Rutgers wins big

first_img Oral Roberts 72, Oakland, Mich. 55: Elisha Turek scored 18 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead the Golden Eagles (22-10) into the NCAA Tournament for the second time in three years with a win in the Mid-Conference tournament finals in Tulsa, Okla. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! No. 16 Middle Tennessee 77, Louisiana-Lafayette 67: Chrissy Givens scored 33 points to lead the Blue Raiders (29-3) to their fourth-straight Sun Belt Conference tournament championship in Lafayette, La. No. 20 Bowling Green 71, Toledo 62: Carin Horne scored 22 points as the Falcons (27-3) moved into the semifinals of the Mid-American Conference tournament in Cleveland. center_img Essence Carson scored 15points, and No. 19 Rutgers held second-ranked Connecticut to one basket over the final 7:56 and beat the Huskies 55-47 in the championship game of the Big East tournament Tuesday night in Hartford, Conn. The Scarlet Knights (22-8) had been 0-3 in title games against Connecticut, losing to the Huskies (29-3) in 1998, 2000 and 2005. last_img read more