Santiago Vescovi changed diet to improve for Tennessee basketball

Santiago Vescovi recited his perfect Cook Out order with a smile and without hesitation in late October.

The Tennessee basketball guard builds a tray around a big double burger with lettuce, tomato and mayo. He picks a bacon ranch wrap and white cheddar cheese bites as his sides. A banana pudding milkshake completes his guilty pleasure.

It’s an order Vescovi honed through his first two years in Knoxville, when he ate at the regional fast food joint regularly. 

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Vescovi hasn’t placed that order in at least six months,

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