photo: The Big 10 Network We break down the Hardwood Classic and discuss what it means for RU and the Hall. With the Jets and Giants winding down tough seasons we talk about the direction they need to take.
By: Steve Tichenor The RAC is back! Just a few years ago Rutgers’ basketball program had hit the skids. The RAC officially became a morgue for a few wasted seasons of basketball. But last season we saw a bit of an awakening. Under the direction of head coach Steve Pikiell, we saw a few BIG... Read More
This Saturday, bragging rights on the college basketball hardwood, will once again be up for grabs in the great state of New Jersey. The annual Garden State Hardwood Classic, which was formed back in 2014, will tip-off at high noon at the RAC, after having played last year at the Rock. Back when the GSHC... Read More
It is Sunday morning, the temperature is hovering around freezing, and there is an inch or two of the white stuff on the ground. The Giants Eli saga and blunders have worn me out. The Jets are growing up under the tutelage of an ageless 38 year old quarterback. The NHL is promoting its outdoor... Read More
What a week it’s been for Kevin Willard and his Seton Hall Pirates. They collected two huge victories, first against #23 Texas Tech (89-79) last Thursday in the Under Armour Reunion at Madison Square Garden, and then on Sunday night, beating #17 Louisville 79-77, in the Billy Minardi Classic (in Louisville). Coming off their last... Read More
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Instead of feasting on turkey, mashed potatoes and stuffing Thursday, Kevin Willard and his team will be preparing to take on a tough University of Rhode Island team Thanksgiving evening. This should be an enticing lead in game to the Giants and Redskins later in prime time. The #20 Pirates (4-0) and... Read More
Rutgers is 3-0 after beating up Cleveland State at the RAC Tuesday night. Yes, it’s just Cleveland State. In fact one of the wins was against a division 3 team (that I’ll a take a little exception too). Like last year RU has a soft out of conference schedule to begin the season. Who cares?... Read More
Contributions by Kevin Astorino On Wednesday evening, Kevin Willard is banking on that answer being Seton Hall. The Indiana Hoosiers are in town tonight to play the 22nd ranked Pirates as a part of the Gavitt Tipoff Games. Named after former Providence College basketball coach, athletic director, and founder of the Big East Conference, Dave... Read More