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Report: Rutgers AD Julie Hermann Says It’d Be ‘Great’ If Star-Ledger Folds

“I’m going to do all I can to not give them a headline to keep them alive,” Hermann said during a classroom discussion last month, according to NJ.com.

04/07/2014

Alex Rodriguez answers questions outside the Yankees' clubhouse on Opening Day 2013 (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Top 13 Sports Stories Of 2013

This year was so packed with gigantic stories that we had to add a whopping 13 honorable mentions. And believe us, those had to be narrowed down, too.

12/31/2013

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Former Rutgers Basketball Player Sues Over Mike Rice’s Behavior

A former Rutgers basketball player claims in a lawsuit that he was subjected to physical and emotional abuse at the hands of fired coach Mike Rice.

12/10/2013

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Rutgers HC Kyle Flood, LB Kevin Snyder Dispute Bullying Claims

“We don’t have bullying in our program,” Snyder told the New York Daily News. “We’re not in the basketball program. I’ve never seen anything at Rutgers that was abusive at all.”

11/19/2013

Former Rutgers football player Jevon Tyree. (Photo: CBS 2)

Bullying Accusations By Former Player Rock Rutgers Football Program

The Scarlet Knights athletic program has already been shamed once. The now-infamous video of former basketball coach Mike Rice went viral. Now it seems the school may have another incident of a coach behaving badly on its hands.

11/15/2013

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Mike Rice: ‘I Was An Idiot, But I Never Abused Anybody’

Disgraced former Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice says he’s changed. He also claims he “never abused anybody.”

11/06/2013

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Eddie Jordan Looking To Lead Rutgers After Scandal

“We need guys to step up, we need to have four or five double-figure scorers,” Jordan said. “We need to put points on the board, whether it’s creating stuff off defense or a very disciplined offense. It’s their time.”

10/30/2013

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Dyer: He May Be Gone, But Pernetti’s Work Continues To Live On At Rutgers

Pernetti is not forgotten at Rutgers, and on days like Saturday when a Saeed Blacknall verbals to the program, it is clear that his work continues to live on.

08/12/2013

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Report Calls For Rutgers’ Board To Take Tighter Control Of Athletics Department

The report calls for the university’s board and central administration to take tighter control of the finances and communications of the athletics department at New Jersey’s flagship state university.

07/22/2013

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A New Era Begins: Julie Hermann Starts Tenure As Rutgers’ Athletic Director

The embattled Hermann showed up for work before most of her employees on Monday morning and started the task of leading an embarrassed athletic department back to respectability and into the Big Ten Conference in 2014.

06/17/2013

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Embattled AD Julie Hermann Visits Rutgers, Addresses Media

Rutgers’ incoming athletic director Julie Hermann visited the campus Wednesday and was to meet with coaching and Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delaney.

06/05/2013

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Dyer: What Disgraced Rutgers Needs Is For Tim Pernetti To Return As AD

Heading into its final year in the Big East — scratch that, the American Athletic Conference — Rutgers needs to set the ship aright and do it quickly. What it needs is for Tim Pernetti to return as athletic director.

06/04/2013

Jim Delany, Commissioner of the Big Ten Conference, addresses the media during a press conference on June 3, 2013. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images

Big Ten Commish Believes ‘Things Will Calm Down’ At Scandal-Scarred Rutgers

Rutgers’ recent troubles will not interfere with its entry into the Big Ten, conference Commissioner Jim Delany says.

06/04/2013

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Hermann Set To Visit Rutgers, Remains Barchi’s Choice

University President Robert Barchi has said Hermann remains his choice to lead Rutgers into the Big Ten Conference in 2014.

06/03/2013

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A Timeline Of Rutgers’ Incredible Fall From Grace

It’s been an incredible fall from grace for Rutgers’ university athletics after the promise of their move to the Big Ten.

06/01/2013

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