The Secretly Recorded Videos That Got A Raging Baseball Coach Suspended

On April 17, Rick Vanderhook, the head coach of the Cal State Fullerton Titans, a powerhouse in Division I college baseball, was placed on administrative leave. He returned to the team a month later, but the reason for his brief absence remained a mystery. Now, thanks to documents obtained from Cal State Fullerton… » 6/25/14 3:54pm 6/25/14 3:54pm

College Baseball Coach Has Violent, Profane Locker-Room Meltdown

Scott Norwood resigned as Arkansas-Little Rock's head baseball coach Monday, 10 days after the university completed an investigation into allegations of physical and sexual harassment. Norwood was cleared in the investigation, but the audio recording below—one of what we're told are dozens in which the coach melts… » 6/13/14 2:45pm 6/13/14 2:45pm

Get It Right, People: Bobby Knight Didn't Throw A Folding Chair

Despite being one of the most infamous coaching meltdowns in history and either the first or second thing that comes to mind when you hear the name Bobby Knight, there is one crucial aspect of The Incident With The Chair that is consistently misremembered: the type of chair he chucked across the floor. » 2/25/14 6:02pm 2/25/14 6:02pm

Watch Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery Get Ejected After Bumping An Official

Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery chose a bad time to get ejected from the Hawkeyes' bout against fourth-ranked Wisconsin in Madison: as they held onto a two-point lead over the undefeated Badgers halfway through the second half. That lead disappeared thanks to the four free throws McCaffery afforded his opponent, and… » 1/05/14 9:59pm 1/05/14 9:59pm

It's Official: Greg Schiano's Players Hate His Guts

NFL.com's Michael Silver has a new report on just how badly things have soured between Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano and his players, and it paints a bleak picture. There are two main takeaways from this story: Greg Schiano's players really, really dislike playing for him, and Schiano actually is the wannabe… » 10/24/13 11:11am 10/24/13 11:11am

South Carolina Spiked A TV Program Featuring A Slurring Steve Spurrier

Like most Division I head football coaches, Steve Spurrier is contractually obligated to appear on an eponymous television program every week following one of his team's games. This week's program—a recap of the Gamecocks' narrow win over UCF in Orlando Saturday—is very quickly being erased from existence. We want to… » 10/02/13 10:18am 10/02/13 10:18am

How We Acquired That Bo Pelini Audio Recording

That audio of Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini venting and cursing (and cursing and cursing) about fans and some members of the media has existed for two years now. But it was made public yesterday because that's when we first learned of it. In fact, the source who gave us the recording reached out to us only a… » 9/17/13 4:42pm 9/17/13 4:42pm

Bo Pelini On Nebraska Fans: "Fuck You, Fans. Fuck All Of You."

This is fun. Here we have an audiotape of Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini flipping his shit about both the media and the Cornhuskers' fans after a 2011 game. Why are we getting this now? Well, our tipster was particularly exercised by Nebraska's flameout against UCLA on Saturday, which has led to some awkwardness » 9/16/13 5:05pm 9/16/13 5:05pm

Little League Coach Melts Down; Parent Urges Therapy And Medication

A tipster passed along this email exchange from a recent little league dispute that is just a wonderful example of how stupid and petty and irrational children can be. These kids, especially whichever little tyke wrote the scathing reply, have got some real 50-cent words in their back pockets, too. » 6/23/13 3:36pm 6/23/13 3:36pm

Another Proud Moment For Rutgers Men's Basketball: Head Coach Mike Rice…

It's been more than two decades since the Rutgers men's basketball team made the NCAA tournament, and it seems like every coach that has been paraded through Piscataway, N.J. during that time has had a complete and total meltdown. Today's edition? Coach Mike Rice decided to whip some basketballs at his players heads… » 12/14/12 4:31pm 12/14/12 4:31pm

Profane Rant By D-III Christian College's Golf Coach Is A Thing To…

You could forward through the first 1:55 of this clip to get to the yelling and the screaming and the oh-so-many bad words. You could. But you shouldn't, because the buildup is what makes the explosion so great. Calm, helpful strategy gives way to praise for the one player who shot a decent round, to violently… » 11/08/12 11:20pm 11/08/12 11:20pm

Youth Hockey Coach Arrested On Charges He Tripped An Opposing Player In…

In a refreshing reminder that it isn't just the United States dealing with the problem of psycho youth sports coaches, a kiddie hockey league coach in Vancouver is in hot water with authorities after allegedly tripping an opposing player in the postgame handshake line, breaking the child's wrist. » 6/27/12 11:45am 6/27/12 11:45am

Youth Basketball Coach Tells Kid Wrong Time To Show Up For Playoff Game…

Here's a messed up story and proof that those steak heads you went to high school with never, ever change. From a tipster who wishes to remain anonymous, a youth basketball league in California is about to kick off its playoff season next week and sent out a friendly reminder to coaches notifying them of the rules… » 2/04/12 6:00pm 2/04/12 6:00pm