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Rutgers QB Gary Nova plays in a game earlier this season.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Nova, Hicks, Martin Lead Rutgers To 40-21 Win Over North Carolina In Quick Lane Bowl

Josh Hicks ran for 202 yards and a touchdown and Rutgers beat North Carolina 40-21 on Friday night in the inaugural Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field.

12/26/2014

Linebacker Kevin Snyder #45 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights celebrates on the shoulders of L.J. Liston #25 following their 41-38 win over the Maryland Terrapins at Byrd Stadium on November 29, 2014 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rutgers Looking To Cap First Big Ten Season With Win Over UNC In Quick Lane Bowl

Newcomer Rutgers is representing the Big Ten in the inaugural Quick Lane Bowl on Friday against one of the Atlantic Coast Conference’s anchor schools, North Carolina.

12/25/2014

Linebacker Kevin Snyder #45 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights celebrates on the shoulders of L.J. Liston #25 following their 41-38 win over the Maryland Terrapins at Byrd Stadium on November 29, 2014 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rutgers To Face North Carolina In Quick Lane Bowl

Not only will Rutgers be heading to a bowl game for the fourth year in a row and for the ninth time in 10 seasons, but they are getting a chance to play a school from one of the top five power conferences.

12/08/2014

Defensive back Jeremiah Johnson of the Maryland Terrapins moves in to tackle running back Robert Martin, left, of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights during the first half at Byrd Stadium on Nov. 29, 2014 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Having Defied Odds In Year 1 In Big Ten, Rutgers Looks Forward To Bowl

While the bowl announcement won’t be made until this weekend, Rutgers seemingly will be headed to one of five cities when the postseason games are announced.

12/03/2014

Josh Hicks #8 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights runs between T.J. Simmons #2 and Michael Hunter #17 of the Indiana Hoosiers in the first quarter at High Point Solutions Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Nova Throws 2 TDs To Carroo, Rutgers Bowl Eligible

Gary Nova threw two touchdown passes to Leonte Carroo and Robert Martin ran for three more as Rutgers defeated Indiana 45-23 on Saturday to become bowl eligible for the ninth time in 10 seasons.

11/15/2014

Rutgers quarterback Chris Laviano yells to his team in the fourth quarter against Howard on Sept.  6, 2014 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

With Nova’s Status Up In The Air, Laviano Readies To Start For Rutgers

Facing a potential first start, Rutgers redshirt freshman quarterback Chris Laviano is trying not to change.

10/27/2014

Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova throws a pass during the first quarter against Michigan at High Point Solutions Stadium on Oct. 4, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rutgers Hopes To Sack Ohio State’s Lethal Offense

The Buckeyes may have the hottest offense in America these days, averaging 56 points, 35 first downs and 623 yards in its recent win streak.

10/17/2014

Rutgers’ quarterback Gary Nova throws a touchdown pass on the first play from scrimmage against the Washington State Cougars at CenturyLink Field on Aug. 28, 2014 in Seattle. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Rutgers’ Nova In Familiar Territory: Playing Well With Tough Schedule Looming

Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova has played well overall this year besides one bad game against Penn State in which he threw five interceptions. He has seven TDs and three interceptions in his last three games.

10/16/2014

Andre Boggs #24 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights celebrates after defeating the Michigan Wolverines at High Point Solutions Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rutgers Just 1 Win Away From Bowl Eligibility In Inaugural Big Ten Season

While Rutgers coach Kyle Flood doesn’t like to talk about the big picture, it’s hard to ignore at the halfway point of the Scarlet Knights’ first season in the Big Ten Conference.

10/09/2014

Janarion Grant #1 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights runs the ball in the first quarter during a game against the Michigan Wolverines at High Point Solutions Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rutgers’ Nova Throws For Career-Best 404, 3 TDs

Gary Nova threw for a career-best 404 yards and three touchdowns and Rutgers added to slumping Michigan’s woes with a 26-24 victory on Saturday night.

10/04/2014

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights stand to sing their alma mater after defeating Howard 38-25 on Sept. 6, 2014 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rutgers-Penn State Turning Into A Border War Between New Kids, Old Guard

Rutgers has defeated Penn State twice in 24 tries, once in 1918 and again 70 years later in 1988. The teams haven’t played since 1995, two years after Penn State joined the Big Ten.

09/10/2014

Running back Paul James #34 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights jumps into the endzone between Tamlin Antoine (L) and Kenneth Russ (R) of the Howard Bison during a game on September 6, 2014 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. Rutgers defeated Howard 38-25. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Nova Throws 4 TDs, James Scores 3 For Rutgers

Nova connected with James on scoring passes of 69 and 31 yards and added tosses of 38 yards to Leonte Carroo and 19 to John Tsimis as the Scarlet Knights (2-0) scored 31-straight first-half points to overcome an early deficit.

09/06/2014

Rutgers’ quarterback Gary Nova throws a touchdown pass on the first play from scrimmage against the Washington State Cougars at CenturyLink Field on Aug. 28, 2014 in Seattle. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

With One Eye On Penn State, Rutgers Trying Not To Overlook Howard

Playing in the Big Ten Conference, Rutgers (1-0) isn’t going to be favored in many games, if any. Its non-conference home opener against Howard (0-1) of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference is one of those games.

09/05/2014

Members of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights celebrate after defeating the Washington State Cougars 41-38 at CenturyLink Field on August 28, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Rutgers Rallies In 4th To Beat Washington State 41-38

Paul James ran for 173 yards and scored his third touchdown with 3:24 left to give Rutgers a wild 41-38 victory over Washington State on Thursday night in the Scarlet Knights’ first game as a member of the Big Ten.

08/29/2014

Gary Nova (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Gary Nova Solid In Rutgers’ Spring Game

If Rutgers’ season were starting now, Gary Nova would be the starting quarterback.

04/27/2014

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