A lawsuit was filed today in Pittsburgh over sexual abuse allegations surrounding a former, long-time assistant basketball coach at Syracuse University.
The Penn State child sex abuse scandal and the arrest of Jerry Sandusky created a phenomenon – what abuse counselors call an explosion in the number of abuse cases reported.
Allegations of sexual abuse have rocked another major college sports program. Syracuse University has now fired the school’s longtime assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine after new allegations with a Pittsburgh connection.
Assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine has been fired by Syracuse University after a third alleged victim came forward this weekend claiming abuse took place at a Pittsburgh hotel.