Found December 01, 2011 on Nittany Lines:
Penn State President Rodney Erickson said Wednesday night that he anticipates hiring a new football coach before the team's upcoming bowl game.   Speaking with reporters after a town-hall meeting with students, Erickson told reporters that the newly formed search committee is "wide open" to candidates, according to the Associated Press. In the meantime, interim head coach Tom Bradley will run the team with the current staff. Elsewhere, the agent for Green Bay Packers safeties coach Darren Perry told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that his client "would take a hard look" at Penn State if contacted. Perry was an all-American at Penn State and played seven seasons for the Steelers. "If approached by Penn State, this really would be the only college job that he would take a hard look at and really listen to," agent Chris Turnage told the newspaper. At Mississippi State, head coach Dan Mullen and athletic director Scott Stricklin have strongly denied repo...
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