Rice, Jordan named in lawsuit

Updated: March 27, 2014, 8:09 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Two former Rutgers basketball players filed a civil suit in a New Jersey court Thursday against the school, former administrators, ex-coach Mike Rice and current coach Eddie Jordan.

Jerome Seagears and Robert Lumpkins are seeking damages stemming from the scandal that cost Rice his job after an ESPN "Outside the Lines" report in April 2013, which included video of the coach's physical and verbal abuse of his players.

Seagears and Lumpkins alleged in their complaint: negligence, negligent ...

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