PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Deshawn Freeman had 22 points and 11 rebounds to lead Rutgers past Morgan State 72-58 on Saturday night.
It was Freeman's fifth double-double this season. C.J. Gettys added 15 points for Rutgers (7-1). Nigel Johnson had 12 points and Mike Williams chipped in 10 points.
Coming off the first loss of the season at Miami on Wednesday night, Rutgers appeared to be in a malaise at the start.
Morgan States jumped out to a seven-point lead three times in the first half, but after a 19-12 lead, Rutgers went on a 13-0 run to make it 25-19 with 4:27 left in the first half.
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