Gibson - they knew could step in and contribute immediately, and it paid off.
Even before the NBA’s annual draft combine began Wednesday in Chicago, some of the event’s buzz was dulled by reports of the three candidates for the No.
The next time you find yourself asking, "How does Tom Izzo have just a consistently contending program year in and year out?" consider this: