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NCAA Reduces Penalties Against Penn State

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 11.24.2013 | Sports

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Penn State will gradually get back football scholarships taken away over the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, the NCA...

NCAA President: Change Is Coming

AP | TOMMY MAGELSSEN | Posted 09.23.2013 | Sports

GRAPEVINE, Texas -- President Mark Emmert said Monday he expects "a lot of change" for the governance structure of Division I sports over the next yea...

State Continues Fighting Over Who Gets Penn State's Money

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 09.09.2013 | College

PHILADELPHIA -- State officials can pursue their bid to steer Penn State's $60 million fine over the Jerry Sandusky scandal to advocacy efforts in Pen...

Judge Tosses Lawsuit Over Penn State Sanctions

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A federal judge on Thursday threw out the governor's lawsuit against the NCAA over sanctions against Penn State related to Jer...

A Call to Action

Warren K. Zola | Posted 04.22.2013 | Sports
Warren K. Zola

Undeniably, the NCAA has lost its credibility -- with its members, the student-athletes, the media, and the general public. It is time for a change.

Gov To Sue NCAA After Big Scandal

AP | PETER JACKSON | Posted 03.03.2013 | Politics

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Gov. Tom Corbett said Tuesday he plans to sue the NCAA in federal court over stiff sanctions imposed against Penn State Univer...

So, Who Is On The NCAA's Penn State Task Force?

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.18.2012 | College

The members of an NCAA task force that will oversee distribution of the $60 million Penn State fine: _ Tim White, chancellor of University of Califor...

How Will The NCAA Actually Fine Penn State?

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 11.18.2012 | College

A 10-member task force has been named to come up with guidelines for how to distribute the record $60 million fine that Penn State will pay in the wak...

Penn State's Sanctions Are Disingenuous

Dr. Scott D. Miller | Posted 10.13.2012 | College
Dr. Scott D. Miller

Without debating the sanctions themselves or the grievous mistakes leading to them, from a strictly athletic viewpoint, I believe the penalties assessed against Penn State missed the mark.

Suffer the Little Children: Crime and Punishment at Penn State

Jim Wallis | Posted 09.25.2012 | Sports
Jim Wallis

I agree with the NCAA's disciplinary decisions and would have supported even harsher penalties against Penn State. The NCAA's actions against Penn State send a clear signal and an important one.

'We're The True Penn Staters'

AP | Posted 09.24.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — More than 30 Penn State football players say they're staying in Happy Valley despite NCAA sanctions that will keep the Nitt...

LIVE DISCUSSION: Was The Penn State Punishment Too Harsh?

Posted 07.24.2012 | Sports

The NCAA came down hard on Penn State with severe sanctions over the football program's role in the child-sex abuse involving convicted child molester...

FAQ: Penn State Sanctions

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports

-- One of the penalties the NCAA levied against Penn State was forcing the school to vacate all its wins from 1998, the year coach Joe Paterno and ot...

Penn State Football Goes Into Damage Control

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO and GENARO ARMAS | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports

-- All the big prizes Penn State usually plays for – the conference championships, the marquee bowl games – are off the table. For the n...

A Penn State Graduate Mourns

Matt Jones | Posted 09.22.2012 | Sports
Matt Jones

Rather than dwelling on the past and drowning in anger and sorrow, I hope we seize this opportunity to wholeheartedly fight child abuse. I have struggled with losing an idol, but there is no grey area in the matter of reporting known child abuse.

PSU Football Slammed With NCAA Sanctions

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM, MARC LEVY and RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 09.22.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The NCAA crippled Penn State football for years to come and practically tore Joe Paterno's name out of the record books Monday, ...

Paterno No Longer All-Time Winningest Coach

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports

The NCAA has spoken, loudly. NCAA President Mark Emmert announced major sanctions against Penn State on Monday morning, including a 4-year postseason ...

NCAA Comes Down Hard On PSU

AP | TOM COYNE and RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 09.22.2012 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA slammed Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal Monday with an unprecedented series of penalties, including a $60...

Penn State Rocked By NCAA

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.22.2012 | Sports

One day after the statue of Joe Paterno was removed from outside of Beaver Stadium on the Penn State campus, NCAA President Mark Emmert announced sanc...

How Will Penn State Be Punished?

AP | TOM COYNE and RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 09.22.2012 | Sports

-- Now the NCAA gets its say on Penn State. College sports' governing body was expected to deal a series of heavy blows to the Nittany Lions footb...

NCAA To Bring 'Corrective And Punitive Measures' Against Penn State

AP | Posted 09.21.2012 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA announced Sunday that it will levy "corrective and punitive measures" against Penn State in the wake of the child sex-abuse ...

Will NCAA Punish Penn State?

AP | Posted 09.11.2012 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA said Thursday it expects Penn State to answer a handful of crucial questions stemming from the child sex-abuse case aga...

NCAA To Investigate Penn State Scandal

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 01.18.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — The NCAA will examine whether Penn State broke any rules with its handling of a child sex abuse scandal that has shocked th...