Mike Rice, who was then Rutgers' men's basketball coach, during a game last season.
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April 8, 2013 Men's basketball coach Mike Rice was fired for verbally and physically abusing his players. The school's athletic director then resigned. Now the president also is under pressure.
Eric Murdock as a Los Angeles Clipper in 1999.
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April 5, 2013 Eric Murdock says he warned the school about Mike Rice's abusive behavior on several occasions. He alleges, instead of firing Rice, they fired him.
Rutgers University Athletic director Tim Pernetti.
April 5, 2013 Tim Pernetti did not fire basketball coach Mike Rice in December, after seeing videos of the coach physically and verbally abusing his players. He says he wanted to fire the coach, but university lawyers did not. When those videos surfaced this week, Rice was dismissed. Now Pernetti is out as well.
Rutgers men's basketball coach Mike Rice during a game in March.
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April 3, 2013 Video of coach Mike Rice pushing his players, throwing balls at their heads, swearing at them and using gay slurs led to calls for his dismissal.
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