Rutgers vs DePaul

DePaul 75, Rutgers 69

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ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) - Worrel Clahar scored 19 points to lead DePaul to a 75-69 victory over Rutgers on Saturday, snapping the Blue Demons' nine-game losing streak.

Brandon Young added 16 points and Cleveland Melvin had 15 for the Blue Demons (11-14, 2-10 Big East).

The Blue Demons' last win was at Providence on Jan. 5. They're 1-5 at home in the Big East.

Myles Mack led the Scarlet Knights (13-11, 4-9) with 28 points.

Young's layup gave the Blue Demons their largest lead, 58-48, with 9:08 left. Mack scored Rutgers' next 16 points and the Scarlet Knights led 66-64 with 2:42 left. Clahar made a layup, Charles McKinney hit a free throw and Clahar completed a three-point play to give DePaul a 70-66 lead with 1:37 remaining.

Jerome Seagears' 3-pointer cut DePaul's lead to 72-69 with 20 seconds left. Clahar made a free throw and Melvin sealed the win with a dunk.

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Scoreboard
Rutgers (13-11)323769
DePaul (11-14) «324375

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Rutgers Scarlet Knights
W. Judge, F223-54-460310
A. Johnson, F111-60-02032
M. Mack, G3411-193-442228
J. Seagears, G332-70-01446
E. Carter, G201-32-32214
D. Miller241-42-55214
K. Jack193-42-21048
D. Randall142-21-24015
M. Poole110-00-00100
M. Kone90-20-02120
V. Garrett31-20-02002
Totals 25-5414-2030122169
 46.3%70% 
DePaul Blue Demons
C. Melvin, F336-142-262115
D. Kirk, C315-100-070211
B. Young, G375-156-1063116
W. Clahar, G327-85-647319
C. McKinney, G251-43-44335
D. Robertson Jr.162-40-05024
J. Crockett141-32-21155
D. McDonald100-10-00100
E. McGhee20-00-01000
Totals 27-5918-2438171775
 45.8%75% 
Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Michigan St.2-09-14
Purdue2-010-221
Ohio St.2-08-346
Maryland1-110-368
Michigan1-19-333
Minnesota1-19-351
Penn St.1-18-3135
Nebraska1-17-455
Northwestern1-16-4144
Indiana1-15-5180
Wisconsin1-14-7114
Rutgers0-29-3149
Illinois0-27-4183
Iowa0-25-6246

Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Villanova0-010-07
Georgetown0-08-0196
Seton Hall0-09-120
Xavier0-09-117
Butler0-08-241
St. Johns0-08-218
Creighton0-07-244
Marquette0-07-385
Providence0-07-363
DePaul0-06-4236
 
Other games
ND 54 Final
PROV 71
PITT 69 Final
MU 79
UK 58 Final
TENN 88
FLA 83 Final
AUB 52
OKLA 79 Final
OKST 84
PUR 55 Final
IND 83
CSU 89 Final
AF 86
BUTL 68 Final
FORD 63
GONZ 71 Final
SF 61
DUKE 81 Final
MD 83
BAYL 61 Final
KSU 81
ORE 79 Final
WSU 77
MEMP 71 Final
MRSH 59
MIST 73 Final
NEB 64
SYR 76 Final
SETON 65
BOISE 50 Final
NMEX 60
TEXAS 47 Final
KAN 73