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We look now at the second biggest battle – middle linebacker. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1525695-spring-warm-up-middle-linebacker-battle 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1525695-spring-warm-up-middle-linebacker-battle Tue, 10 Mar 2015 11:29:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Liston Headed Home vs. Michigan State PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Backup linebacker L.J. Liston arrived at Rutgers, after a semester in prep school, from Michigan. Facing Michigan State Saturday, Liston gets the chance to play in his home state as a Big Ten football player. After becoming bowl eligible against Indiana, Liston spoke 1-on-1 with Scout.com about his sophomore season and upcoming homecoming. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1481444-liston-headed-home-vs-michigan-state 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1481444-liston-headed-home-vs-michigan-state Sun, 16 Nov 2014 23:42:00 GMT 0 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Rutgers LB Liston Makes First Career Start PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Sophomore L.J. Liston grew up in Flint, Mich. and circled the upcoming Michigan game on his calendar long ago. Liston could start against the Wolverines with Kevin Snyder nursing an injury for Rutgers. He started for the first time in his career Saturday in a 31-6 victory over Tulane. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1457049-rutgers-lb-liston-makes-first-career-start 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1457049-rutgers-lb-liston-makes-first-career-start Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:50:00 GMT 0 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Photo Album: Players Report to Camp PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- ScarletReport.com was on hand at the Hale Center for a busy report day for the Scarlet Knights. Check out our premium photo album to see what the players look like heading into 2014 training camp. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1428224-photo-album-players-report-to-camp 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1428224-photo-album-players-report-to-camp Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:29:00 GMT 0 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Video: Peoples, Liston Talk Starting Roles PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers was down three running backs and a starting outside linebacker entering Saturday's second spring scrimmage. Rutgers coach Kyle Flood gave the first-team spots to Desmon Peoples and L.J. Liston respectively to start the scrimmage, and both discussed the significance after the completion of practice No. 12. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1395593-video-peoples-liston-talk-starting-roles 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1395593-video-peoples-liston-talk-starting-roles Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:44:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout SR.com TV: 1-on-1 with LB LJ Liston PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Sophomore linebacker L.J. Liston showed an ability to impact the running game in his first scrimmage of camp. Liston is in his second spring practice with the Scarlet Knights, and discussed the differences as he aims for more playing time as a sophomore. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1391278-sr-com-tv-1-on-1-with-lb-lj-liston 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1391278-sr-com-tv-1-on-1-with-lb-lj-liston Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:19:00 GMT 0 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Freshman Focus: LJ Liston & Sebastian Joseph PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Saturday's 38-0 shutout of FCS opponent Norfolk State provided Rutgers with the opportunity to test out many young players on the defense. Middle linebacker L.J. Liston and defensive tackle Sebastian Joseph played their first career games Saturday and spoke in the locker room with ScarletReport.com about the moment. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1324797-freshman-focus-lj-liston-sebastian-joseph 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1324797-freshman-focus-lj-liston-sebastian-joseph Mon, 09 Sep 2013 21:25:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Freshman Focus: MLB L.J. Liston PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Freshman linebacker L.J. Liston finds himself firmly in the linebacker rotation after a solid spring practice campaign. Liston spoke 1-on-1 with ScarletReport.com at Rutgers football media day about his adjustments to big-time football and relationship with defensive coordinator Dave Cohen. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1315136-freshman-focus-mlb-l-j-liston 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1315136-freshman-focus-mlb-l-j-liston Sun, 11 Aug 2013 20:55:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Camp Primer: True Freshmen The countdown to training camp continues with players set to report Aug. 1. Eleven days from the start of training camp, ScarletReport.com looks at the top true freshmen in position for playing time. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1308903-camp-primer-true-freshmen 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1308903-camp-primer-true-freshmen Sun, 21 Jul 2013 23:18:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Two-Deep Analysis: LB Lester Liston With spring camp over, ScarletReport.com is ready to look ahead to training camp with an in-depth, daily look at the depth chart. Going player by player, we break down the key players of training camp with an in-depth look today at linebacker Lester Liston. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1305013-two-deep-analysis-lb-lester-liston 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1305013-two-deep-analysis-lb-lester-liston Fri, 05 Jul 2013 01:14:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout SR.com TV: Freshman LB Lester Liston PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Freshman linebacker Lester Liston expects to fight for immediate playing time after enrolling early at Rutgers. Midway through his first spring camp with the Scarlet Knights, Liston discussed the wake-up call he faced in early college practices and where he must show improvement before finding playing time. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1282661-sr-com-tv-freshman-lb-lester-liston 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1282661-sr-com-tv-freshman-lb-lester-liston Thu, 11 Apr 2013 07:17:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout SR.com TV: 1-on-1 with LB Lester Liston PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers freshman linebacker Lester Liston goes 1-on-1 with ScarletReport.com to discuss his transition to college football, lessons learned at military prep school and week one as a Scarlet Knight. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1264171-sr-com-tv-1-on-1-with-lb-lester-liston 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1264171-sr-com-tv-1-on-1-with-lb-lester-liston Wed, 06 Feb 2013 01:55:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Rutgers Announces Spring Additions Today marked the enrollment deadline for the spring semester at Rutgers and the football team has five new members. Head coach Kyle Flood officially announced the additions of five freshmen. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1262726-rutgers-announces-spring-additions 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1262726-rutgers-announces-spring-additions Thu, 31 Jan 2013 20:47:00 GMT 0 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Liston: I Need to Finish Strong Hargrave Military Academy (Suffolk, Va.) proved to be exactly what Rutgers commit Lester Liston needed to take the next step, but he needs a strong finish before spring enrollment. Preparing for his six final exams, Liston spoke with ScarletReport.com about his final prep-school hurdle. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1257137-liston-i-need-to-finish-strong 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1257137-liston-i-need-to-finish-strong Sat, 12 Jan 2013 19:05:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Liston's First Rutgers Visit "Felt Like Home" A visit six months in the making, Hargrave Military Academy (Va.) linebacker Lester Liston saw Rutgers for the first time this weekend. On his official visit, Liston broke down his first experience at the school and first trip to New York city. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1249918-liston-s-first-rutgers-visit-felt-like-home 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1249918-liston-s-first-rutgers-visit-felt-like-home Mon, 17 Dec 2012 03:31:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Liston Ready for First Rutgers Visit Hargrave Military Academy linebacker Lester Liston is set for his first visit to Rutgers. Committing earlier this fall, Liston spoke with ScarletReport.com about his excitement for his official visit to Piscataway. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1248875-liston-ready-for-first-rutgers-visit 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1248875-liston-ready-for-first-rutgers-visit Thu, 13 Dec 2012 01:35:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Rutgers Commits Chime In On Arkansas Win Rutgers rolled up more than 500 yards of offense in a 35-26 win Saturday at Arkansas, and it pushed the Scarlet Knights into the national rankings for the first time in three years. The Scarlet Knights have 19 committed players in the 2013 class, and many of them chimed in with their thoughts on the win. http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1224515-rutgers-commits-chime-in-on-arkansas-win 2047 Brian Dohn http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1224515-rutgers-commits-chime-in-on-arkansas-win Mon, 24 Sep 2012 02:52:00 GMT 1 73 Football Recruiting recruiting Scout Liston Goes In-Depth on Rutgers Commitment The Rutgers class of 2013 keeps building steam with Hargrave (Chatham, Va.) Military Academy linebacker Lester Liston making his verbal commitment this afternoon. Liston spoke 1-on-1 with ScarletReport.com after his commitment to discuss the reasons and emotions behind his decision along with his time-table for arrival. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1219289-liston-goes-in-depth-on-rutgers-commitment 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1219289-liston-goes-in-depth-on-rutgers-commitment Sat, 08 Sep 2012 00:10:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Scout's Take: Rutgers Commit Lester Liston FOXSportsNEXT.com national recruiting analyst Allen Trieu stopped by ScarletReport.com this morning to offer his take on the verbal commitment of Hargrave Military Academy (Chatham, Va.) linebacker Lester Liston. Trieu scouted Liston for two years in high school and had him pegged as a three-star recruit in the class of 2012. