December 26, 2006

Scoop to the hoop

With all of the guards set to return the Syracuse coaching staff looked to build depth at the position with the 2007 recruiting class. The Orange brought in two guards Jonny Flynn and Antonio Jardine who can play both positions point guard or shooting guard.

"Scoop" Jardine was the second commitment for the Orange this recruiting season and signing his letter intent early was nothing but good news for the prospect from Philadelphia.

"It was a burden on my shoulders, it took so much pressure off of me I can be a regular kid again I don't have to worry about people saying what school are you going to. I am just back to having fun playing basketball."

When these young players get together they do not look like a basketball team but they look like friends. The friendships that have been created before the group steps on campus can only help with the chemistry they will have on the basketball court.

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