Seton Hall vs. Rutgers: Full Game Preview
|Seton Hall||F Edwin 17.0||G Teague 7.5||T Maayan 3.5|
|Rutgers||E Carter 15.5||W Judge 5.7||D Miller 2.5|
Seton Hall visits Louis Brown Athletic Center on Tuesday to take on Rutgers. It takes place at 7 p.m. EST and you can catch it on ESPN 2. The Pirates are 6-3 against the Scarlet Knights over the last four years. They fell 77-72 on Feb. 25, 2012, the last time they met.
Seton Hall is in 13th place in the Big East and needs to keep pace with Rutgers, who is currently in 12th place.
The Pirates fell 78-67 to Connecticut on Feb. 10. Aaron Cosby finished with 25 points in the loss. He is averaging 12.2 points and 3 assists per game. For the Scarlet Knights, Eli Carter put up 23 points in the 69-63 loss to Georgetown on Feb. 9. His 15.5 points per game is the highest mark on the team.
- Gene Teague is ranked 3rd in the Big East in rebounds.
- Seton Hall has more wins over the last 5 years than Rutgers (100 vs. 78).
- Seton Hall is better under pressure, and has defeated Rutgers in 10 out of the last 16 games decided by five points or fewer.
- The Seton Hall rebounding leader (Gene Teague, 179 rebounds) has more rebounds than the Rutgers rebounding leader (Wally Judge, 126 rebounds).
- The Seton Hall three-point leader (Fuquan Edwin, 47 three-pointers) has more three-pointers than the Rutgers three-point leader (Myles Mack, 42 three-pointers).
- Aaron Cosby is ranked 8th in the Big East in three-pointers.
- Fuquan Edwin is ranked 5th in the Big East in points, 7th in the Big East in three-pointers, and 9th nationally in steals.
- The Seton Hall steals leader (Fuquan Edwin, 63 steals) has more steals than the Rutgers steals leader (Myles Mack, 41 steals).
- Seton Hall has more NCAA Tournament appearances over the last 10 years than Rutgers (two vs. zero).
- Since 1998, Seton Hall has recruited more Top 50 high school players than Rutgers (five vs. three).