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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie discusses Rutgers basketball scandal

July 3, 2013

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie joined Chris Russo on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Radio Tuesday. Christie shared his opinion on former Rutgers University men’s basketball coach Mike Rice, who was fired after a video of him abusing his players at practice was released.

Russo and Christie focused primarily on Rutgers president Robert Barchi and Tim Pernetti, the school’s former athletic director who resigned in the wake of the scandal.

Listen to the clip to hear Christie’s thoughts on what he called a “bad episode in the history of the university.”