Saturday Night Live spoofs Mike Rice’s abusive Rutgers’ practice tapes [Video]

rutgers abusive coach saturday night live skit

Leave it to Saturday Night Live to make one of the most disappointing sports scandals in quite some time actually seem funny.

Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice was fired, along with athletic director Tim Pernetti, after ESPN’s Outside the Lines uncovered practice footage of him cursing at, kicking and throwing basketballs at players.

Melissa McCarthy stars as horrifying coach Sheila Kelly. Enjoy.

[Related: Former Rutgers stars show support for the ousted Pernetti]