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Day: February 11, 2013

Sue Paterno: “If the Experts Don’t Know, How Can We Know?”

The highly anticipated interview with Sue Paterno and Katie Couric aired this afternoon with Paterno defending her late husband. During one segment about Jerry Sandusky, she asked Couric "If the experts don't know, how can we know?"

Trustee Alvin Clemens Says Penn State Should Reexamine Freeh Report

Longtime Penn State trustee Alvin Clemens has released a statement calling for Penn State to reexamine the findings in the Freeh report. Trustee Clemens spoke up at the last board meeting in favor of Joe Paterno, and has served on the Board of Trustees since 1995.

Coach Chambers Makes a Huge Pledge to THON

With only four days to go, the spirit of THON is in the air, and one coach is taking it upon himself to make a difference.

This morning on B94.5, Coach Patrick Chambers pledged $10 to THON for every student who attends the basketball Thursday night against Iowa.

Drinking on State Patty’s Day? You’re Going to Jail

If you're planning to get drunk on State Patty's Day, are under the age of 21, and would prefer not to spend the night in prison, you might be in for a rough time.

Police will be exercising different procedures during the pseudo-holiday this year, some of which were introduced in the student leader State Patty's Day video released today.

Student Leaders Release State Patty’s Day Video


Phil Knight Changes Mind On Freeh Report

Nike co-founder Phil Knight -- who had a close relationship with Joe Paterno as a result of Nike's coach retreats -- has reversed course today on his opinion following yesterday's release of a Paterno family critique of the Freeh Report, admitting that he had not read the report in full before releasing a statement condemning Paterno this past summer.

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