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Julie Hermann talks to the media after being introduced as Rutgers athletic director as school president Robert L. Barchi listens on May 15, 2013 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Expresses ‘Absolute Confidence’ In Rutgers President As Hermann Controversy Swirls

Christie said he doesn’t want to micromanage the university and won’t say whether incoming athletic director Julie Hermann should start at the school as scheduled on June 17.

05/29/2013

Julie Hermann (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Report: Rutgers’ Julie Hermann Was At Center Of Sex Discrimination Lawsuit In 2008

The nightmare at Rutgers University continues. Incoming athletic director Julie Hermann is smack-dab in the middle of some more controversy, according to the New York Times.

05/28/2013

Julie Hermann (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Rutgers Stands By New AD Julie Hermann Despite Abuse Allegations

Hermann officially takes over the athletic department on June 17, and on Monday she said she plans to be in the position on that date.

05/28/2013

Julie Hermann talks to the media after being introduced as Rutgers athletic director as school president Robert L. Barchi listens on May 15, 2013 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

New Rutgers AD Says She Has No Plans To Step Down Amid Abuse Allegations

Former Gov. Richard Codey is calling for Rutgers president Robert Barchi’s dismissal, calling the latest allegations to rock the athletic department “an embarrassment to the students and alumni of a great university.”

05/27/2013

Julie Hermann (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

New Rutgers Athletic Director Denies Allegations Of Past Abuse

Julie Hermann was tapped for AD after a scandal surrounding the Rutgers men’s basketball head coach led to several firings.

05/26/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Governor Chris Christie Plans To Speak With Rutgers Officials Over Hermann

The Hermann problem has popped up when many thought the worst was over, and that the Rutgers athletic department could start focusing on its move to the Big Ten in 2014.

05/26/2013

Julie Hermann (Credit: http://scarletknights.com)

Rutgers Hires Louisville’s Julie Hermann As New Athletic Director

Hermann will replace Tim Pernetti, whose resignation from the university came last month amid the Mike Rice coaching abuse scandal.

05/15/2013

Eddie Jordan, the former Rutgers star, is introduced as the school's head men's basketball coach on April 23, 2013 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Jordan Didn’t Graduate From Rutgers University Despite School Website’s Claim

New Rutgers basketball coach Eddie Jordan is not a graduate of the university as the school had claimed, another embarrassment for an athletic program still smarting from the firing of previous coach Mike Rice.

05/10/2013

Eddie Jordan (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Rutgers Officially Names Eddie Jordan Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Rutgers introduced Eddie Jordan as its new men’s basketball coach on Tuesday, turning to a name from the school’s past as it seeks to move forward from a scandal that forced the firing of coach Mike Rice.

04/23/2013

Eddie Jordan (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Eddie Jordan Expected To Be Introduced As Rutgers Coach Tuesday

Rutgers’ board of governors will meet Tuesday to sign off on a contract that will allow Los Angeles Lakers assistant Eddie Jordan to take over the Scarlet Knights’ scandal-marred basketball program.

04/22/2013

Mike Rice (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rutgers University Reaches $475,000 Settlement Agreement With Mike Rice

Rutgers University has reached a $475,000 settlement agreement with Mike Rice, agreeing to pay the fired men’s basketball coach for the remaining two years of his contract, university officials announced Thursday night.

04/19/2013

Rutgers president Robert Barchi (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Rutgers Suspends Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach Amid Allegations Of Verbal Abuse

Rutgers has suspended its head men’s lacrosse coach as it investigates allegations of verbal abuse. The university announced the suspension on Friday, saying that Brian Brecht will continue to be paid.

04/19/2013

Eddie Jordan (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rothstein: Jordan’s Massive Job At Rutgers And 4 More Quick Hits On College Basketball

Jordan’s quest to make his alma mater relevant nationally was going to be an arduous task regardless, but now with recent player defections, the Scarlet Knights will have to work just to put together a roster for next season.

04/19/2013

Eddie Jordan (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

AP: Eddie Jordan Reaches Tentative Agreement With Rutgers

Rutgers is turning to one of its greatest players to lead the basketball program out of one of its darkest hours and into a future that will see it enter the Big Ten Conference in 2014.

04/18/2013

Eddie Jordan (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Eddie Jordan, Rutgers Working On Deal; Publication Pulls Pernetti Nomination

While Jordan and Rutgers worked to make him the head of the university’s scandal-marred basketball program, there was more bad news for the Scarlet Knights.

04/17/2013

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