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Piscataway Mayor Blasts Rutgers’ Alcohol Sale Proposal

February 20, 2019 – Piscataway Mayor Brian C. Wahler is challenging the proposal by Rutgers University which seeks to sell beer and wine to all ticket holders of legal age at its football and basketball games. “I’m a Rutgers graduate and a Rutgers fan,” Mayor Wahler said.  “However, no one local agreed to let the…

Rutgers Athletics to Expand Beer and Wine Sales

  PISCATAWAY, N.J. (February 20, 2019) - Rutgers Athletics today announced that it will expand beer and wine sales at department-managed venues beginning in the fall of 2019. Revenues from the sales will serve to off-set scholarship costs, which support the State University of New Jersey’s more than 600 student-athletes and exceed $16 million annually.…

NJSIAA ditches Born Power Index after 2018 controversy

The Born Power Index has been around for more than 40 years, but it's being tossed aside by the NJSIAA after just one season. The state's high school athletics association says it's putting the finishing touches on a new football playoff formula "to replace the Born Power Index." It was used to help seed the…

5 Observations on the NJSIAA's 2018 Playoff Overhaul

The 2018 football season was an exciting one across the state, but one also filled with more questions than answers when it came to the new playoff system. A new seeding formula created by the United Power Committee - a group of coaches and administrators with representatives from around the state - added a rating…