Rutgers fires 3 assistants; AD supports Flood
Rutgers has fired defensive coordinator Dave Cohen, quarterbacks
coach Rob Spence and offensive line coach Damian Wroblewski.
Scarlet Knights coach Kyle Flood says in a statement released
Sunday that the three will not coach in the Pinstripe bowl against
Notre Dame on Dec. 28 at Yankee Stadium.
Special teams coach Joe Rossi will run the defense on an interim
basis and offensive coordinator Ron Prince will handle quarterback
The Scarlet Knights (6-6) finished a disappointing regular
season with a 31-6 victory over USF on Saturday.
Athletic director Julie Hermann says she supports the moves and
Flood’s ”leadership” as the school transitions to the Big Ten
Cohen’s defense allowed a school-record 3,737 yards passing.
Also, a former Rutgers player accused Cohen of mistreating him.