Pitt professor Shanara Reid-Brinkley argued with Bill Shanahan. He was fired as debate coach at Fort Hays State in Kansas after a video of him dropping his pants in front of Reid-Brinkley aired on YouTube last month.
Shanahan and Reid-Brinkley argued after the Fort Hays team removed a debate judge and a competing team suggested it was because she was black. Shanahan is white.
Reid-Brinkley won't coach or travel with debate teams this year and apologized for using obscenities during the argument.
Information from: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette