With the start of college basketball season coming in early November, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next month. Today, our team previews continue with a look at Rutgers.
In 2020, Steve Pikiell had Rutgers on the verge of its first NCAA tournament berth since 1991 when the season abruptly ended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Last season, he got the Scarlet Knights over the hump and into the tournament. Rutgers beat Clemson in the round of 64 before falling to Houston, which advanced to the Final Four.