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Sandusky's Victim 1 Sues Penn State

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 10.24.2012 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The young man whose 2009 allegations of sexual abuse led to the Penn State scandal and criminal convictions of former assista...

The Penn State Scandal and the Outsize Influence of College Sports

Rohan Nadkarni | Posted 09.17.2012 | College
Rohan Nadkarni

The U.S. is the only country that combines amateur athletics with institutions of higher learning. At first, the idea of that didn't seem noteworthy at all, until the case of Penn State made me question the beast that's been created.

Penn State Students Rename 'Paternoville'

AP | Posted 07.17.2012 | College

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Paternoville will now be Nittanyville. The Penn State student group that manages the area outside Beaver Stadium where students...

Some Penn State Players Still Stand By Paterno

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 09.13.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State tailback Silas Redd still stands by his former coach Joe Paterno. Defensive tackle Jordan Hill does, too. ...

Paterno Fired For 'Failure Of Leadership'

AP | By GENARO C. ARMAS and RANDY PENNELL | Posted 05.12.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State trustees, faced with continued alumni and student criticism for firing football coach Joe Paterno, released a stateme...

Joe Paterno Dead At 85

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.22.2012 | Sports

UPDATE, 10:34 AM, JANUARY 22: Paterno died Sunday, the AP reports. Earlier: (CORRECTION BELOW) A spokesperson for the Paterno family has deni...