Not a Firing Offense at Rutgers

April 3, 2013

Video obtained by ESPN shows the Rutgers University men's basketball coach, Mike Rice, kicking and grabbing athletes, hurling balls at their heads, and using multiple anti-gay slurs, of which "faggot" is but one. The video offers some explanation for why Rice was suspended for three games and fined $50,000 in December (a move for which the university never offered a detailed explanation), but has raised questions about why he was not fired.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed