After losing a tight game to Hawkeyes at home on Sunday, C. Vivian Stringer and the Knights jump back into B1G play with the Michigan Wolverines coming to the RAC on Wednesday night. #24 Rutgers will be looking for its second conference win after losing two straight to Ohio State and #17 Iowa.
How to watch, listen, or stream
Michigan Wolverines (10-4, 2-1) @ #24 Rutgers Scarlet Knights (10-4, 1-2)
Wednesday, January 7 - 7:00 PM
Online Streaming: BTN Plus
Radio: 1450 WCTC
The Knights need to get back in the win column on Wednesday to avoid falling into a 1-3 conference hole. Despite being ranked in the AP poll, Rutgers currently sits at tenth in the Big Ten standings. After losing a close one to the Hawkeyes, RU hosts a Michigan team fresh off an upset versus then-24th ranked Michigan State. UM guard Katelynn Flaherty posted 21 points off the bench in the upset, including an impressive 5-9 from three point range. Three other Wolverine players scored in double figures. Michigan as a team is shooting very well from beyond the arc, ranking seventh in the country in three-point field goal percentage (38.8%).
For Rutgers, Kahleah Copper and Tyler Scaife boost an offense that comes in 31st overall in the country, while F Betnijah Laney looks to limit possessions for Michigan with her rebounding. Laney ranks fifth nationally in rebounds per game with 12.5, and added 13 in the loss to the Hawkeyes.