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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. ...

Rutgers to host Maryland with a bowl berth on the line

Nov. 26, 2021 16:40 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — While neither Maryland nor Rutgers have played a postseason game in a while, the two Big Ten Conference schools are going to get a taste of one Saturday. Scarlet Knights (5-6, 2-6 Big Ten) and Terrapins (5-6, 2-6) will play for bowl eligibility...

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),...

No. 11 Ohio State looks to remain perfect against Rutgers

Sep. 30, 2021 15:25 PM EDT

No. 11 Ohio State (3-1, 1-0 Big Ten) at Rutgers (3-1, 0-1), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (BTN). Line: Ohio State by 15, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Ohio State 7-0 WHAT’S AT STAKE? Ohio State...

No. 5 Iowa defense, Terps QB featured in battle of unbeatens

Sep. 30, 2021 03:16 AM EDT

Things to watch during Week 5 of play in the Big Ten Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 5 Iowa at Maryland, Friday This game has grown in magnitude with both teams coming in unbeaten. Iowa has relied on one of the better defenses in...

Rutgers plays Delaware looking for first 30 start since '12.

Sep. 16, 2021 15:15 PM EDT

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers coach Greg Schiano is certain his players aren't going to take Delaware lightly. While the Scarlet Knights (2-0) of the Big Ten Conference are off to a good start, they know playing a Football Championship Subdivision team is not a...

Syracuse hosts Rutgers; 1st home game with fans in 650 days

Sep. 09, 2021 14:43 PM EDT

Syracuse already has matched its win total from last season, and that's a good thing. Still, that's not saying much one game into the season. At least it's nice for the players to finally enter a week on a positive note after a 10-loss campaign. “I...

Rutgers opens season by thumping Temple 61-14

Sep. 04, 2021 17:52 PM EDT

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Greg Schiano ran his team out of the tunnel in front of a sellout crowd at SHI Stadium, like he’d done so many times before during his 13 years as the Rutgers coach. Playing in front of fans for the first time since his highly anticipated...