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Maryland beats Rutgers, bowl bound for 1st time since 2016

Nov. 27, 2021 17:21 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Shortly after securing their first bowl berth since 2016, Maryland players and coaches gathered in the end zone with a massive video screen at SHI Stadium behind them and took a team photograph with the score of their 40-16 win over Rutgers showing. ...

Veilleux steps in to lead Penn State over Rutgers, 28-0

Nov. 20, 2021 17:05 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Christian Veilleux used the biggest opportunity of his young college career to make up for a lost time on Saturday. Penn State’s freshman quarterback, who was out of football a year ago when his high school canceled the season due to the...

Penn State looking to rebound against bowl-hopeful Rutgers

Nov. 18, 2021 13:19 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Jaquan Brisker doesn’t want his final season to end in losing fashion. That's why Penn State’s star safety decided to return this year. He simply couldn’t stomach the Nittany Lions' 4-5 effort a year ago. “I...

Rutgers on cusp of bowl-eligibility after win at Indiana

Nov. 13, 2021 21:40 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Rutgers coach Greg Schiano started Saturday without his top three linebackers. Six turnovers and a a nifty trick play later, the Scarlet Knights celebrated a possible program-changing victory. Isaih Pacheco scored twice in...

Hoosiers still chasing 1st conference win as Rutgers visits

Nov. 11, 2021 12:38 PM EST

Indiana entered this season with its first preseason Top 25 ranking in decades and an experienced roster filled with talent, seemingly primed to continue its Big Ten ascent. Then it all went wrong. Injuries knocked out Indiana's top two quarterbacks,...

Hot Wisconsin brings nation's top-ranked defense to Rutgers

Nov. 04, 2021 11:58 AM EDT

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — A month into the season, there was a lot of discussion about bowl games happening in Madison, Wisconsin and Piscataway, New Jersey, and it wasn't the same. Wisconsin had lost three of its first four games and there was concern the Badgers' run of...

Rutgers edges Illinois 20-14 for its first Big Ten win

Oct. 30, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Noah Vedral threw for 138 yards and rushed for a touchdown to lead Rutgers past Illinois 20-14 on Saturday. Isaih Pacheco rushed 21 times for 91 yards and Kyle Monangai ran 15 times for 77 yards and a touchdown for Rutgers (4-4, 1-4 Big Ten). ...

Illinois has chance to show growth against Rutgers

Oct. 28, 2021 12:55 PM EDT

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A week after outlasting Penn State on the road in an NCAA-record nine overtimes, Illinois has an opportunity to show the program is finally rounding into shape under first-year coach Bret Bielema. This week, it’s Rutgers (3-4, 0-4 Big Ten),...

Hilinski’s two TD passes push Northwestern over Rutgers 21-7

Oct. 16, 2021 16:52 PM EDT

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Ryan Hilinski threw for 267 yards and two touchdown passes on Saturday afternoon to boost Northwestern to a 21-7 victory over Rutgers. Hilinski, making his third start since transferring from South Carolina, opened the scoring for the Wildcats...

Nailor catches 3 TDs, No. 11 Michigan State tops Rutgers

Oct. 09, 2021 17:30 PM EDT

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — After turning the ball over seven times in a loss to Rutgers last year, No. 11 Michigan State turned to the the big-play approach with its new cast of players. It worked to perfection. Jalen Nailor caught touchdown passes of 63, 63 and 65 yards...