Rutgers will pay an $11.5 million exit fee to leave the American Athletic Conference, the school and league announced Wednesday.
New Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann has acknowledged she is gay in her official university biography, but says she wants to be judged solely on her ability as an athletic director.
Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann said school president Robert Barchi has assured her she would not lose her job amid allegations of abuse.
Rutgers has hired Louisville senior associate athletic director Julie Hermann as its new athletic director.
John B. Wolf resigned as Rutgers interim senior vice president and general counsel, but will remain at the school as a university attorney, Rutgers announced in a statement Tuesday.
An attorney for Eric Murdock, Rutgers' former director of player development for men's basketball, sought $950,000 from the university as settlement for Murdock's wrongful termination claims, ESPN has learned.