Found February 04, 2012 on The Cardinal Connect:
Rutgers is typically the type of team you don’t take too serious. The Scarlet Knights have been one of the worst teams in the Big East over the past decade. Louisville has a 9-1 record against Rutgers since joining the Big East. Head Coach Mike Rice is in his second year and appears to be the man for the job. However, this year’s team is very young and inexperienced. They’re just 12-11 on the season and 4-6 in Big East play. They have some bad losses on the season, but they also have a couple of notable wins over Florida and UConn. Rutgers is led by freshman guard Eli Carter who is averaging 13 points and 3 rebounds per game. Carter is a high level scorer. He played a huge part in Rutgers’ upset against Florida scoring 31 points. Junior forward Dane Miller is the most experienced player on the team and is one of the better defenders in the conference. Freshman Kadeem Jack was the highest rated freshman, but is just returning from a foot injury. He hasn’t played up to his potential...

Rice Ejected in 12-Point Loss

Rutgers played hard after head coach Mike Rice earned an ejection in the first half, but slowly crumbled to No. 25 Louisville at the KFC Yum! Center. Rutgers fell, 78-66, to the Cardinals and return from its road trip at 4-7 in Big East play.

No. 3 UConn 66, No. 13 Rutgers 34

Stefanie Dolson scored 16 points, Tiffany Hayes had 14 and No. 3 Connecticut beat 13th-ranked Rutgers 66-34 on Saturday night for its 98th consecutive home victory. The Huskies (21-2, 9-1 Big East) grabbed control with a 17-0 run midway through the first half. Hayes got the run started with eight straight points. Then Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis took over, hitting three straight 3-pointers...

UConn Women Cream Rutgers, 66-34

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights were playing without one of their leaders in Khadijah Rushdan. The UConn Huskies women's basketball team hadn't played a game in a while where they dominated from start to finish. With Rutgers shorthanded, it didn't take UConn long to take control of the game as they went on to a very easy 66-34 win over 9,982 on Saturday at Gampel Pavilion...

Men's Basketball: Rutgers Basketball Falls at No. 25 Louisville, 78-66

Despite 24 points from freshman guard Eli Carter, Rutgers basketball fell to No. 25 Louisville, 78-66, Saturday afternoon at the KFC Yum! Center. Scoring a personal-best in BIG EAST play, Carter shot nine-of-17 from the floor and added six rebounds and three assists.

Video: Highlights of UConn Women's 66-34 Win Over Rutgers

Here are the highlights from the UConn Huskies women's basketball team's 66-34 win over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on Saturday night at Gampel Pavilion in Storrs, CT. {flvremote}{/flvremote} Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure to like us on Facebook as well.

Louisville not nice for Mike Rice

An impressive 78-66 win for University of Louisville basketball over a Rutgers team that, thankfully, had to play the one game between the teams in Louisville.Mike Rice, the Rutgers coach ejected after two quick technicals in the first, would confirm that officiating calls for real or imagined infractions rarely go the way of visiting teams in the Big East.Nature of the beast, U...

Women's Basketball: No. 13/14 Rutgers Women's Basketball Falls at No. 3 Connecticut, 66-34

No. 3 Connecticut defeated No. 13/14 Rutgers 66-34 on Saturday night for its 98th consecutive home victory. Monique Oliver scored 15 points for the Scarlet Knights (17-6, 6-4).

StraitCards Previews: Louisville Cardinals (17-5, 5-4) vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights (12-11, 4-6)

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