Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, February 16, 2013

It's easy to see why so many experts think Michigan State's Denzel Valentine has a bright future. Forget the future, actually, the freshman is a player who can do a lot right now. He proved it with a seven-point, nine-rebound, two-assist effort in Saturday night's victory at Nebraska.

And how about those two assists? Watch Valentine set up his second alley-oop of the night now and watch the first one in this post.

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And here's Valentine's no-look alley-oop pass to Matt Costello:

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