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Recruiting Rewind: The top RBs from the class of 2011

The top running back recruit from the class of 2011 finished up his career at Alabama State; Photo: USA Today Sports Yesterday, we dug up our time capsule and took a look back at the quarterbacks from the recruiting class of 2011. Today, we look at the running backs from that same class. For this flashback, we used 247 Sports individual rankings. The 2010 class featured Dillon...
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January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Recruiting Rewind: The top RBs from the class of 2011

The top running back recruit from the class of 2011 finished up his career at Alabama State; Photo: USA Today Sports Yesterday, we dug up our time capsule and took a look back at the quarterbacks from the recruiting class of 2011. Today, we look at the running backs from that same class. For this flashback, we used 247 Sports individual rankings. The 2010 class featured Dillon...
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January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Huggins Keeps Focused

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers running back Savon Huggins kept his focus during time on the bench against Houston and Temple. The result was a key role in the game-winning drive led by quarterback Gary Nova. Huggins spoke about the bye week and his chances to earn an increased role when the Scarlet Knights host Cincinnati.
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November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Rutgers RB Paul James to miss at least two games

Rutgers running back Paul James will miss at least the next two games due to a lower-leg injury. It is a shame because the walkon at one point was leading the nation in rushing while going into last week’s game against Arkansas. He finished the game with 80 yards after leaving again the fourth quarter for good, and is currently second in the nation in rushing. Melvin Gordon of...
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September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Rutgers names walkon Paul James as starting running back

With the loss of Jawan Jamison to the NFL, junior running back Savon Huggins was expected to assume the workload for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights’ backfield. However Huggins was very ineffective in the season opening 52-51 loss at Fresno State when he posted 15 yards on six carries. He is a former four-star recruit who turned down the likes of Notre Dame to enroll at Rutgers. Saturday’s...
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September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: RB Huggins Dissects Spring

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers running back Savon Huggins concludes spring practice as the starter, and he talked about how he is preparing to carry the load for the Scarlet Knights in 2013.
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April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Spring Football: One foot out the door, Rutgers prepares for final Big East season

First Practice: March 26 Spring Game: April 27 This time next year, Rutgers will be doing its best to get ready for the transition to the Big Ten. Since the Scarlet Knights have been a below-average Big East team for years, the move to the much tougher conference could result in some tough times for Kyle Flood’s football program. Of course, that’s next year and Rutgers...
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March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Spring Football: One foot out the door, Rutgers prepares for final Big East season

First Practice: March 26 Spring Game: April 27 This time next year, Rutgers will be doing its best to get ready for the transition to the Big Ten. Since the Scarlet Knights have been a below-average Big East team for years, the move to the much tougher conference could result in some tough times for Kyle Flood’s football program. Of course, that’s next year and...
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March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Rutgers stays in control of Big East

Reserve running back Savon Huggins had a career-high 179 yards, and Rutgers' defense had another shut-down performance on Saturday for a 10-3 victory over Cincinnati that kept the 22nd-ranked Scarlet Knights in control of the Big East. Rutgers (9-1, 5-0) remained the only unbeaten team in conference play. The Scarlet Knights finish with games at Pittsburgh and home against No...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: Flood Post-Game Press Conference

CINCINNATI -- Rutgers coach Kyle Flood breaks down defensive effort against running game, Savon Huggins's emergance and more during his post-game press conference after the 10-3 victory over Cincinnati. The Scarlet Knights improved to 5-0 in the Big East and 9-1 on the season.
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Rutgers Rides Huggins, Defense to Victory

CINCINNATI – Savon Huggins and the Rutgers defense carried the No. 22 Scarlet Knights to their biggest win of the season. Beating Cincinnati 10-3, Rutgers held the Bearcats below 100 rushing yards and hold on to first place in the Big East.
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Rutgers shuts out Cincinnati

Reserve running back Savon Huggins had a career-high 179 yards, and Rutgers' defense had another shut-down performance on Saturday for a 10-3 victory over Cincinnati that kept the 22nd-ranked Scarlet Knights in control of the Big East. Rutgers (9-1, 5-0) remained the only unbeaten team in conference play. The Scarlet Knights finish with games at Pittsburgh and home against No...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 22 Rutgers beats Cincy, holds 1st place

