Rutgers community reacts to firing

Updated: April 3, 2013, 4:14 PM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- Rutgers did the right thing by firing men's basketball coach Mike Rice.

That was the sentiment from most students on campus Wednesday, shortly after the university announced that Rice had been terminated. Rice came under heavy scrutiny after video surfaced on ESPN's "Outside the Lines" showing him abusing his players both verbally and physically during practice.

"There's just no place for that in the game, so it's the right thing to ...

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