Michigan State lands another five-star recruit in Christie

Michigan State landed five-star shooting guard Max Christie one week after the top high school player in the nation, Emoni Bates, said he’d play for Tom Izzo in East Lansing next season.Bates is a five-star point guard projected as a future top pick in the NBA draft.Christie, from Rolling Meadows (Ill.) is the top ranked shooting guard in his class and the No. 12 player in the 2021 class overall, per 247Sports.He made his announcement in an interview with Big Ten Network on Tuesday.”My relationship with coach Izzo, I felt like it was great. I felt like it was a place where I was needed and a place that I wanted to go to,” Christie said.