Originally posted on Orange Fizz  |  Last updated 2/20/12
With all that ice water in his veins, Scoop Jardine almost went into anemic shock yesterday. The senior guard led SU past a young and pesky Rutgers squad to secure Syracuse’s seventh straight win. Some critics believe not having a single go to guy will hurt this team. But the formula just keeps working. Despite the criticism #11 gets, he was stone-cold in the final minutes against RU and sent the Scarlet faithful packing for the Greasetrucks. The Fizz caught up with Scoop postgame about the win. Jardine doesn’t care about the doubters. “This is why I am who I am. I’m not trying to be cocky, but confident. I work on my game just for these moments. I can take criticism, I’ve been taking it my whole career, and it helped me for these moments. It allows me to make winning plays for this team.” This isn’t the first time recently Scoop led his team to victory. Against UConn he also went off late. Everyone points to Dion Waiters or Kris Joseph as guys who should have the rock with the game o
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