PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) _ Johnny McCrimmon scored 21 points to lead Rutgers to a 72-49 victory over Croatia Friday night.

Andrew Kolbasovsky added 14 points and Geoff Billet and Damon Santiago each scored 12 points for the Scarlet Knights.

Rutgers lead 35-17 at the half. The Scarlet Knights scored 26 points off turnovers, compared to 9 points for Croatia.

Croatia was led by Dubravko Zemljic with 17 points. Gordon Giricek added 15 points for the visitors.