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Rutgers basketball scandal brings down AD Pernetti

Updated: April 5, 2013, 6:28 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- Rutgers' coaching scandal spiraled deeper Friday, bringing down the popular athletic director and a school vice president while donors threatened to cut off their contributions to New Jersey's largest public university.

The day of mounting troubles for the school began with Athletic Director Tim Pernetti resigning over his failure to immediately fire coach Mike Rice, who was caught on video hitting, kicking and taunting players with anti-gay slurs at practice.

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