TAMPA, Fla. -- Dominique Jones scored 20 points as South Florida beat Rutgers 73-64 on Saturday night.
Rosario limped off the court with 14:21 left in the second half, but returned just under three minutes later. Rosario, who entered averaging 16.2 points, scored all 13 of his points after halftime.
Anthony Crater hit a 3 to put South Florida ahead 51-38 midway through the second half.
Rutgers pulled within eight points with 8 minutes remaining on a three-point play by Ndiaye. Jones had a basket and an assist as South Florida scored the next six points for a 59-45 advantage.