A former Division III football player charged with first degree murder is scheduled to go on trial in August.
Victories against Eastern Michigan and Illinois could be keys to giving Rutgers some early momentum in 2017.
Notre Dame limped to the finish line in the 2017 class after the struggles on the field in 2016, but the Fighting Irish are rebounding quickly in 2018 with one of the nation's top early class.
Washington added a third Jr300 verbal on Friday when receiver Austin Osborne committed to the Huskies.
Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson leads the pack, and Florida State's Deondre Francois is on the rise.
Kendall Randolph isn't the most touted recruit in Alabama's 2017 class, but coaching staff believes the offensive tackle can develop into a standout.