Gov. Christie Expresses 'Absolute Confidence' In Rutgers President As Hermann Controversy SwirlsChristie 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.
Report: Rutgers' Julie Hermann Was At Center Of Sex Discrimination Lawsuit In 2008The 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.
Rutgers Stands By New AD Julie Hermann Despite Abuse AllegationsHermann officially takes over the athletic department on June 17, and on Monday she said she plans to be in the position on that date.
New Rutgers AD Says She Has No Plans To Step Down Amid Abuse AllegationsFormer 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."
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.
Governor Chris Christie Plans To Speak With Rutgers Officials Over HermannThe 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.
Rutgers Hires Louisville's Julie Hermann As New Athletic DirectorHermann will replace Tim Pernetti, whose resignation from the university came last month amid the Mike Rice coaching abuse scandal.
Jordan Didn't Graduate From Rutgers University Despite School Website's ClaimNew 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.
Rutgers Officially Names Eddie Jordan Head Men's Basketball CoachRutgers 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.
Eddie Jordan Expected To Be Introduced As Rutgers Coach TuesdayRutgers' 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.
Rutgers University Reaches $475,000 Settlement Agreement With Mike RiceRutgers 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.
Rutgers Suspends Head Men's Lacrosse Coach Amid Allegations Of Verbal AbuseRutgers 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.
Rothstein: Jordan's Massive Job At Rutgers And 4 More Quick Hits On College BasketballJordan'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.
AP: Eddie Jordan Reaches Tentative Agreement With RutgersRutgers 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.
Eddie Jordan, Rutgers Working On Deal; Publication Pulls Pernetti NominationWhile 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.