NEW YORK -- Rutgers season came to an end with Wednesday's 65-63 loss to St. John's in the second round of the Big East tournament. But the loss came amid controversy, and the Scarlet Knights felt they were wronged at the end of the game when a travel and then the stepping out-of-bounds by St. John's Justin Brownlee were not called with 1.7 seconds left. James Beatty talked about the tough ending.
March 9, 2011
NEW YORK -- Rutgers point guard James Beatty hit a crucial basket in overtime and also had a steal in the closing minutes in the Scarlet Knights' 76-70 overtime win against Seton Hall in the first round of the Big East tournament. Beatty finished with 12 points, five rebounds, five steals and no turnovers in 36 minutes.
March 8, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers closes the home portion of its season today against West Virginia, but before doing so three seniors will be honored. The paths to this day were much different for James Beatty, Jonathan Mitchell and Mike Coburn, but in the end there is commonality to what they brought to the program, and what they could mean to the Scarlet Knights' future.
February 26, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers point guard James Beatty scored eight points and added eight assists, but the disappointment in Saturday's loss to Seton Hall was the lack of execution on both ends of the floor. Beatty talked about what went wrong in the loss, including 18 turnovers and allowing the Pirates to shot 50 percent from the field.
February 13, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers gets back ont he hardwoord Saturday (7 p.m.) against Seton Hall, but before looking ahead to that game ScarletReport.com jumps back to the upset of Villanova for the last time by presenting the post-game interview with point guard James Beatty.
February 11, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers senior guard James Beatty scored 18 of his 20 points in the second half of the win against South Florida, and the first thing on his mind afterward was why he doesn't shoot the ball more often. Beatty averaged 6.3 shots per game, but took 14 against the Bulls, and then he talked about his performance.
January 21, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. – James Beatty scored 18 of his 20 points in the second half and Jonathan Mitchell had 20 points to lead Rutgers past South Florida 71-62 Thursday at the Rutgers Athletic Center. Rutgers is 11-7 overall, 2-4 in the Big East, which is the Scarlet Knights' best start in conference play since the 2005-06 season.
January 20, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers senior guard James Beatty was told to be more aggressive after the last few games, and it translated into a career-high 24 points in Wednesday's loss to Marquette. Afterward, Beatty spoke about his offense, and also about Rutgers' need to stay mentally tough in games.
January 6, 2011