Rutgers Athletics’ ongoing budget deficit is a sign of fiscal insanity

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By Mark R. Killingsworth Last October, Rutgers athletics was on a roll. The management team posted a video which showed them strutting through the athletics center, lauding the ribbon-cutting for new athletics facilities, and proclaiming, “It’s happening!” — even though unspecified naysayers “said it couldn’t be done.” Two weeks later, Rutgers President Robert Barchi told the…