KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Rutgers University was selected as the NABC NCAA Division I Team of the Week for games played Dec. 11-17.
NCAA Division I – Rutgers
Head Coach: Steve Pikiell
Rutgers improved its record to 10-3 overall on the season after a pair of victories last week. The Scarlet Knights opened the week with a 75-63 win over Fordham on Tuesday, then upset 15th-ranked Seton Hall on Saturday, 71-65. Rutgers’ win over the rival Pirates was the program’s first over a ranked opponent since January 2015. To earn the victory, the Scarlet Knights overcame a 13-point deficit and finished the game on a 17-2 run.
2017-18 NABC NCAA Division I Team of the Week Archive
Dec. 5 - Presbyterian
Dec. 12 - Arizona State
Dec. 19 - Rutgers