Behind solid 3-point shooting, which featured the Rutgers Scarlet Knights making 4-for-8 from long range, the No. 10-ranked Georgetown Hoyas trail at halftime, 25-20, in a Big East Conference men's basketball game at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. The Scarlet Knights (11-8, 3-3 Big East) have held the Hoyas (15-3, 5-2) to just 3-for-24 (12.5-percent) shooting from the field. Georgetown has kept it close because its made free throws (14 of 18) and played well defensively.
Freshman guard Eli Carter has netted a game-best seven points for Rutgers, which has led by no more than six points (13-7 just 8:42 into the game).
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