Junior guard Scoop Jardine scored a career-high 27 points as No. 10/11 Syracuse knocked-off Butler 66-55 at the Carrier Dome. The matchup was the first round of the Legends Classic. Senior Rick Jackson notched his second double-double of the season with 10 points and a career-high 22 rebounds. The Orange trailed 28-25 at the half, but Jardine scored five unanswered points to start the second half and give Syracuse a lead they would not relinquish.