A scandal at Rutgers that has drawn the ire of many athletes, including Miami Heat stars LeBron James and Ray Allen, has resulted in the second firing this week of a high-ranking athletic department employee.
Rutgers University fired men’s basketball coach Mike Rice Wednesday less than 24 hours after a videotape was released that showed him shoving, grabbing, verbally abusing, kicking, and even throwing ball at his players’ heads during practice.
In the past three years more and more family members have been forced to share a roof as the country struggles to recover from a recession.
It’s not BCS chaos, but conference realignment chaos has erupted again in 2012 with the University of Maryland firing the first shot. Monday, Maryland’s Board of Regents approved an eventual move to the Big Ten Conference.
It appeared for much of the day that Florida International University head football coach Mario Cristobal was headed to Rutgers University to take over that program.
Rutgers University lost their head coach to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thursday, but their top target to replace him may come from right here in South Florida.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were left at the altar last week by Oregon coach Chip Kelly, but it looks like the Bucs will reach into the college ranks again to land their head coach.