Originally posted on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 4/2/13
Videos of Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice throwing balls at players, cursing at them, shoving them and calling them homophobic slurs has been obtained by ESPN.  ESPN did some great reporting on Tuesday during Outside the Lines when they interviewed the Rutgers Athletic Director Tim Pernetti about these videos.  Pernetti did a lot of back-peddling and tried to justify their response to the incident, but there is no way to defend something ridiculous like this. Video of Rice throwing balls at players, calling them “f*****g fa**ots,” pushing a bunch of them, kicking one. — Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) April 2, 2013 It’s one thing to yell at players and try to fire them up, but once you start getting physical with players and yelling homophobic slurs at them that is completely unacceptable.  Apparently Rutgers knew about this and that is why he received a three-game suspension in the fall. If that gets you a 3-game suspension at Rutgers, I don’t want to know what it takes to get 6....
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