Posted January 07, 2012 on
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — For the second time in four games, the Rutgers basketball team knuckled up and blew the roof off of the Louis Brown Athletic Center with a top-10 victory. The Scarlet Knights won their first Big East game of the year in style, dropping No. 8 Connecticut 67-60 behind 32 points from freshmen Myles Mack and Elijah Carter.
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PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers pulled off its second upset of a top 10 team in nine days when it defeated No. 8 Connecticut 67-60 Saturday at the Rutgers Athletic Center. The win followed losses to South Florida and West Virginia, and is the first for the Scarlet Knights since a 85-83 win against then-No. 10 Florida on Dec. 29. After this victory, coach Mike Rice met the media.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Myles Mack scored 14 points and hit a few big second-half shots to help Rutgers beat No. 8 Connecticut 67-60 Saturday at the Rutgers Athletic Center. Following the emotional win, the freshman guard talked about the win, how to be more consistent and much more.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers knocked off a top 10 for the second time in less than 10 days when it upended No. 8 Connecticut 67-60 Saturday at the Rutgers Athletic Center. Afterward, sophomore wing Mike Poole discussed the win.
Here are the highlights (or lowlights depending on your rooting interest) of the UConn Huskies men's basketball team's 67-60 loss to the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at the RAC on Saturday night.
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April Sykes had 11 points and 11 rebounds as No. 10 Rutgers beat Cincinnati 58-47 on Saturday.
Monique Oliver added 15 points for the Scarlet Knights (13-2, 2-0 Big East), who won their fourth straight and are off to their best start since going 17-2 in 2007-08.
Bjonee Reaves had 15 points for the Bearcats (9-7, 0-3), who dropped to 0-8 all-time against Rutgers. Dayeesha Hollins...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Heavily scrutinized for a lack of energy in recent games, junior forward Dane Miller logged 31 minutes and helped push the Rutgers basketball team past No. 8 Connecticut, beating the defending national champions for the first time in program history.
Freshman Eli Carter continued his scoring streak with 19 points and Rutgers beat a Top Ten team for the second time this season, defeating No. 8 Connecticut 67-60 Saturday night at the RAC.
The 16th-ranked Rutgers wrestling team scored bonus points in bunches Friday against Brown and Harvard in College Ave. Gym, winning 28-12 and 33-12 against the Bears and Crimson, respectively.
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Rutgers 67, #8 Connecticut 60After a horrid start to the season, Rutgers is starting to get a reputation as a giant-killer. Just nine days after Florida fell to the Scarlet Knights, it was Connecticut falling victim here. The biggest problem UConn had was that they took the ball out of the hands of Jeremy Lamb, their best player. He fouled out after playing only 24 minutes, but...
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The 16th-ranked Rutgers wrestling team continued its hot streak Sunday at Army, winning 27-10 in Christl Arena. The Scarlet Knights won seven of 10 matches against the Black Knights, including big wins for bonus points by Vincent Dellefave, Billy Ashnault, Greg Zannetti and Dan Seidenberg.
April Sykes had 11 points and 11 rebounds as No. 10 Rutgers beat Cincinnati 58-47 on Saturday. Monique Oliver added 15 points for the Scarlet Knights (13-2, 2-0 Big East), who won their fourth straight and are off to their best start since going 17-2 in 2007-08. Bjonee Reaves had 15 points for the Bearcats (9-7, 0-3), who dropped to 0-8 all-time against Rutgers.