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Rice Salutes Jack as Bright Spot

Rutgers coach Mike Rice referred to Kadeem Jack's emergence in the post as one of the few bright spots in an ugly February. In the 76-72 home loss to Providence Saturday, Jack was one of the reasons Rutgers kept the game close with the first double-double performance of his career.

It is likely a story of too little, too late, but Rutgers sophomore center Kadeem Jack is quietly evolving into a reliable impact player. The one-time Scout.com four-star forward recorded his first career double-double in Saturday night's loss. The way coach Mike Rice sees it, the loss of Elijah Carter for the season may be the spark Jack needs to assert himself as a scorer. "Kadeem understands...

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