PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Senior forward Austin Johnson was the winner of the 2013 Joe Calabrese Award for his MVP effort in the 57-55 victory over Seton Hall. Johnson spoke after the game about his performance in the victory that snapped a six-game skid.
Austin Johnson has been a spokesman for the Scarlet Knights throughout their 31-day losing streak.
So to sit back in the Rutgers locker room after a 57-55 victory and MVP performance was a relief for the senior forward and leader. Johnson, who scored eight points in 24 minutes against Seton Hall, went in-depth on the end of an ugly losing streak and the belief that beating the Pirates was the turning point with six games left to play.