Discussion

Ex-women's coach sues school, alleging gender discrimination

Updated: September 29, 2008, 11:38 PM ET
Associated Press

HOUSTON -- Former Texas Southern women's basketball coach Surina Dixon filed a lawsuit Monday against the school, alleging gender discrimination and retaliation in her firing in June.

Dixon was hired in March by interim athletic director Johnnie Cole and school president John Rudley. She was fired in June by new athletic director Charles McClelland.

In the lawsuit filed in federal court, Dixon alleges that she was retaliated against after she complained about gender discrimination ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM