Posted November 23, 2011 on
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Growing up an hour south of Rentschler Field, Rutgers receiver Mark Harrison will have plenty of family and friends in the stands when he and the Scarlet Knights battle for a share of the conference title. Harrison, who has a history of big games against Connecticut, discussed that and more yesterday after practice.
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PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers plays for the Big East title Saturday at Connecticut, and few catches were bigger in getting the Scarlet Knights there than red-shirt freshman receiver Brandon Coleman's touchdown grab against South Florida. After a slow start, Coleman has emerged as a threat in the passing game, and he talked about it with ScarletReport.com.
Khadijah Rushdan scored 16 points and No. 13 Rutgers turned in its best defensive effort of the season with a 68-40 victory over Lehigh on Tuesday night.
April Sykes added 11 points and Monique Oliver had 10 as the Scarlet Knights (4-0) continued their best start since 2005-06, when they won their first eight games en route to reaching the Elite Eight.
Aly Byorick had 11 points...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Red-shirt freshman running back Jawan Jamison credits the offensive line for his continued improvement as the Rutgers feature running back. Jamsion broke down the run-blocking, his quest for 1,000 yards and more yesterday in his session with the media.
Rutgers seemingly always has a late-game rally in it this season and tonight’s game in Cancun against Illinois State was no different. Ineffective for 30 minutes, the Scarlet Knights eviscerated a 13-point deficit but could not hold on for the final two minutes and lost 76-70.
Rutgers will not look to come back to Cancun anytime soon. A day after a rough loss to Illinois State, the Scarlet Knights dropped another close contest, 58-53, to Richmond in similar fashion.
Travares Copeland camped at Rutgers in June, and the Treasure Coast High (Port St. Lucie, Fla.) receiver will be there again early next month. Copeland told ScarletReport.com he continues to be recruited by the Scarlet Knights and he just finished arranging an official visit.
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The Scarlet Knights posted videos of their off season strength and conditioning program. Where’s Rabil?
(Those black and red King IIIs are incredible.)
Let’s get sweaty.
Can Rutgers become the program everyone thinks they can be under new head coach Brian Brecht? If so, how quickly? What do you think of their 2012 incoming class?
Petillo, Cody Holbrook...
No. 13/13 Rutgers women’s basketball teams heads to San Juan, Puerto Rico to take part in the San Juan Shootout. The Scarlet Knights will face Georgia Tech on Friday at 5:30 p.m., followed by a matchup with Arizona State on Saturday at 3 p.m.
Of countless Rutgers scenarios, the Big East and the postseason, three bowls stand out as likely destinations for the Scarlet Knights, but a fourth major bowl is also in the picture. The Orange Bowl will be in attendance Saturday at Rentschler Field to watch Rutgers fight for a share of the conference championship. ScarletReport.com spoke with multiple bowl representatives for the details.
Khadijah Rushdan scored 16 points and No. 13 Rutgers turned in its best defensive effort of the season with a 68-40 victory over Lehigh on Tuesday night. April Sykes added 11 points and Monique Oliver had 10 as the Scarlet Knights (4-0) continued their best start since 2005-06, when they won their first eight games en route to reaching the Elite Eight.
The Rutgers wrestling team moved up to 14th in Intermats latest team rankings, while continuing to have five individual wrestlers rated. The Nov. 22 tournament-strength ranking allotted the Scarlet Knights 31 points to place the squad as the fourth-highest EIWA team.
Rutgers is playing Connecticut for a share of the Big East title Saturday in East Hartford, Conn., and ScarletReport.com has confirmation of a big-time visitor coming to watch the Scarlet Knights play.
Rutgers sophomore forward Gilvydas Biruta has been named to the 2011 Cancun Challenge Riviera Division All-Tournament Team. In the two contests played at the Moon Palace Resort, Biruta averaged 12.5 points and 5.5 rebounds.
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Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Connecticut Huskies Odds
Connecticut will look to improve on its 4-6 record this week when they host Rutgers in Week 13 action at Rentschler Field on Saturday.
The Huskies currently sports a record of 4-6, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-7 ATS. The Scarlet Knights...
Rutgers field hockey senior Nicole Gentile felt the emotions of the thought of playing her last collegiate game with the Scarlet Knights. Her mind wandered back through the years that she had spent since picking up a stick for the first time in the seventh grade.