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Penn State University head football coach Joe Paterno watches his team during practice on November 9, 2011 in State College, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Paterno’s Ouster As Penn State’s Head Coach Drawing Mixed Reaction From Across The Tri-State

Joe Paterno was fired by the school’s board of trustees amid the growing furor over how the school handled child sex abuse allegations against former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.

11/10/2011

Joe Paterno

Penn State Board Of Trustees Oust Paterno

Penn State football coach Joe Paterno and school president Graham Spanier were fired Wednesday night by the board of trustees amid the growing furor over how the school handled child sex abuse allegations against an assistant coach.

WFAN–11/09/2011