C.J. Fair performs spot duty as Syracuse center against Providence | syracuse.com
"It was either me or James," Fair said of Southerland, who subbed for Christmas when the freshman fouled out with 9:04 left in the game. "And I said, ‘I’ll take it.’"
Scoop Jardine gets second career double-double for Syracuse | syracuse.com
One of those assists – his 11th of the game – was an easy one. Jardine was all alone on the SU break when he turned and fed James Southerland, who punctuated the SU win with a windmill slam. "I just know that he can dunk," Jardine said. "And I can’t."
Syracuse Orange Basketball - Syracuse Survives Providence
The officiating was very poor in this game. Make no mistake; I'm not suggesting Syracuse would have won by 25 with good officiating. It's simply something that needs to be mentioned.
Syracuse basketball notes: Brandon Triche finds 3-point range, scores 16 points | syracuse.com
"I got set and squared to the basket," Triche said, "and I think the guys, especially Scoop (Jardine), once I got it going called a few plays for me and I knocked a few of them down."
Syracuse answers Providence's every challenge, stays unbeaten with 87-73 win | syracuse.com
"Any time they came down and hit a bucket,’’ said Waiters, "we answered right back.’’
Syracuse University lacrosse team has seven candidates vying to replace a legend in net | syracuse.com
"Probably Matt [Lerman], but it’s open," Desko said when asked who was in the lead. "When you get into games it’s a whole other situation. Some guys are gamers and some guys aren’t."
Scelfo May Visit Syracuse This Month, Will Wait Another Week Before Closing Offers : Orange Fizz
"They’re up there. I think I’m going to take an official there this month. If everything works out I’ll take one there and see how it goes."
Syracuse University basketball coach Jim Boeheim's post-game press conference on the Orange's 87-73 win over Providence at the Dunkin' Donuts Center in Rhode Island Jan. 4, 2012. "This game could easily have gone the other way," he said, noting that it was the best shooting Syracuse has had all season.