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1219242-scout-s-take-rutgers-commit-lester-liston 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1219242-scout-s-take-rutgers-commit-lester-liston Fri, 07 Sep 2012 20:36:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout LB Liston Commits to Rutgers Rutgers and coach Kyle Flood dipped into the prep school ranks today and received a verbal commitment from Hargrave (Chatham, Va.) middle linebacker Lester Liston. Liston is at Hargrave to get eligible for college after an impressive high-school career in Grand Blanc, Mich. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1219184-lb-liston-commits-to-rutgers 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1219184-lb-liston-commits-to-rutgers Fri, 07 Sep 2012 16:44:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Liston Visiting Rutgers for Saturday Practice Middle linebacker Lester Liston has one college visit between now and his planned enrollment at Hargrave Military Academy (Chatham, Va.). Interested in a decision before enrolling at Hargrave, Liston will be one of the key visitors at Rutgers this weekend during the open training camp practice. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1209695-liston-visiting-rutgers-for-saturday-practice 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1209695-liston-visiting-rutgers-for-saturday-practice Wed, 08 Aug 2012 19:03:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Quick Hitter: Liston Sets Rutgers Visit Hargrave-bound middle linebacker Lester Liston has an unofficial visit to Rutgers set up before he enrolls in prep school. A three-star middle linebacker out of Grand Blanc Community High (Mich.) last year, Liston will prep at Hargrave before becoming eligible for college ball. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1200476-quick-hitter-liston-sets-rutgers-visit 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1200476-quick-hitter-liston-sets-rutgers-visit Fri, 06 Jul 2012 16:16:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Prep School Bound, Liston Talks Recruiting Middle linebacker Lester Liston will attend prep school at Fork Union (Va.) Military Academy this Fall, but is hearing from many schools and has a Rutgers scholarship offer. Originally from Michigan, Liston discussed the latest in his recruitment and positive attitude toward prepping for four-year college football. http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1196868-prep-school-bound-liston-talks-recruiting 2047 Sam Hellman http://www.scout.com/college/rutgers/story/1196868-prep-school-bound-liston-talks-recruiting Thu, 21 Jun 2012 13:03:00 GMT 1 183 Rutgers rutgers Scout Liston on the Market Grand Blanc (Mich.) senior linebacker Lester Liston talks about his future plans. http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1158312-liston-on-the-market 2047 Allen Trieu http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1158312-liston-on-the-market Mon, 13 Feb 2012 21:00:00 GMT 0 73 Football Recruiting recruiting Scout Commitment Profile: Lester Liston Bearcat Insider recently chatted with UC commit Lester Liston to get an update on his life since making his college choice. http://www.scout.com/college/cincinnati/story/1138195-commitment-profile-lester-liston 2047 Matt Osborne http://www.scout.com/college/cincinnati/story/1138195-commitment-profile-lester-liston Mon, 12 Dec 2011 16:42:00 GMT 1 341 Cincinnati cincinnati Scout Scouting: Grand Blanc vs Rockford In a close contest, we saw several players bring their A-Games in this MHSAA playoff battle. We also saw a great matchup between offensive tackle Ben Braden and defensive end Luke Maclean. http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1128548-scouting-grand-blanc-vs-rockford 2047 Allen Trieu http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1128548-scouting-grand-blanc-vs-rockford Mon, 14 Nov 2011 20:10:00 GMT 1 73 Football Recruiting recruiting Scout Scouting: Canton vs Grand Blanc A barn-burner that featured several major college prospects on the field in the senior and junior classes. http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1101985-scouting-canton-vs-grand-blanc 2047 Allen Trieu http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1101985-scouting-canton-vs-grand-blanc Fri, 02 Sep 2011 13:35:00 GMT 1 73 Football Recruiting recruiting Scout Liston Chooses Bearcats Grand Blanc (Mich.) linebacker Lester Liston picked Cincinnati this summer and spoke to Scout about the decision and his upcoming season. http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1092815-liston-chooses-bearcats 2047 Allen Trieu http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1092815-liston-chooses-bearcats Sat, 06 Aug 2011 12:56:00 GMT 0 73 Football Recruiting recruiting Scout Bearcats Pure Michigan on Friday Friday found Cincinnati head coach Butch Jones back in his home state landing three prized recruits. Headlined by Dennis Norfleet, the Bearcats also earned the pledges of Lester Liston and Leviticus Payne. http://www.scout.com/college/cincinnati/story/1092598-bearcats-pure-michigan-on-friday 2047 Bearcat Insider http://www.scout.com/college/cincinnati/story/1092598-bearcats-pure-michigan-on-friday Fri, 05 Aug 2011 20:15:00 GMT 1 341 Cincinnati cincinnati Scout New Level 7v7 Preview: Michigan Elite The ‘Michigan Elite' has a talented squad and if they can get used to the sweltering heat that is expected in Dallas, Texas this weekend they could possibly win the New Level Athletics 7-on-7 National Championship. Take a look at some of the stars who will be making the trip to compete. http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1082854-new-level-7v7-preview-michigan-elite 2047 Greg Powers http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1082854-new-level-7v7-preview-michigan-elite Tue, 28 Jun 2011 01:37:00 GMT 0 73 Football Recruiting recruiting Scout