Gary Nova

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Gary Nova


Gary Nova is a quarterback for the Rutgers University Scarlet Knights of the Big Ten Conference. He enters 2014 ranking fifth in program history in completions with 502.

High School

Nova attended Don Bosco Prep in New Jersey. He started for two years and finished with an undefeated mark of 24-0 and two state championships as well as a national title in 2009 as a junior. ranked Nova as the number 11 pro-style quarterback recruit in the country.


Nova appeared in 10 games and started five as a true freshman at Rutgers in 2011. He threw his first career touchdown against North Carolina Central in the Scarlet Knights’ season opener. His first career start came against Pittsburgh as Rutgers won by a score of 34-10. Nova threw for 174 yards and two touchdowns in the victory.