Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, August 9, 2013

So, evidently, the World Dwarf Games are on the campus of Michigan State this week. We know this because Michigan State star basketball player Adreian Payne posted a great video from the event on his Instagram account. In it, the players, who cannot exceed five feet, are running and jumping to give Payne – all 6-foot-10 of him – high-fives. Watch it in this post.

[ Watch Adreian Payne get high-fives from World Dwarf Games players ]

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo and his wife also made an appearance at Jenison.

According to, the basketball finals for the World Dwarf Games are scheduled for Saturday at Breslin Center.

And here's a picture of Payne with his new friends: