A former Robert Morris player has told school officials former coach Mike Rice used a homophobic slur and threw a basketball at a player “once or twice” during his time at the university.
Rutgers University basketball coach Mike Rice’s firing made national headlines after a video showed him physically and verbally assaulting his players.
Rice, the former coach at Rutgers, should be the former coach at Rutgers. He should have been fired earlier this week — and probably sooner — for practice behavior that included pushing, grabbing and throwing balls at players.
Current Rutgers basketball coach, and former RMU head basketball coach, Mike Rice is accused of mistreating players, after hours of practice video has surfaced.
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.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt lost to Rutgers, 62-39, Wednesday in an effort that saw the Panthers shoot just 20 percent from the field.