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JF: I feel like I have to prove myself every night. I think you gotta play with that type of an edge; that's what makes me and our team so successful. We don't get as much credit as we should. We're starting to get a lot more credit nationally—myself and my team. But there are still a lot of doubters out there, a lot of people who think you can't do it. You have to use that as motivation.
DP: What is the biggest knock you hear on your game?
JF: Not athletic enough. Not able to play against the best athletes and get my shot off or play defense against them. I just take that as a challenge. I've heard that my whole life. Up to this point I've been able to stop the critics from saying that. At the next level they still have questions on whether I can do it or not. It remains to be seen, but I have confidence I can play in the NBA and play well.
DP: If I said shoot 20 NBA threes, how many would you make?
JF: Without any defense, I could make probably about 15.
DP: I would have thought you would have gone a little bit higher than that.
JF: Depends how I'm feeling. But on an average day, I'd say 15.
DP: Can BYU advance in the tournament if you have an off night?
JF: I think we can. I've had off nights before against some good teams, and [my teammates have] been able to pick up the team and make plays. A lot of times if teams are really, really focusing on me and trying to put two or 2½ guys on me, I have confidence my teammates have the ability to make shots. They've been doing it all year. Like our coach always says, it's not a one-man team. We have some really good players, even though I've been getting a lot of national notoriety. Even if I'm not shooting a lot, the main focus, especially in the NCAA tournament, is just to get a win. I'm going to try to do whatever I can.
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