Ex-Rutgers QB Chris Laviano finds new home, and it's a Top 25 team

Chris Laviano will be immediately eligible to play for a West Coast team that finished in the AP Top 25 last season. Three months after announcing his decision to transfer from the Rutgers football program, quarterback Chris Laviano has picked a college destination. Laviano, who started 18 straight games from early in the 2015 season to midway...
4 hours ago

M. Track. Men’s Track and Field Wraps Up Day One at Big Ten Championships

Rutgers track and field finished the first session of the Big Ten Indoor Track and Field Championships Friday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. Sophomore Izaiah Brown and senior Jermaine Griffith finished first and third, respectively, in the 400m highlighting action for the Scarlet Knights during the first session.
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Softball. Softball Drops Two on Day One of FGCU Four Points Invite

FORT MYERS, FLA. -- The Rutgers softball team suffered a pair of setbacks on day one of the Four Points Invite hosted by FGCU on Friday. The Scarlet Knights (0-6) first fell to Florida International (9-4) by a score of 9-5 before suffering a slim 3-2 loss to Hofstra (3-3) in eight innings.
7 hours ago

W. Tennis. Tennis Heads to Penn for Weekend Bout

Rutgers tennis heads to Philadelphia this weekend to compete against Penn on Sunday. Seven of the Scarlet Knights’ next eight duals will take place on the road. The match is slated for a noon start.
14 hours ago

W. Swimming. Swimming Readies for Last Chance Meet

Rutgers swimming will head to the Army West Point Invitational Saturday and Sunday for its last chance meet in West Point, New York. This will be the final opportunity for the Scarlet Knights to secure NCAA qualifying times in their respective events prior to the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships from March 15-18 in Indianapolis.
15 hours ago

Jordan Pagano bursts onto scene at Rutgers after Penn State transfer: 'Turned out for the best'

Jordan Pagano of Bergen Catholic found it difficult to get noticed at Penn State but is grabbing attention at Rutgers Jordan Pagano scored three takedowns in the biggest win of his wrestling career, but it was a reversal that made the moment possible. Not the kind of reversal worth two points on the mat. The kind that alters an entire future...
18 hours ago

Rutgers sets 2017 spring football camp schedule

Rutgers will hold 14 spring-camp practices leading to the Scarlet-White game in April. Watch video An open competition for the starting quarterback job. The first glimpse at Janarion Grant since the star receiver's 2016 campaign ended prematurely. Position battles at the majority of defensive spots. And a look new offensive...
20 hours ago

The post-season take shape for Rutgers Wrestling as NCAA releases allocations

The Big Ten is again the top conference in the nation and that’s a good thing for Rutgers In preparation for the post-season, the NCAA today released qualifier allocations per conference for the 2017 NCAA Championships from March 16-18 in St. Louis. As well, the RPI Rankings for individual wrestlers and the Coaches Panel rankings were released. Seven Rutgers wrestlers appeared...
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1 day ago

How much has Rutgers paid outside counsel in NCAA investigation?

Internal records show just how exhaustive and thorough the joint investigation between the NCAA and an outside law firm went to discover potential violations within the Rutgers football program. Watch video Following a 17-month probe into potential NCAA rules violations, Rutgers University paid a law firm $205,000, records obtained...
1 day ago

From the Cheap Seats: 4 Thoughts On Michigan

Rutgers loses another heartbreaker. I’m running out of hearts: Night after night, Rutgers gets so close, only to have it snatched from them. Fans hearts break and break, so I can only imagine what the players are going through. But they’re right there. A few more breaks, one extra play. Which leads me to... They have to play a perfect game: This team grinds and plays hard...
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1 day ago

End of Rutgers, Patriots era near? Devin McCourty on NFL free agents Logan Ryan, Duron Harmon

