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CBT: Rutgers report calls for school to take more control of athletics

It’s a safe bet that Rutgers would like actual athletic competition to begin. First, the Mike Rice scandal. Then he’s fired. Then his boss, former Athletic Director Tim Pernetti, resigned. The it turns out his replacement, Julie Hermann, allegedly has a history of player abuse stemming from her days Full story

Rutgers’ new Athletic Director under scrutiny for allegations of  verbal abuse

   Chris “Mad Dog” Russo explains why Julie Hermann’s record is now in question as she begins her tenure as athletic director. Hermann has denied the claims.

More controversy at Rutgers

   For the second time this year, Rutgers University’s athletic department is embroiled in controversy.  Just two months after the firing of mike rice, the newly-chosen athletic director Julie Hermann is grabbing headlines.  Former players she coached at the university of Tennessee, say they were mistr

Wall Street law firm resigns from Rutgers investigation

(Reuters) - The Wall Street law firm hired to probe how Rutgers University handled the scandal surrounding former head basketball coach Mike Rice has resigned. Full story

Rutgers scandal could cost New Jersey taxpayers millions more

(Reuters) - Getting rid of an abusive college basketball coach has already cost New Jersey taxpayers more than $1 million, but the awkwardly handled saga could cost them millions more in years to come. Full story

New Jersey governor backs Rutgers president in coaching scandal

NEWARK, New Jersey (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Monday said the president of Rutgers University made a mistake but not a fireable one when he left it to aides to view videos of the men's basketball coach physically and verbally abusing players. Full story

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  Rutgers' Pernetti Walks Away With $1.2 Million

Fired Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice's boss, Tim Pernetti, resigned under pressure last week and is walking away with a lucrative settlement. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Simon Hobbs, discuss.

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