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  1. Matt McGloin upset with fumble call

    Brian Bennett

    Is there some sort of conspiracy against Penn State involving Big Ten officials? You'd probably have to be wearing aluminum foil on your head right now to actually believe in such a thing. But the Nittany Lions have felt they've been on the wrong ...

    Blog | November 10, 2012
  2. Task force set up for Penn State fines

    Brian Bennett

    One of the key questions lingering from the NCAA sanctions against Penn State was how the $60 million fine levied against the school would be used. The NCAA announced on Tuesday that it has set up a 10-member task force to determine the guidelines...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  3. Report: Big Ten office could fire coaches

    Brian Bennett

    As part of the fallout from the Penn State scandal, the Big Ten could soon give commissioner Jim Delany and the presidential leadership council the power to fire coaches who abuse their power. That's according to a report this morning in the Chron...

    Blog | July 19, 2012
  4. Big Ten Thursday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    Time to take a break from Day 2 of my Hoosier State adventure and answer some of your emails: Brian from Atlanta writes: Why are you two always so wrong about every issue surrounding a playoff? Every system has problems, and the four team plus...

    Blog | April 05, 2012
  5. Paterno speaks, but we still lack answers

    Brian Bennett

    On Saturday, The Washington Post published Joe Paterno's first interview since the Jerry Sandusky scandal broke in November. Those who were hoping for solid answers on how Penn State could have harbored an alleged child sex-abuser under Paterno's wat...

    Blog | January 14, 2012
  6. Penn State still mired in uncertainty

    Brian Bennett

    Joe Paterno was fired exactly two months ago today. And who will replace Paterno as head coach at Penn State? We still don't know. Today also begins a short open window where coaches can contact recruits. They can do so until Saturday. Interim ...

    Blog | January 04, 2012
  7. Penn State Nittany Lions scandal -- Big Ten leaders to conduct th...

    Brian Bennett

    Big Ten leaders say they want to conduct their own review into the Penn State sex abuse scandal and that the conference could impose its own sanctions on the school if it doesn't like what it finds.

    Story | Conversation | December 08, 2011
  8. Former FBI chief to lead Penn State probe

    Brian Bennett

    Penn State appears very serious about leading a thorough investigation into the sex-abuse scandal involving former football assistant Jerry Sandusky. On Monday morning, the school announced it has hired former FBI director Louis Freeh to lead the pro...

    Blog | November 21, 2011
  9. NCAA investigating Penn State scandal

    Brian Bennett

    Not that Penn State needed any more problems, but now the NCAA has said it will look at the school's "exercise of institutional control" in the Jerry Sandusky sex-abuse scandal. Here is the letter that NCAA president Mark Emmert sent to Penn State on...

    Blog | November 18, 2011
  10. New Penn State AD faces tough challenge

    Brian Bennett

    The new Penn State athletic director is hardly an outsider. David Joyner played football for Joe Paterno, and so did two of his sons. He has served on the school's Board of Trustees since 2000. Still, Joyner said at his introductory news conferenc...

    Blog | November 18, 2011
  11. Big Ten takes Paterno's name off trophy

    Brian Bennett

    It's pretty clear that the Big Ten hopes Penn State doesn't make it to the league's inaugural championship game. The conference is trying to distance itself as much as possible from the scandal in State College, Pa., going as far to announce today...

    Blog | November 14, 2011
  12. Joe Paterno legacy needs new final chapter

    Brian Bennett

    One of the reasons Joe Paterno resisted retirement for so long was because he didn't want to end up like Bear Bryant, who died just a few weeks after hanging up his houndstooth hat at Alabama. But a fate that's possibly worse than death has accomp...

    Blog | November 14, 2011
  13. 'Justice Healing Caring' at Penn State

    Brian Bennett

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Old Main was the first major structure on Penn State's campus, and as the school's central administrative nerve center, it has served as the focal point for many student-led protests and rallies all week. Friday afternoon, a ...

    Blog | November 11, 2011
  14. McQueary placed on administrative leave

    Brian Bennett

    Penn State assistant coach Mike McQueary has been placed on administrative leave, new school president Rod Erickson said Friday afternoon. McQueary was an eyewitness to an alleged rape of a child by former coach Jerry Sandusky in 2002, according t...

    Blog | November 11, 2011
  15. Governor asks students to behave

    Brian Bennett

    Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett weighed in on the Penn State scandal on Thursday night following a nearly three-hour meeting with the school's board of trustees. Corbett also asked students to "behave and demonstrate your pride in Penn State. Your a...

    Blog | November 10, 2011
  16. Nebraska has safety concerns at Penn State

    Brian Bennett

    A Nebraska regent has expressed concern for the safety of the Cornhuskers football team during Saturday's game at Penn State. Regent Tim Claire said he grew worried about the potential for danger while watching footage of students flooding the str...

    Blog | November 10, 2011