Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

Will Lewis Start for Rutgers against Michigan State?

Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

Will Lewis Start for Rutgers against Michigan State?

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - With 4:12 to play in the third quarter of a 41-0 loss at Indiana on Saturday, Johnathan Lewis entered the game, ending Gio Rescigno's day.

As soon as that happened, Chris Ash opened himself up to all sorts of questions regarding his quarterback. That didn't just apply to Saturday, but for the rest of this week as Rutgers prepares for its season finale against Michigan State (4 p.m., FOX).

Who will start at quarterback against the Spartans, Rescigno or Lewis?

"The quarterback situation is the same," Ash said. "The last couple weeks, we have had conversations about the quarterback position a lot. We'll go through the week and evaluate it, and we'll play the person that gives us the best chance to win this next Saturday.

"And if that's Johnathan, great; if it's Gio, someone else, whatever, but we'll manage that through the week, evaluate that through the week, and make a decision later on who gives us the best chance to go out and play our best game."

Rescigno went 8-for-14 for 67 yards before getting pulled, but had Rutgers won, that may not have mattered. …

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