Posted September 22, 2013 on
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Freshman Janarion Grant returned one punt for a touchdown, and set up the go-ahead score with another long return. Afterward, he went 1-on-1 with about his effort, and the meaning of Rutgers' 28-24 win against Arkansas.

Nova's scores, Grant's returns rally Rutgers 28-24

Gary Nova threw touchdown passes of 33 and 4 yards to Leonte Carroo in the final 9:55 and Rutgers rallied from a 17-point, second-half deficit to beat previously undefeated Arkansas 28-24 on Saturday. Janarion Grant sparked the rally with a 58-yard punt return for a touchdown in the third quarter and he set up the game-winning 4-yard score to Carroo with 5:18 to play with a 47-yard...

Rutgers RB James out with leg injury

Rutgers running back Paul James is going to be sidelined a couple of weeks with a lower leg injury. Scarlet Knights coach Kyle Flood said Sunday that James would miss at least two games. Rutgers (3-1) has next weekend off before starting American Athletic Conference play at SMU on Oct. 5, and Louisville five days later. James, was injured in the third quarter of the Scarlet Knights...

Electric Fourth Quarter Leads Rutgers to Win

PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Rutgers channeled moments of pandemonium in a thrilling 28-24 comeback victory over Arkansas. The Scarlet Knights, led by late-game Leonte Carroo heroics, sent the first SEC opponent to visit High Point Solutions Stadium with a loss. Head coach Kyle Flood's post-game press conference is attached. TV: Hamilton Breaks Down Keys to Win

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers defensive tackle Darius Hamilton is used to seeing big games from teammate Gary Nova. Speaking after the 28-24 victory over Arkansas, Hamilton broke down the latest magical moment from Nova and other key players on both sides of the ball.

Barnwell Welcomes the Challenges

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers freshman cornerback Nadir Barnwell made a big impact in Saturday's 28-24 win against Arkansas. He allowed a touchdown but also was big in run support and made eight tackles, and he went 1-on-1 with about it.

Rutgers Renews Temple Football Series

Rutgers and Temple announced the formation of a four-game football series Monday morning set for when the Scarlet Knights leave for the Big Ten. Rutgers and Temple re-start their series in 2020 with two home games at each school. TV: Gary Nova Postgame

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Gary Nova returned from his concussion in triumphant fashion with 356 passing yards in a 28-24 victory over Arkansas. Nova bounced back from three early turnovers with a stellar fourth quarter that led the Scarlet Knights to victory.

Rutgers 28, Arkansas 24

Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova gets knocked around by the Arkansas defense for three quarters, but rallies his team with two fourth-quarter touchdown passes as the Scarlet Knights down Arkansas 28-24 Saturday before 51,969 fans at High Point Solutions Stadium.

Monday Notebook: Busy Bye Week

Rutgers coach Kyle Flood offered the latest updates on injured running back Paul James and bye week activities Monday on the American conference call. Flood also discussed the new game series with Temple, Janarion Grant’s emergence and the offensive line.

Razorbacks stumble late in 28-24 loss to Rutgers

Arkansas seemed to have its best start since 2003 secure - in New Jersey of all places. The Razorbacks held a 17-point second-half lead, they were controlling play, and a frustrated Rutgers fan base seemed ready to head to the exits. But then Arkansas let the home team - and its crowd - back in it. An hour or so later, the Razorbacks were saddled instead with their first loss....

Photo Gallery: Arkansas-Rutgers

Here's game coverage from the Razorbacks and Rutgers Scarlet Knights at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, N.J.

Leaving Rutgers with Passing Concerns

Some Realities and Observations in light of Arkansas’ loss to Rutgers The Scarlet Knights ran 79 plays to Razorbacks’ 62 plays. Of the Hogs’ 62 plays, 28 were passing attempts (45.2%) and 34 were rushing attempts (54.8%). The Hogs were 3 of 14 on […]
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