|Posted by [email protected] on March 13, 2018 at 10:30 AM||comments (0)|
The season ended for Rutgers officially on March 12 when the team did not secure an invitation to the NCAA Tournament despite wins over several Tournament-bound teams. The team declined an opportunity to play in the WNIT Tournament, which it won in 2014. Rutgers Head Coach C. Vivian Stringer said, "I believe in my heart that our team was worthy of an NCAA bid. It pains both the players and the staff to not have our name called this evening. We have dec...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on March 5, 2018 at 11:45 AM||comments (0)|
Several dozen Cagers and RU fans watched live as Rutgers topped Purdue 62-60 on a jumper by Tyler Scaife with 4 seconds left in the game in their second round game at the B1G 10 Tournament in Indianapolis on Thursday, March 1. Scaife, who finished with 19 points, passed RU legend Cappie Pondexter to move into second place on the RU scoring chart. Victoria Harris added 11 points, and Caitlin Jenkins had 5 blocked shots in the game. The reached 20 wins on the...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on February 25, 2018 at 5:45 PM||comments (0)|
Rutgers dropped its season finale with a loss at Northwestern, 63-50, to finished the regular season at 19-11 and the B1G 10 season at 7-9 heading into the B1G Tournament on February 28. RU faces Purdue on Thursday at noon.
Tyler Scaife scored 17 points and Stasha Carey had 10 in the loss. KK Sanders, back in action, notched 6 assists and Caitlin Jenkins led the rebounding with 8 off the bench....Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on February 21, 2018 at 10:05 PM||comments (0)|
Despite an 11-point lead and being ahead with 4 minutes left in the game, Rutgers lost to Iowa 77-67 in overtime on Wednesday, leaving the RAC with a sad loss on a Senior Night that saw Tyler Scaife pour in 30 points in front of family and friends. Caitlin Jenkins hauled down 10 boards to lead Rutgers. No other Knight scored in double figures for the game. After missing several games with an elbow injury, KK Sanders was back on the court and led the team with 5 assists. ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on February 4, 2018 at 6:05 PM||comments (0)|
Rutgers snapped a four-game losing streak with a solid home win over Michigan, 63-56, on February 4. RU had dropped its most recent contests against Penn State, Nebraska (only home loss of the season), at Indiana and at Maryland. The vistory over the #13 Wolverines brings the RU season record to 18-7, with a 7-4 B1G Conference mark. CC Cryor led RU in scoring with 16, followed by Stasha Carey with 12 points and Caitlin Jenkins again pulling down double digi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on January 19, 2018 at 9:30 AM||comments (0)|
RUWBB suffered a tough road loss at the hands of the Lady Lions on January 18, 70-67. After trailing by as much as 12 points, the Knights fought their way back in the 4th quarter and took a 67-66 lead in the final seconds before a foul and technical were called on RU and Penn State pulled out the victory at the free throw line. Stasha Carey recorded her second straight double-double, with 11 rebounds and 10 points, and had a career high six steals. KK Sande...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on January 13, 2018 at 9:40 PM||comments (0)|
With a 80-70 overtime win over Minnesota at the RAC on January 13, Rutgers remains undefeated at home with a 12-0 record. The victory put #21 RU at 17-3 on the season and 4-1 in the B1G 10 Conference. RU got offensive firepower from leading scorer Tyler Scaife, with 25 points, and a double-double from Stasha Carey, with 23 points on 8-11 shooting and 14 rebounds. Scaife was homored pre-game for reaching her 2000 point earlier in the week in a road loss to Purdue....Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on January 8, 2018 at 7:30 PM||comments (0)|
The Big Ten Women's Basketball Conference Tournament is scheduled for February 28 - March 4, 2018 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana. Tournament tickets are now available for purchase through the Rutgers box office. Rutgers has an allotment so if everyone wants to sit together it would be best to purchase through us. The entire strip will be $55 if you purchase before January 31st. The pricing will increase after the 31st. All tickets are general admissi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on January 7, 2018 at 9:05 AM||comments (0)|
Rutgers knocked off Illinois and Penn State in January to improve to 16-2 on the season and maintain an unbeaten 4-0 B1G 10 Conference record. Those victories extend the RUWBB streak to 11 wins in a row.
Against Illinois at the RAC on January 3, RU pulled away in the 4th quarter and recorded a 76-37 victory, thanks to hot shooting by Nigia Greene and a tenacious defense. RU had an exciting win over Penn State, 70-65 ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by [email protected] on December 31, 2017 at 6:20 PM||comments (0)|
RU's winning streak continued on December 31 with 61-58 road victory over the Michigan State Spartans. RU improves to 14-2 on the season and 2-0 in the B1G 10 conference as RU now has 9 straight wins. Tyler Scaife scored 25 points, and Caitlin Jenkins pulled down 12 rebounds. Stasha Carey chipped in 8 points. Rutgers returns to the RAC on Wednesday to face Illinois. Happy New Year, Scarlet Knights.