Scarlet Sports

Previews and recaps of varsity, club, and intramural athletics


George McPhee

A Sure Bet

Alumnus George McPhee assembles the NHL's newest hockey team, the Vegas Golden Knights.

Vera Koprivova

International Waters

Members of Rutgers' women's swimming team participate in the 2017 World University Games.

Allison Kreimeier, the director of performance nutrition at Rutgers University–New  Brunswick

Smoothie Operator

Allison Kreimeier, the new director of performance nutrition, knows how to fuel the football team.

Janarion Grant, Rutgers Football

Game Breaker

Janarion Grant, the kickoff-return specialist for the Scarlet Knights football team, is a breakaway threat.

Painting of Rutgers first football game

Wish List

A football game at Rutgers–New Brunswick deemed a bucket list item for hardcore Big Ten football fans.

Rutgers and North Carolina State football logos

Up to the Challenge

Rutgers–New Brunswick to host the Big Ten/ACC Challenge, which pits top women's basketball teams.

Steve Pikiell

Knight and Day Improvement

The Scarlet Knights men's basketball team was far more competitive last year, with more to come.

Jordan Erskine

Power Surge in Camden

Jordan Erskine, star volleyball player and pentathlon competitor, broadens her goals at Rutgers–Camden.

Women sports fans

True-Blue Fans

Women love their NFL football just the way it is, something that marketers could better understand.

Senior Jake Dadika, left, a guard on the Scarlet Knights men’s basketball team, and junior Shaquille Doorson, who plays center, take a moment in the Abe Suydam Men’s Basketball Locker Room

Room for Success

A donation from the Suydam family underwrites the new locker room in the Rutgers Athletic Center.

Rutgers student in new woolly crew

Woolly Bully

Woolly Threads is among the sports gear that Rutgers fans can pick up this season.

Trifecta in Newark?

Three teams to watch at Rutgers University–Newark.