Entries for December 2012
posted on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Looking for more news updates on your favorite Scarlet Knights? We will keep you up to date on everything and anything relating to Rutgers football up until the Russell Athletic Bowl.
With New Jersey being close to Connecticut in the U.S., Scarlet Scuttlebutt reported on how the Connecticut tragedy has affected Rutgers wide receiver Mark Harrison....
posted on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 8:07 AM
When Greg Schiano left Rutgers to become the head coach of the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Scarlet Knights turned to a familiar face in former offensive line coach Kyle Flood. Flood has done a great job in his first year as the 29th head coach to Rutgers.
But how does he really stack up against the prior coach? Schiano served at Rutgers U...
posted on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 1:17 PM
After the announcement of Rutgers coming to the Russell Athletic Bowl last week, we thought it would be great to have a place where you can refer to all your Scarlet Knights football news updates.
Scarlet Scuttlebutt is a big time blogger about Rutgers, specifically this article about Head Coach Kyle Flood.
If you’re looking for a place t...
posted on Friday, December 7, 2012 at 7:48 PM
Thomas, Journell carryHokies past UVa, into postseason
Tech’s goal: to walk away as winners
University presidents commit to ACC unity
The difference between 6-7 and 7-6? A lot, say VirginiaTech's players
With 20th straight bowl bid, Tech puts itself in a rare club
posted on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 9:07 AM
At 6-6, Virginia Tech comes into the Russell Athletic Bowl with their worst record under Frank Beamer since their streak of 20 consecutive bowls started in 1993. Still, Beamer's boys from Blacksburg could just as easily be 8-4 right now, after close losses to Cincinnati and then-No. 10 Florida State. For that reason and more, Coach Beamer is confi...
posted on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 8:49 AM
Bowl prep began in earnest on Wednesday as Rutgers Coach Kyle Flood joined Virginia Tech Coach Frank Beamer for an introductory press conference with Orlando media.
“In terms of going to bowl games, we’ve been fortunate as a program,” Flood said during the press conference. “This will be our seventh bowl game in the l...
posted on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 7:12 PM
"When it's time to work, it's time to work."
Frank Beamer kept it simple at today's Russell Athletic Bowl press event. The long-time Virginia Tech head coach was focused, and come December 28th, his team will be focused on winning their third-straight game to finish the season on a high note.
"We're gonna work real hard to make sure we represent th...
posted on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 10:35 AM
Virginia Tech (6-6, 4-4 ACC), who has the third longest bowl-appearance streak in the country 20, will make their first trip to Orlando at this year's Russell Athletic Bowl.
“We are very pleased to be going to our 20th consecutive bowl game,” Jim Weaver, director of athletics said. “We are very happy to be selected by t...
posted on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 8:57 AM
Rutgers has a shot at their third season of 10 wins or more in school history at this year's Russell Athletic Bowl. The Scarlet Knights are fired up about their first bowl game in Orlando after making a run to a share of the Big East Conference championship in 2012.
RU Athletic Director Tim Pernetti and Head Coach Kyle Flood had nothing but kind w...
posted on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 7:30 PM
The Virginia Tech Hokies and Rutgers Scarlet Knights have been selected to play in this year’s Russell Athletic Bowl. Set to take place December 28 from Orlando’s Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium, the game will kick off at 5:30 p.m. and be televised nationally by ESPN.
Virginia Tech is bowl-eligible for an impressive 20th-straight sea...