2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
16-12, 6th in Big Ten
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18dDan Murphy

Players ask Emmert to allow NIL deals for '21-'22

Michigan's Isaiah Livers, Iowa's Jordan Bohannon and Rutgers' Geo Baker are asking that the NCAA adopt a temporary blanket waiver that would allow all athletes to make money from endorsement deals next school year.

How some athletes are making it clear they're 'Not NCAA Property' (3:18)
23d
Geo Baker explains how close Rutgers came to protesting before NCAA game (1:50)
25d
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25d

Baker: Rutgers discussed delaying tourney game

Geo Baker says Rutgers players discussed delaying their NCAA tournament game last week against Clemson as part of an ongoing protest of inequities in college sports.

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26d

Emmert to meet protesting players after tourney

NCAA president Mark Emmert has informed a group of players who started a social media campaign to protest inequities in college sports that he will meet with them after the NCAA tournament.

What's the reason for the Big Ten's struggles in the NCAA tournament? (1:50)
27d
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28dESPN

March Madness 2021 live: Oral Roberts does it again

We're only in the round of 32, and March Madness feels extra mad. Sunday's action started with No. 1 Illinois going down to Loyola Chicago and saw No. 15 Oral Roberts advance.

Houston storms back to avoid Rutgers' upset bid (0:41)
28d
Harper's posterizing slam energizes Rutgers early (0:30)
30d
Rutgers gets lucky deflection down the stretch, secures win with clutch layup (0:27)
30d
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32dDan Murphy

#NotNCAAProperty: Athletes pushing NIL reform

Using the hashtag #NotNCAAProperty, college basketball players on Wednesday pushed for the NCAA to permit athletes to earn money for things such as sponsorship deals, online endorsements and personal appearances.

Rutgers' Baker dishes no-look pass to Mulcahy (0:17)
38d
Bryant's Peter Kiss tosses his jersey when he fouls out (0:28)
40d
Johnson flushes one-handed alley-oop for Rutgers (0:22)
64d

Team Stats

Points Per Game69.3259th
Rebounds Per Game35.3190th
Assists Per Game13.7148th
Points Allowed67.6

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record6-8
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7