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Rutgers AD Tim Pernetti Resigns Amid Player Abuse Scandal

Rutgers athletic director Tim Pernetti has resigned as the school continues to come under pressure due to a growing player abuse scandal.

04/05/2013

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Palladino: Mike Rice, Stevie Johnson Both Guilty In Court Of Public Opinion

It all comes down to thinking a little, really. Rice’s actions were unacceptable in this more-evolved era. Johnson’s words were just plain stupid in a week fraught with potential danger.

04/05/2013

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Rutgers Players Judge, Johnson Defend Fired Coach Mike Rice

Two RU basketball players on Rice’s team say the fired coach wasn’t the abusive tyrant he appears to be on a widely viewed video that ultimately cost him his job.

04/05/2013

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Lawmakers, Rutgers Alumni Call For Probe On Handling Of Mike Rice

Rice may have been fired as the Rutgers men’s basketball coach, but critics said N.J.’s flagship public university still has more explaining — and maybe some more firing — to do.

04/04/2013

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Rutgers Fires Coach Mike Rice After Practice Video Prompts Outcry

“Based upon recently revealed information and a review of previously discovered issues, Rutgers has terminated the contract of Mike Rice,” the school’s athletic department tweeted Wednesday.

04/03/2013

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Rothstein: I’ve Never Seen Anything Like The Rice Situation At Rutgers

I can still remember the first practice. It was right before Mike Rice’s first season at Rutgers, and it was unlike anything I’d ever witnessed before.

04/03/2013

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Rothstein: Mike Rice Deserves 4th Season At Rutgers

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.

03/12/2013

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C. Vivian Stringer Wins No. 900 As Rutgers Tops South Florida

Not much has come easily for C. Vivian Stringer during her Hall of Fame coaching career. So it was fitting that it took her five tries to become the fourth women’s basketball coach to have 900 victories.

02/27/2013

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Rutgers Guard Eli Carter Out For Season With Broken Leg

Rutgers sophomore guard Eli Carter broke his right leg Saturday against DePaul and will miss the rest of the season.

02/17/2013

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Rutgers, Coach Flood Add 23 Players To Scarlet Knights

Rutgers coach Kyle Flood filled a major need in the secondary and added depth at running back, the defensive line and quarterback Wednesday.

02/06/2013

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Rutgers, Virginia Tech Set To Lock Horns In Russell Athletic Bowl

As they prepare for their 15th all-time meeting in Friday’s Russell Athletic Bowl, Rutgers is no longer anybody’s whipping boy, while Virginia Tech is the team with something to prove following a disappointing season.

12/28/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From Rutgers-GW

It feels like the same story keeps repeating itself for Rutgers.

12/12/2012

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 24:  Tim Wright #5 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights can't make a catch in the end zone against the Pittsburgh Panthers during the game on November 24, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The Panther defeated the Scarlet Knights 27-6.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Rutgers Overwhelmed In 27-6 Loss To Pitt

Ray Graham ran for 113 yards and a score for the Panthers (5-6, 2-4 Big East), who kept their hopes for bowl eligibility alive while drumming the Scarlet Knights.

11/24/2012

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Will UConn Be Next To Bolt From Struggling Big East?

The latest round of conference musical chairs has left Connecticut once again looking for a seat.

11/21/2012

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Rutgers Announces Jump From Big East To Big Ten

Maryland set the stage; Act II played out Tuesday afternoon, when Rutgers announced its move to join the Terps in the Big Ten.

11/20/2012

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