Jerry Carino also reports that RU will play the following non-conference tilts: Marist, Vermont, Drexel, UMass, Michigan State or Florida, Colgate, at North Carolina, Princeton, Rider, Monmouth, St. Peter’s, NJIT. The Vermont, Drexel, UMass and MSU/Florida games will take place in the Legend’s Classic, with the last two at The Rock in Newark.FREE THROWS
**Various reports indicate Villanova coach Jay Wright has hired New Mexico assistant Chris Walker to replace Pat Chambers, who took the BU head job. **Here’s a story I wrote for Rivals on Vanderbilt recruit John Jenkins, who averaged a national-best 42.3 points per game last season. **The Notre Dame football team wants to play at Yankee Stadium.