VICTORY! What a comeback for the Scarlet Knights!
Geo Baker scores 25 points to spark Rutgers to a 77-73 overtime win!
What a SENSATIONAL performance by Geo Baker!
25 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, 1 block and 0 turnovers.
23 of his 25 points came after halftime!
Just outstanding. Geo Baker. What a performance.
Geo Baker just taking OVER!
7 points for him in OT and its a 77-73 lead with 7 seconds to play
Geo Baker scored 25 points to help rally @RutgersMBB
to a 77-73 overtime win against Northwestern.
Rutgers avoids a catastrophe, erases an 18-point deficit to defeat Northwestern, remain perfect at home, guarantee its first winning season since 05-06 and keep itself on the path to the NCAA Tournament.
Geo Baker in 2nd half/OT: 23 points on 9-of-12 shooting.
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Geo Baker's signature step-back has tied it.
Kid is tough as nails.
I will never, ever understand people who don't get Baker's value to this program
Geo Baker with the dagger!
Rutgers erases a 15 point deficit and remains perfect at the RAC.
Rutgers is now 16-0 at home this season and 8-5 in conference play. Rutgers has never had 8 Big ten wins before.
FINAL: #Rutgers 77 #Northwestern 73
Geo Baker 25 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists
Akwasi Yeboah 13 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists
Ron Harper Jr. 10 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assists
Scarlet Knights earn their eighth B1G win of the season.
Rutgers wins a game it could not lose, rallying past last-place Northwestern. Geo Baker coming alive at the perfect time saved them. Wednesday at Ohio State might be their best chance to win a much-needed second game away from the RAC until Big Ten Tournament. #rhoops
There are gut-check moments on the way to the Big Dance.
Rutgers just survived one of them -- thanks to Mr. Clutch, Geo Baker.
5 takeaways from a survive-and-advance night at the RAC, where RU is now 16-0:
Rutgers comes back from an 18 point deficit to defeat Northwestern 77-73 in overtime as they avoid disaster and clinch first winning season in 14 years. #GardenStatement https://t.co/SyMLkrB70p
Rutgers rallies from a double-digit deficit to stay perfect at The RAC. Geo Baker was the catalyst in the comeback vs. Northwestern & then he dominated overtime. The Scarlet Knights are 16-0 at home & their 8 Big Ten wins are the most since joining the conference.
Rutgers comes back from an 18 point deficit to defeat Northwestern 77-73 in overtime as they avoid disaster and clinch first winning season in 14 years. #RHoopd https://t.co/OnEg7QEhUb
Terrible game for @RutgersMBB
... BUT @Geo_Baker_1
finally found his game again and saved the season when it counted. #R
Missed the bus because the Rutgers game went to ot 🤦🏻♂️🤦🏻♂️ Geo Baker with ice in his veins makes up for it