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An Open Letter to Former Rutgers Basketball Coach Mike Rice
Athlete, Author, Entrepreneur
You're in the news trying to clear your name and say that you're not a monster. Unfortunately for you, millions of people saw the footage, and millions of people know the truth.
Still in a Very Deep Rut
Robert J. Elisberg
Screenwriter and columnist
For a school like Rutgers that
is trying to clean up a scandal of physical and verbal abuse by a coach -- what on earth kind of due diligence are they doing?? Is anyone in charge there?!
Can Women Bring Civility to Our Playing Fields?
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.
Psychologist and author, 'Face It'
The bold move of hiring Julie Hermann as the new athletic director of Rutgers University signaled an important recognition in the sports world: not only can women do a 'man's job', but a female touch may be just what that world needs.
Coaches Should Mentor, Not Bully
The Miami Hurricane
Student newspaper, University of Miami
There is no need for a coach to abuse his power in order to gain the respect of his players. The players at Rutgers deserve a coach that mentors, not a bully that demoralizes.
'I Would Have Smacked the Hell Out Of Him'
A Failure of Process
Music Journalist, Author, Editor of TheLinerNote.net
I can tell you from personal experience that the bureaucratic inefficiency at Rutgers makes transferring classes or campuses an absolute administrative nightmare. But transferring blame takes almost no effort at all.
How to Fix College Coaching
Co-author, 'Stumbling on Wins'; Economics professor, Southern ...
As long as schools place winning -- and the ticket sales winning generates -- above the welfare of the students, it seems unlikely we are going to see athletic directors and presidents alter their behavior.
Christie Opponent Attacks 'Lack Of Leadership' After Rutgers Scandal
Rutgers Coach Abuse Scandal Forces Internal Investigation
Willful Cluelessness at Rutgers
President, Trinity Washington University
What did the president know and when did he know it? If the answer is absolutely nothing, then the president cannot lead.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Assistant Coach Resigns Amidst Rutgers Scandal
College Players Have Little Defense Against Abusive Coaches
MBA Candidate at the Stanford Graduate School of Business; For...
I don't know any of the Rutgers players, or how they felt about their coach, but I know the way he treated them involved bullying, intimidation, and abuse. There is no room for that in the sports world, especially amongst student-athletes.
5 Surprising Lessons We Can Learn from Mike Rice, Tim Pernetti and the Rutgers Basketball Team
Founder of Inner Sports, Author
Mike Rice made the common mistake of attributing his own feelings of insecurity and anger to the performance of his players. Like all bullies, his dysfunctional behavior was the result of blaming others for his feelings rather than being accountable.
Fired Rutgers Coach: 'I Was Wrong'
Shocking Video Released Of Hoops Coach Abusing Players
WATCH: Big East Tournament Game Ends With Officiating Mess
SHOCKING UPSET: 4-Point Play Wins Game
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