(CBS) Since his unveiling in January, Clark the Cub — the Cubs’ first mascot — has been the subject of some scrutiny. People asked why he doesn’t wear pants. He was even booed momentarily at a recent Bulls game.

Well, one of the true good guys in college sports, Michigan State basketball Tom Izzo, is cool with Clark. The two posed for a photo that was tweeted out on Thursday while the Cubs faced off against the Pirates.

Check it out below.

[tweet https://twitter.com/ClarktheCub/status/454346627898028032]

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