PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice spent three seasons with Dane Miller and Austin Johnson and is excited to honor the pair tomorrow night in their final home game. Facing Marquette on Senior Night, Rice went in-depth on what Miller and Johnson meant to him during his transition to head coach and his three years at Rutgers.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- When many decided to abandon ship in the midst of an ugly coaching change, then Rutgers freshmen Austin Johnson and Dane Miller stayed the course when Mike Rice took over.
Now preparing for their final game at the Louis Brown Athletic Center, both are set to be honored by Rice and the rest of the team on Senior Night.
Speaking at the final practice before tip off against Marquette, Rice went in-depth on what both players mean to him personally and what they contributed to a program still trying to take the next step.