A former Rutgers University employee who made public the video that led to the basketball coach’s dismissal and athletic director’s resignation has filed a whistleblower lawsuit against the university.
Tim Pernetti resigns as Rutgers AD.
It seemed a perfect fit when Tim Pernetti was hired as athletic director at Rutgers in April 2009, now his job is in jeopardy.
Chris details the Phillies second straight loss to start the season, the fallout from Rutgers decision to fire men’s basketball coach Mike Rice, and NBC’s decision to replace Jay Leno with Jimmy Fallon. He also talks to Comedian Christopher Titus and to Author C.W. Anderson about his book, Rebuliding the News.
Fired Rutgers coach Mike Rice showed his abrasive nature very early in his career.
Rutgers has fired men’s head basketball coach Mike Rice, the school announced on Wednesday.
Rutgers said it would reconsider its decision to retain basketball coach Mike Rice after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs.
Building a college basketball program in a high-major conference requires time. It requires patience — especially if the school hasn’t been to the NCAA Tournament since 1991.