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Wednesday / August 15.
  • Syracuse’s Robinson on Thin Ice; Rutgers Nabs First 2010 Recruit

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    PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Greg Robinson comes to Rutgers on Saturday with a Big East victory under his belt, but his long-term future appears to be in doubt.

    The embattled Syracuse football coach led the Orange to its first conference win of the season last week when it beat Louisville, 28-21, at home. Now Syracuse (2-6, 1-3 Big East) visits a Rutgers team (3-5, 2-2) that has won two straight and may need to run the table to earn its fourth consecutive postseason appearance. The game will be shown at noon on ESPNU.

    Read the full story here.

    **Check out the feature on a rejuvenated Mike Teel here.

    **In other Rutgers news, the Scarlet Knights landed their first Class of 2010 commitment, 6-4, 290-pound OL Betim Bujari of Secaucus High.

    “He is very excited about going there,” Secaucus head coach Charlie Voorhees told ScarletNation.com. “It has been a special place for him ever since he started going down there. He believes in the program and the staff that is developing it.”

    **And for the impact of Rutgers’ four decommitments from ’09, go here.

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    Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle. A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.