Rutgers Basketball

Mike Rice (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

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

Julie Hermann (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

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

Rutgers logo on flag (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

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

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

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

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Rutgers President Robert Barchi To Hold Town Hall Meeting In Newark

Embattled Rutgers president Robert Barchi will hold a town hall meeting at the school’s Newark campus Monday

04/07/2013

Eric Murdock (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

FBI Investigating Whether Former Rutgers Assistant Tried To Extort University

The FBI is investigating whether a former Rutgers basketball employee Eric Murdock tried to extort the university.

04/07/2013

Mike Rice (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Report: Rutgers Officials Were Long Aware Of Rice’s Abusive Behavior

According to the New York Times, Rutgers officials were long aware of disgraced former head coach Mike Rice’s abusive behavior toward players.

04/07/2013

Rutgers athletic director Tim Pernetti (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), fired coach Mike Rice  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), university president Robert Barchi (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Clouds Of Chaos And Controversy Surround Rutgers Basketball Program

Clouds of controversy has surrounded the Rutgers basketball program in April.

04/06/2013

Russ Smith, Gorgui Dieng  and Chane Behanan of the Louisville Cardinals. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Louisville Playing Harder After Ware’s Stomach-Turning Injury

Following the compound leg fracture to Kevin Ware, the Louisville Cardinals say they’re “playing harder.”

04/06/2013

Ben Howland (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Report: Former UCLA Coach Ben Howland Interested In Open Rutgers Post

According to CBSSports.com, former UCLA head coach Ben Howland is “intrigued” by the open Rutgers post and third-party discussions have taken place.

04/06/2013

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Donors, Students Upset Over Rutgers Athletic Director Pernetti’s Resignation

It was a sad and disappointing day for some major donors to Rutgers University Friday, after athletic director Tim Pernetti resigned in the wake of the Mike Rice player abuse scandal.

04/06/2013

D'Angelo Harrison of the St. John's Red Storm. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

St. John’s Rides Sampson And Harrison, Gets Revenge On Rutgers

Freshman JaKarr Sampson had 21 points and seven rebounds and St. John’s won its third straight with a 72-60 victory over Rutgers Wednesday night.

01/23/2013

D'Angelo Harrison (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

St. John’s Blows Repeated Chances Late, Falls To Rutgers By 2

Myles Mack scored 13 points, including making two free throws with 32 seconds to play, and Rutgers beat St. John’s 58-56 on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden.

01/09/2013

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Silverman: Rutgers’ Big Ten Move Another Step In Ruining College Sports

Silverman thinks Rutgers moving to the Big Ten is another step in the wrong direction for college sports.

11/20/2012

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