Nigel Johnson Granted Release Redshirt junior guard intends to earn his undergraduate degree and transfer Email Text March 24, 2017 PISCATAWAY, N.J. - Rutgers University redshirt junior guard Nigel Johnson has informed the coaching staff that he intends to earn his undergraduate degree and transfer.
After putting themselves back into position to make the NCAA tourney with some inspired play, the Illini let it all slip away on Saturday in Piscataway, New Jersey. Rutgers knocked down a 3-pointer in the final seconds and the 14th place Scarlett Knights prevailed 62-59. The Illini trailed by three points
DeShawn Freeman's sixth 3-pointer of the season may have knocked Illinois out of the NCAA Tournament and put coach John Groce out of a job. Freeman scored 21 points and hit a 3-pointer with seven seconds left to lead Rutgers past Illinois 62-59 on Saturday. Freeman hit the game-winner from the