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2009-02-19 23:20:06

Corey Fisher keyed a 12-point run in the second half Thursday night that allowed No. 14 Villanova to pull away for an 82-72 victory over Rutgers. Scottie Reynolds led the Wildcats with 21 points and six assists.

2009-02-09 07:45:54

Findings may lead to novel treatments for diseases resistant to current RNAi

2009-01-22 13:50:17

A new, late-ripening apple named WineCrispâ„¢ which carries the Vf gene for scab resistance was developed over the past 20 plus years through classical breeding techniques, not genetic engineering.

2009-01-21 21:16:51

Terrence Williams produced 23 points and 11 rebounds Wednesday, helping No. 12 Louisville avoid a letdown by crushing Rutgers 78-59. The Cardinals were coming off a victory last weekend over then-No.

2009-01-10 21:33:34

Syracuse's Paul Harris scored 26 points and the ninth-ranked Orange dominated the second half against Rutgers Saturday, trouncing the Scarlet Knights 82-66. The Orange led by just a point at halftime but streaked ahead in the second half, hitting 12 straight shots during one stretch. Arinze Onuaku scored

2009-01-07 22:44:18

Lazar Hayward and Jerel McNeal combined to make eight free throws in the final 34 seconds Wednesday, lifting No. 15 Marquette past Rutgers 81-76. Wesley Matthews made all 10 field goal attempts to lead the Golden Eagles with 23 points.

2008-12-31 17:16:19

Sam Young's team-high 18 points Wednesday helped rally third-ranked Pittsburgh to a 78-72 win over Rutgers in the Big East opener for both schools. Pitt trailed, 43-39, at the break, and Corey Chandler's three-pointer increased the deficit to seven at the start of the second half. From 55-50 with 10:00

2008-12-29 19:26:44

Mike Teel passed for 319 yards and two touchdowns Monday to give Rutgers a 29-23 win over North Carolina State in the Papajohns.com Bowl. Teel completed 22-of-37 passes, including a 42-yarder to Ken Britt in the fourth quarter.

2008-12-28 21:43:53

Tyler Hansbrough scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds Sunday, leading unbeaten, top-ranked North Carolina to a 97-75 rout of Rutgers. Ty Lawson contributed 19 points and Danny Green had 18 for the Tar Heels (12-0), who have had double-digit margins of victory in every game this season. North Carolina

2008-09-27 15:00:36

By JAMES M. O'NEILL, STAFF WRITER Rutgers University will plant 7,200 solar panels in a field early next month to create New Jersey's largest solar energy facility.

Word of the Day
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.