INDIANAPOLIS - A jumper in the final seconds from redshirt senior Tyler Scaife secured a 62-60 victory to knock off eighth-seeded Purdue in the Second Round of the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday afternoon at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
The ninth-seeded Scarlet Knights advance to face No. 1 seed Ohio State in the quaterfinals on Friday at noon.
Scaife recorded 19 points en route to moving into second on the Rutgers all-time scoring list. Junior center Victoria Harris added in 11 points along with six rebounds. Redshirt junior forward Stasha Carey contributed nine points and seven rebounds in the win.