If you are a fan of Michigan State basketball and Tom Izzo, prepare for the opposite of a farewell tour. 

He doesn't plan on giving anyone a fair warning. 

"When I do it, I'm just leaving," Izzo said on Wednesday. 

The 66-year old is entering his 27th season leading the Spartans and will continue to address the topic of retirement; however, he's not ready to call it quits just yet. 

The loss of three prominent figures in college basketball, including Duke's Mike Krzyzewski, North Carolina's Roy Williams, and Oklahoma's Lon Kruger, prompted another response from the Hall of Famer. 

"It's interesting, guys, because you get asked those questions and I say 'Hell, (Krzyzewski has) got eight, nine years on me, so I've got plenty of time.