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Rutgers coach: Abuse or motivation?

  • At what point do coaches cross the line?
  • Rutgers coach fired for aggressive behavior with athletes

After Rutgers Coach Mike Rice was caught on tape throwing basketballs at players and hurling insults, the university let him go.

While the video has sparked outrage across the country, others say his behavior is no different from how other coaches motivate players.

What would you have done if a coach treated your son or daughter that way? Tweet @KyraHLN with the #RaisingAmerica hashtag or leave your thoughts on

And for more conversations like this, be sure to watch Raising America every week day at 12 p.m. ET on HLN

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