TRENTON, N.J. (AP) A former Rutgers basketball player claims in a lawsuit that he was subjected to physical and emotional abuse at the hands of fired coach Mike Rice.
Derrick Randall played for Rutgers from 2011 until last spring. He was seen in practice videos where players were shoved, kicked and berated by Rice. After the videos went public last spring, Rice was fired and athletic director Tim Pernetti and other school officials resigned.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) The NCAA is penalizing Southeastern Louisiana for a lack of institutional control after 137 athletes over five years were allowed to compete in sports while academically ineligible.
The penalties, announced Tuesday by the NCAA's Division I Committee on Infractions, include scholarship reductions in football, men's and women's basketball, baseball, men's and women's track and field, men's golf, softball, women's soccer and volleyball.
(AP) -- Get to the spot in the lane ahead of the dribbler. Set the feet. Absorb the blow.
Josh Gasser is Wisconsin's take-a-charge player in the backcourt. The tough junior gets just as much pleasure from drawing charging fouls or shutting down an opponent's best scorer that he would nailing a game-winning bucket.