BREAKING: Rice to Rutgers

Multiple sources are confirming that Robert Morris head coach Mike Rice will be the next coach at Rutgers. The hiring was first reported Monday by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Rice has great local ties – he has been an assistant at Fordham, St. Joe’s and Pitt, and also worked for the Hoop Group. Rice led Robert Morris to the last two NCAA tournaments and this years squad took Villanova to overtime. An official announcement is expected shortly.