Posted December 06, 2012 on
Washington High School (Pa.) 2014 running back Shai McKenzie received a visit from Rutgers this week. Holding seven verbal scholarship offers, McKenzie discusses his thoughts on the beginning of his recruitment and his thoughts on the Scarlet Knights.

Rutgers suing Big East over exit fee

Rutgers University is suing the Big East Conference, trying to avoid paying an exit fee. Rutgers is trying to avoid a $10 million hit for leaving en route to the Big Ten. Big East bylaws state a school must give 27 months' notice and pay a $10 million withdrawal fee. The suit says the Big East selectively enforced the rules. Rutgers claims some schools did and some did not...

Aussie Punter Goes In-Depth on Rutgers Choice

Australian punter Dean Crozier committed to Rutgers on Thursday, and then he spoke with FOXSportsNEXT about it. He discussed his experience with American football, when he plans to enroll, and why he chose the Scarlet Knights.

Rutgers sues Big East while on its way out

Outgoing Rutgers is suing the Big East in an attempt to avoid paying a fee for leaving the conference two years before it plans to play in the Big Ten citing breach of contract. The university filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Middlesex County Courthouse against the Big East in an attempt to avoid paying the $5 million to $10 million exit fee, recover millions it claims the league owes...

Update: Making Sense of the Offers

The season is over and coaches are out on the road recruiting. Rutgers has 20 commitments, and the scope of recruiting has narrowed greatly. So makes it simple by taking a look at where the Scarlet Knights stands with every offered recruit.

Greene Named Defensive Player of the Year

Rutgers fifth-year senior linebacker Khaseem Greene highlighted a day full of honors for the program by taking home Big East Defensive Player of the Year along with his first-team selection. Greene led the Rutgers defense to nine wins and is one of four first-team players defensively.

B1G Week: Rice Discusses Basketball Benefits

B1G Week at continues today with an in-depth look at the move’s effect on basketball in the recruiting process. With the Big East bringing a stronger basketball reputation than football one, Rutgers coach Mike Rice discussed what the move away from the conference means for his program.

Bowl Practice Preview: Shifting Focuses

Rutgers has three more days off before returning for bowl practices. Losing two straight to end the year, multiple improvements will have to be made to during the next three weeks for the Scarlet Knights to defeat Virginia Tech.

Role Definition

Rutgers head coach Mike Rice stepped to the postgame podium, a microphone waiting to catch his every word.
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