Day: July 22, 2012

Video: Former BOT Candidate Discusses Paterno Statue Removal

Former Penn State Board of Trustees candidate and '64 alum, Vincent Tedesco, speaks outside of Beaver Stadium with a Joe Paterno cut-out in hand about removal of the Paterno statue.

A camoflauged Penn State ROTC hat rests upon his grey head, shielding his determined eyes from a blaring State College sunshine, but not shielding his undying disapproval of President Erickson's decision to remove the Joe Paterno statue from his face.

Watch Onward State's complete interview with the alumnus and former #PSUBoT candidate, Mr. Vincent Tedesco here.

Possible Penalties for Penn State

On Monday morning at 9 a.m., NCAA President Mark Emmert will make an announcement in Indianapolis regarding sanctions against both Penn State University and the Nittany Lion football program. Below is a brief look at what a few of the penalties could entail.

Paterno Family: Statue Removal “Does not serve the victims”

The Paterno family has released a statement in response to this morning's statue removal.

Report: NCAA to Announce “Unprecedented” Sanctions against Penn State

CBS News has reported that a "high-ranking" source in the NCAA has said that President Mark Emmert will be handing down "unprecedented" sanctions against both Penn State football and the University.

Joe Paterno Statue Removed

Early this morning, President Rodney Erickson ordered the Joe Paterno statue to be removed.

Rodney Erickson Issues Statement Regarding Joe Paterno Statue, Library

President Rodney Erickson has released a statement this morning pertaining to Joe Paterno's statue.