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Belmont fired gay soccer coach

Updated: December 8, 2010, 9:07 PM ET
Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Belmont University has come under fire for forcing out its women's soccer coach, who her players say was let go for telling them she is expecting a child with her same-sex partner.

Students, including some of Lisa Howe's former players, held a three-hour protest Wednesday afternoon pushing for a change allowing for freedom of sexual orientation. Mike Curb, a music industry executive and major donor to the private Christian school, wants Belmont to rehire Howe and "act ...

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