Sunday, March 29, 2020 3:07 PM EST
By TOM CANAVAN, AP
Steve Pikiell and Rutgers took other step toward becoming a major threat in basketball in the Big Ten Conference, getting a commitment from highly regarded center Cliff Omoruyi. Omoruyi confirmed his choice Sunday in a telephone interview with The Associated Press. Omoruyi is the first New Jersey Gatorade Player of the Year to commit to Rutgers. The Scarlet Knights posted a 20-11 record in a season ended by the coronavirus pandemic earlier this month.