Press Box: Rutgers AD to meet with school officials

The Sports Xchange
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Rutgers University announced Monday that newly-hired athletic director Julie Hermann will meet with school officials this week.
The school postponed the on-campus meetings with Hermann last week without clarifying why.
She is scheduled to start the job June 17.
Hermann's hire caused controversy because of accusations that she mentally abused players when she was Tennessee's women's volleyball coach in the 1990s. She was also at the center of a 2008 sex discrimination lawsuit at Louisville, while she was a senior athletics administrator.
Hermann was hired after former AD Tim Pernetti stepped down in the wake of a video showing then-men's basketball coach Mike Rice yelling gay slurs and hitting players during practice. Rice was fired after the video went public.

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