TV: CB Anthony Cioffi

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- True freshman cornerback Anthony Cioffi made his significant Rutgers debut Thursday when he replaced Nadir Barnwell on the island. In a 24-10 loss to No. 8 Louisville, Cioffi saw his biggest role to date and will be needed in the bye week after an injury to starter Lew Toler.

Louisville, Ky. -- Rutgers is all about the next man up, and that will be Anthony Cioffi at cornerback after Lew Toler broke his arm in the first quarter of Thursday's 24-10 loss to Louisville.

Seeings his first significant action at cornerback, Cioffi discussed the lessons learned against Heisman candidate Teddy Bridgewater and the need to learn from his experience to get ready for Houston in two weeks.

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