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Rutgers athletic director Tim Pernetti resigns

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — The Rutgers basketball scandal claimed two more university officials on Friday, the athletic director and an interim senior vice president, who were involved in a decision to ‘‘rehabilitate’’ rather than fire the coach whose abusive behavior was captured on a video.

University president Robert Barchi’s job appeared to be safe after getting a public nod of support from the school’s board of governors.

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