Hall of Fame coach C. Vivian Stringer, 71, is returning this season after taking an unspecified health-related leave from the Rutgers women's basketball program in February on advice from doctors.
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Cappie Pondexter, named one of the top 15 players in WNBA history in 2011, announced her retirement via social media on Tuesday.
- Rutgers Hall of Famer Stringer returns from leave
- Two-time WNBA champion Pondexter retires
- Stringer won't return to Rutgers for NCAAs
- Rutgers' Stringer takes rest of season off to rest
Summer Hemphill scored 23 points and Cierra Dillard added 20 as 10th seeded Buffalo upset seventh-seeded Rutgers 82-71 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday.
Rutgers basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer will not return for the postseason on the advice of doctors.
Megan Gustafson had 22 points and 12 rebounds to lead No. 10 Iowa past Rutgers 72-67 in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals Saturday night.
Stasha Carey had 17 points and nine rebounds to help third-seeded Rutgers beat 11th-seeded Purdue 64-49 in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten tournament on Friday night.
Rutgers announced that coach C. Vivian Stringer, who recently posted her 1,000th victory, is taking off the rest of the regular season to rest. She is expected to return for the postseason.
Maori Davenport lost 16 games of her senior season because she was ruled ineligible by the Alabama High School Athletic Association. Now her season ends two games shy of the goal.
Adreana Miller had 14 points with three 3-pointers, Carly Santoro scored 12 points, and Ohio State dominated No. 23 Rutgers for a 59-39 upset on Thursday night.
Kaila Charles scored 17 points and No. 10 Maryland extended its lead in the Big Ten with a 62-48 victory over 20th-ranked Rutgers on Sunday.
Kenisha Bell and Destiny Pitts both scored nine fourth-quarter points and Minnesota held off No. 17 Rutgers, the Big Ten leader, 60-46 on Sunday.
Ciani Cryor scored a career-high 22 points and No. 17 Rutgers rallied from a double-digit deficit in the second half to beat Indiana 69-64 on Thursday night.
An Alabama judge extends the order that allows the Alabama senior star to continue playing until the hearing is held.
Stasha Carey scored 19 points, Tekia Mack made back-to-back 3-point plays down the stretch and No. 14 Rutgers turned back Penn State 69-61 on Sunday.
Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer urges recruit Maori Davenport not to get discouraged when adults stand in her way.
Megan Gustafson scored 32 points and No. 17 Iowa made 12 of 15 free throws in the fourth quarter Wednesday night to end Rutgers' 10-game winning streak 72-66.
Former Baylor guard Alexis Morris is transferring to No. 14 Rutgers.
The Nos. 1 and 2 seeds remain the same, but the rest of the field saw plenty of change. Tennessee dropped four spots to a No. 10 seed.
Stasha Carey scored a career-high 30 points and No. 20 Rutgers won its 10th straight with a 76-62 victory over 17th-ranked Michigan State on Sunday.
High school basketball star Maori Davenport missed most of her senior season after a controversial ruling made her ineligible. Her fight to return is ongoing.
Maori Davenport can continue to play despite her case against the Alabama High School Athletic Association being postponed until Feb. 1.
Stasha Carey made three free throws in the final nine seconds of overtime as No. 20 Rutgers survived blowing a 14-point late in regulation to beat Purdue 65-63 on Wednesday night and stay alone atop the Big Ten.
Buoyed by her town, Maori Davenport persevered through weeks of disappointment before returning to the game she loves.
After weeks of waiting for Maori Davenport's return, the scene at Charles Henderson High School was part party, part performance.