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Savon Huggins ran for a career-high 179 yards, and Rutgers' defense had another shut-down showing Saturday in a 10-3 victory over Cincinnati that kept the 22nd-ranked Scarlet Knights in control of the Big East. Rutgers (9-1, 5-0) remained the only unbeaten team in conference play. The Scarlet Knights finish with games at Pittsburgh and home against No. 20...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 24 Rutgers 28, Army 7

Brandon Coleman caught his second touchdown of the game on a 31-yard pass from Gary Nova with 8:49 to play and No. 24 Rutgers survived a valiant effort by mistake-prone Army in posting a 28-7 victory Saturday. In bouncing back from its first loss and a two-week layoff that featured Hurricane Sandy and a Nor'easter that dumped a foot of snow in New Jersey, the Scarlet Knights...
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November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: 1-on-1 with RB Savon Huggins

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- A year wiser and now with experience, Rutgers running back Savon Huggins has a different outlook heading into his sophomore season. Huggins said he modified his running style, learned to read defenses better and is stronger, and he spoke to ScarletReport.com about all of it.
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: Reporting Day Montage, Part I

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers players reported Sunday for the start of Monday's training camp, and a number of them spoke to the media. In this installment, Steve Beauharnais, Kevin Snyder, Scott Vallone, Savon Huggins and Taj Alexander share their thoughts.
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August 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Two-Deep Breakdown: RB Savon Huggins

Spring camp is over and the Rutgers football team is back on campus for summer classes and workouts. Coming out of the spring, ScarletReport.com is here to individually break down every expected member of the summer two-deep. Today, we continue momentum toward camp with a look at running back Savon Huggins
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June 14, 2012  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: RB Savon Huggins after Scrimmage

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers running back Savon Huggins ran well in an injury shortened scrimmage today at High Point Solutions Stadium. After the scrimmage, the co-starter at running back discussed the position battle and his individual performance.
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April 21, 2012  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: Huggins Shines in Scrimmage

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Sophomore running back Savon Huggins reached the end zone twice and did not put the ball on the ground yesterday in the first scrimmage of the spring. Huggins spoke after the scrimmage about his growing confidence and the benefits of new Rutgers running backs coach Norries Wilson.
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April 08, 2012  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: RB Savon Huggins

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Savon Huggins' freshman season didn't go as planned, but he has put that behind and is focusing on a strong spring. The Rutgers running back spoke about his goals, the health of his knee and what the trying 2011 season taught him, and ScarletReport.com was there to check it out.
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March 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Schiano Leaves Rutgers, What’s His Departure Mean for Recruiting & Syracuse?

Greg “Crazy Eyes” Schiano had two boxes to check before he left Rutgers: Lots of money and writing on the wall. Done and done. By jumping to the Buccaneers, he no doubt will earn a major payday. He also likely sees an ever-expanding chasm to cross as Rutgers may be left behind in the conference realignment. The ACC wanted UConn before Boston College stepped into block it, and...
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January 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Rutgers Football: Fantasy Recap And Outlook

Overview- It was thought before the season that the Rutgers 2011 season would depend on how much the offense improved from a year in which they were last in nearly every offensive category. That actually turned out to not be the case. The Scarlet Knights finished the season on a roll winning 4 of their last 5, including a bowl victory over Iowa State while struggling for much of...
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January 22, 2012  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: Schiano from Yankee Stadium

NEW YORK -- Rutgers coach Greg Schiano goes in-depth on running backs Jawan Jamison, Savon Huggins and Jeremy Deering in his meeting with the media. Schiano also spoke more about preparing for Iowa State and the enjoyment of a bowl game in New York City.
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December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: Schiano's Friday Press Briefing

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- On a gray and chilly day Rutgers moved outside for practice in preparation for next Friday's Pinstripe Bowl against Iowa State. It was also the last practice before the players left for Christmas break, and following it coach Greg Schiano spoke with the media. He updated Savon Huggins' health, his message to the players for the holidays and more.
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December 23, 2011  |  Discuss

SR.com TV: Schiano's Saturday Press Briefing

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers held a Saturday practice with a bunch of recruits in attendance, and afterward coach Greg Schiano met the media. He talked about the week of practice, the importance of having so many 2013 recruits on campus, the health of Savon Huggins and bowl week plans.
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December 17, 2011  |  Discuss
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