Carson leads No. 18 Rutgers to win over Penn State

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) -- Essence Carson had 14 points and four assists to lead No. 18 Rutgers to a 57-44 victory over Penn State on Friday night in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam.

Epiphanny Prince added 13 points and Kia Vaughn had 11 points and 11 rebounds for Rutgers (2-2). Adreinne Squire led Penn State (4-2) with 12 points.

Rutgers will play Arizona State on Saturday, while Penn State will face Western Kentucky.