King of the quick turnaround

Izzo, staff shine when prep time is a precious commodity

Updated: April 6, 2009, 7:54 AM ET
By Pat Forde | ESPN.com

DETROIT -- Jordan Ott is the video coordinator for the Michigan State basketball team. That's why he has a Diet Coke can in his left hand.

At this sleep-deprived stage of the season, caffeine is mandatory at every waking hour. And almost every hour is a waking hour for the guy in charge of the Spartans' famous preparation machine.

"Adrenaline, man," Ott said. "That's all it is right now."

The Spartans are working on the last two-day turnaround of the year -- the ...

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