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Rutgers defensive back Naijee Jones (24) tackles Nebraska running back Dedrick Mills (26) after Mills carried the ball for a 43-yard gain in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, in Piscataway, N.J. (Andrew Mills/NJ Advance Media via AP)

Martinez, Nebraska overcome 4 turnovers, beat Rutgers 28-21

Dec. 19, 2020 12:00 AM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — If Nebraska coach Scott Frost could bottle up the second half of the final game of the season against Rutgers, the Cornhuskers might become a very good team in the Big Ten Conference in 2021. The problem was the first half and the early part of the third quarter was a disaster. Four...

Maryland quarterback Eric Najarian throws a pass against Rutgers during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in College Park, Md. Rutgers won 27-24 in overtime. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Maryland, Michigan State canceled again by COVID-19

Dec. 17, 2020 3:20 PM EST

In yet another twist to this crazy college football season, a matchup between Maryland and Michigan State has been canceled a second time after an outbreak of COVID-19 in College Park. The Terrapins (2-3) were slated to face the Spartans (2-5) on Saturday night as part of the Big Ten “Champions...

Rutgers quarterback Noah Vedral (0) walks with crutches on the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Maryland, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in College Park, Md. Rutgers won 27-24 in overtime. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Rutgers looks for 4th Big Ten win, Vedral iffy for Nebraska

Dec. 17, 2020 11:40 AM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — The Big Ten Conference didn't have to spend much time thinking in deciding to match Rutgers and Nebraska in a game on Friday night during championship week. While the Cornhuskers (2-5, 2-5 Big Ten) and Scarlet Knights (3-5, 3-5) aren't rivals, their records are similar and they have...

Rutgers kicker Valentino Ambrosio (1), with Zach Feagles holding, attempts a field goal as Maryland's Lavonte Gater rushes in during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in College Park, Md. Ambrosio missed the kick. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Ambrosio rallies Rutgers past Maryland 27-24 in overtime

Dec. 12, 2020 5:20 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Rutgers followed a difficult week with a miserable first half, then rallied together to pull out a victory that had them shouting and dancing with delight. Valentino Ambrosio kicked the tying field goal at the end of regulation and accounted for the only points in overtime,...

Rutgers head coach Greg Schiano reacts to a call during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Penn State on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, in Piscataway, N.J. Penn St. won 23-7. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

Maryland concludes stop-and-go regular season vs Rutgers

Dec. 10, 2020 11:17 AM EST

Michael Locksley's effort to rebuild the Maryland football program appeared to be gaining momentum in the early stage of his second year at the school. Working their way around COVID-19 and an abbreviated Big Ten-only schedule, the Terrapins overcame an opening loss at Northwestern on Oct 25 to win at home...

Penn State wide receiver Parker Washington (3) celebrates scoring a touchdown with quarterback Sean Clifford (14) during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Rutgers on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, in Piscataway, N.J. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

Penn State beats Rutgers for 14th straight time for 900th

Dec. 5, 2020 6:10 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — After the worst start in school history, Penn State is starting to play like the Nittany Lions of old. Sean Clifford threw a 29-yard touchdown and Penn State's defense set up three scores with stops or takeaways on Saturday in a 23-7 victory over Rutgers that gave the program its...

Indiana head coach Tom Allen watches during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Maryland, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Bloomington, Ind. Indiana won 27-11. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Anything goes, from one day to the next, in wacky Big Ten

Dec. 3, 2020 1:08 PM EST

The Big Ten’s delayed, shortened season has proved to be an unpredictable, day-to-day adventure. From the first day of practice in October, when the players and coaches donned masks to plod carefully through a pandemic, there was no guarantee things would chug along smoothly. And they haven't. Between the...

Rutgers coach Greg Schiano shouts to his team during the second half of an NCAA college football game againt Ohio State on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State won 49-27. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Improving Rutgers looks for 1st Big Ten win over Penn State

Dec. 3, 2020 12:44 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Greg Schiano isn't surprised Rutgers has not developed a rivalry with another team in its five-plus years in the Big Ten Conference. Looking at a map, one would have thought the Scarlet Knights might have generated something with either Maryland or Penn State. It just hasn't...

Rutgers quarterback Johnny Langan (21) runs against Purdue during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Rutgers rallies to knock off Purdue 37-30 behind Langan

Nov. 28, 2020 9:31 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Backup quarterback Johnny Langan proved to be just the spark Rutgers needed. Langan completed all four passing attempts for 95 yards and ran for 95 yards on 21 carries as the Scarlet Knights rallied for a 37-30 victory over Purdue Saturday in Big Ten Conference action. Langan...

Purdue wide receiver David Bell (3) tries to get away from Minnesota defensive back Justus Harris (21) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

Purdue receivers look for right combination against Rutgers

Nov. 27, 2020 11:09 AM EST

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm is looking for the perfect combination. Saturday. With All-American receiver Rondale Moore making his first home-field appearance in 14 months and sophomore receiver David Bell still making acrobatic catches look routine, Brohm must work both into the mix. It won't be easy against a vastly...