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Denial -> Acceptance

My reaction to the news that Marcus Witherspoon has left the football team? The writing was probably on the wall for a while now, even if no one wa...

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ESPN New York

ESPN New York launches today.The site’s launch was similar to the other new ESPN city-specific sites, a bid by the media giant to take on local med...

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Anthony Davis isn’t kidding around

So, remember a few weeks back when anonymous scouts were griping to local media scribes about Anthony Davis not working out at his pro day, and the...

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3/30 Recruiting Update

Several top locals were taking in practice on Saturday.Among the recruits in attendance during practice were: RB Savon Huggins (St. Peter’s Prep); ...

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Don Geiss will have his revenge o...

West Virginia coach Bill Stewart recently made some surprisingly candid comments about the future of the Big East. WVU has as much to lose as any p...

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''This is your (coach).'

Maybe I've watched too much Hoosiers lately -- and I've certainly read too many message board rantings -- but why do I get the feeling that Tim Per...

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If they did it

Fred Hill is officially returning for a fifth season as men’s basketball coach. Therefore, it’s time to get this list of speculative future Rutgers...

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Pernetti decision on Hill prudent...

When Fred Hill was hired as Rutgers men's basketball coach in 2006, he was rewarded a contact totaling $400,000 in guaranteed income. As a concessi...

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New Jersey hoops in turmoil

I was very much planning on emphasizing how economic factors played an overriding role in Rutgers deciding to retain Coach Hill, but then Jerry Car...

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Fred Hill speaks

Below is the essential transcript from Fred Hill’s conference call with the media. It’s mostly vague coach-speak, with the notable exception of Hil...

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Hill to return as Rutgers men's b...

By JERRY CARINOWith an assist from the economy, Fred Hill will return for a fifth year at the helm of the Rutgers University men’s basketball progr...

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Spring presser notes

Managed to watch the spring presser yesterday. Here’s the recap with a handful of thoughts.Coach Schiano started off by noting the roster’s stagger...

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3/16 Recruiting Update

New reported offers include Tampa Jefferson WR Andre Davis, a teammate of ‘10 signee Fred Overstreet. There’s also DEs Curt Maggitt and Deion Green...

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Schiano optimistic heading into 1...

PISCATAWAY -- Rutgers coach Greg Schiano is quick to point out that starting positions are rarely won or lost in spring camp.But over the course of...

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Uncomfortable silence

So, why exactly is the press suddenly reporting that Fred Hill Jr.’s buyout is smaller than expected? Oh, and no one’s answering any phone calls. I...

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Football's just around the corner

ESPN’s Brian Bennett talked with Coach Schiano last week (the transcript was posted in two parts), and their conversation basically just lays out t...

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Uncomfortable silence

So, why exactly is the press suddenly reporting that Fred Hill Jr.’s buyout is smaller than expected? Oh, and no one’s answering any phone calls. I...

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Rutgers headed back to NCAA Tourn...

PISCATAWAY — Maybe the month-long fight for a NCAA Tournament bid drained all the emotion out of the Rutgers women's basketball team.It's one possi...

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Rutgers draws Iowa in NCAA Tourna...

The Rutgers women's basketball team landed the No. 9 seed in the Sacramento bracket of the NCAA Tournament on Monday night and will face coach C. V...

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Hill's buyout figure stands at $1...

Contrary to a previous report, Rutgers University would owe men's basketball coach Fred Hill $1,561,500 if it fires him between now and April 5th.H...

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