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Rutgers looking deeper for answers on basketball coach's behavior, and querying other sports

  • Rutgers University professor Beryl Satter, Ph.D., interrupts president Robert Barchi as he addresses a town hall meeting Monday, April 8, 2013, in Newark, N.J. Barchi announced Monday that Rutgers officials are reviewing practice videos of all sports to see if any coach engaged in behavior like the type that cost men's basketball coach Mike Rice his job, and the university is planning to hire a consultant to do an independent review of how the university hired Rice.(AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Rutgers University professor Beryl Satter, Ph.D., interrupts president Robert Barchi as he addresses a town hall meeting Monday, April 8, 2013, in Newark, N.J. Barchi announced Monday that Rutgers officials are reviewing practice videos of all sports to see if any coach engaged in behavior like the type that cost men's basketball coach Mike Rice his job, and the university is planning to hire a consultant to do an independent review of how the university hired Rice.(AP Photo/Mel Evans)  (The Associated Press)

  • Rutgers University professor Beryl Satter, left, Ph.D., is applauded as she interrupts president Robert Barchi as he addresses a strategic planning gathering Monday, April 8, 2013, in Newark, N.J. Barchi announced Monday that Rutgers officials are reviewing practice videos of all sports to see if any coach engaged in behavior like the type that cost men's basketball coach Mike Rice his job, and the university is planning to hire a consultant to do an independent review of how the university hired Rice.(AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Rutgers University professor Beryl Satter, left, Ph.D., is applauded as she interrupts president Robert Barchi as he addresses a strategic planning gathering Monday, April 8, 2013, in Newark, N.J. Barchi announced Monday that Rutgers officials are reviewing practice videos of all sports to see if any coach engaged in behavior like the type that cost men's basketball coach Mike Rice his job, and the university is planning to hire a consultant to do an independent review of how the university hired Rice.(AP Photo/Mel Evans)  (The Associated Press)

  • Rutgers University President Robert Barchi addresses a town hall meeting Monday, April 8, 2013, in Newark, N.J. Barchi announced Monday that Rutgers officials are reviewing practice videos of all sports to see if any coach engaged in behavior like the type that cost men's basketball coach Mike Rice his job, and the university is planning to hire a consultant to do an independent review of how the university hired Rice.(AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Rutgers University President Robert Barchi addresses a town hall meeting Monday, April 8, 2013, in Newark, N.J. Barchi announced Monday that Rutgers officials are reviewing practice videos of all sports to see if any coach engaged in behavior like the type that cost men's basketball coach Mike Rice his job, and the university is planning to hire a consultant to do an independent review of how the university hired Rice.(AP Photo/Mel Evans)  (The Associated Press)

More questions are percolating about how Rutgers handled the discovery of a former basketball coach who kicked players and used gay slurs as he yelled at them.

The university on Monday announced plans to hire an adviser to report on the behavior of fired coach Mike Rice and how the university handled it.

Rice was fired on April 3 after video of his behavior was made public.

Meanwhile, the school says it is reviewing practice video from all its other sports teams to see if there are similar problems elsewhere.

Lawmakers preparing for hearings on the issue have asked the university to provide communications about the hiring and firing of Rice.

Three other university employees have resigned in the scandal since Rice was fired.