Patriots DBs Logan Ryan, Duron Harmon get 'to see what it's like on the other side' in free agency, Devin McCourty said Watch video NEW BRUNSWICK -- Few positions in all of professional sports are more desirable than entering free agency off of winning a championship. Devin McCourty has been there. His two longtime teammates ...
1 day ago

Michigan escapes Rutgers with 68-64 victory

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) -- D.J. Wilson scored 10 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, three other Wolverines scored in double figures, and Michigan beat Rutgers 68-64 on Wednesday. Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman scored 14 points, Derrick Walton Jr. had 13 and Zak Irvin added 16 for Michigan (18-10, 8-7 Big Ten), which made 10 of 31 from behind the arc to Rutgers' 6 of 16. Corey Sanders scored...
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Rutgers Suffers Another Stomach Punch Loss To Michigan 68-64

With another late lead, the Scarlet Knights failed to close again. Another Rutgers basketball game and another gut wrenching loss is the result. With a four point lead and just over 6 minutes to play in the game, another Big Ten opponent, this time in maize and blue, took control to pull out a tight win. Michigan prevailed by the final score of 68-64, as the home faithful watched...
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2 days ago

Michigan beats Rutgers 68-64 behind Wilson's double-double

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) D.J. Wilson scored 10 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, three other Wolverines scored in double figures, and Michigan beat Rutgers 68-64 on Wednesday. Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman scored 14 points, Derrick Walton Jr. had 13 and Zak Irvin added 16 for Michigan (18-10, 8-7 Big Ten), which made 10 of 31 from behind the arc to Rutgers' 6 of 16. Corey Sanders scored...
Via Associated Press
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Rutgers Women’s Lacrosse On Winning Streak After Road Win Over Lafayette

The program also announced plans to honor their 40th anniversary. The Rutgers women’s lacrosse team has put together their first winning streak of the 2017 season after last night’s 15-10 victory over Lafayette. It was a tight affair for a good portion of contest, with the score tied at 7 at halftime, and knotted at 8 apiece with 18+ minutes left in the game. However, the offense...
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2 days ago

McIntosh scores 18 to lead Northwestern over Rutgers 69-65

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) Bryant McIntosh scored 18 points and hit a go-ahead 3 with under a minute remaining as Northwestern held off last-place Rutgers 69-65 on Saturday to kept its hopes alive for its first NCAA Tournament appearance. Dererk Pardon added 12 points for the Wildcats (20-7, 9-5 Big Ten), who matched their school record for victories in a season. Corey Sanders led Rutgers...
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WATCH: RVision: Rutgers Basketball Story || On the Road with the Scarlet Knights

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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers and Adidas reach 6-year deal for apparel, footwear

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) Rutgers and Adidas have signed a six-year agreement in which the company will be the official athletic footwear, apparel and accessory brand of the Scarlet Knights. Athletic Director Pat Hobbs announced the partnership on Monday without saying how much money the Big Ten Conference school will make. The deal takes effect on July 1, right after a five-year...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: RVision: Wrestling Post-Match Press Conference - Northwestern

Rutgers Wrestling Head Coach, Scott Goodale, speaks with the media after the Scarlet Knights defeated Northwestern by a score of 28-6.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: RVision: Highlights - Wrestling Dominates Northwestern 28-6

The Scarlet Knights cap off their regular season with a dominating victory over Northwestern. They finish the season with a 12-4 overall record, while setting a program record with 6 Big Ten wins.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: From the Desk of Rob Shutte: B1G Match Play Preview

Rutgers men's golf head coach Rob Shutte previews the Scarlet Knights' spring opener at Big Ten Match Play.
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers gets first Big Ten road win behind Sanders

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) Corey Sanders scored 25 points, with six rebounds, four assists, and three steals to lead Rutgers past Penn State 70-68 on Saturday for the Scarlet Knights' first-ever Big Ten road win. Rutgers, which has just five wins in the Big Ten since joining in 2014-15, was 0-23 on the road in conference play. The last conference win was in 2014 against South Florida...
Via Associated Press
20 days ago  |  Discuss

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