Found December 13, 2011 on NBC Chicago:
Glenbard West's Tommy Schutt had signed on in August to play college football at Penn State, but recent sexual assault allegations made him reconsider. Instead of being a Nittany Lion next fall, Schutt says he'll proudly call himself a Buckeye. "Penn State is a school I looked up to as a kid but now after all this I'm very excited to play for Ohio State," Schutt said Tuesday. Schutt, a 301-pound defensive tackle ranked fifth in the nation made the cover of ESPN magazine's high school football edition this year and was recruited by former Penn State coach Joe Paterno to play football for the Nittany Lions. But since he committed to Penn State after a visit to the campus, the landscape has changed dramatically. Paterno, head coach for 46 years, was fired along with the university's president after the arrest of Jerry Sandusky, one of Paterno's long-time assistant coaches. Schutt refrained from commenting on the allegations that have marred the ca...

PSU ending JoePa merch. licensing

Penn State University will discontinue the licensing of any and all Joe Paterno-related PSU merchandise and no additional products will be produced after Feb. 2011.

Joe Paterno suffers fractured pelvis after fall at home

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno re-fractured his pelvis after falling at...

Penn State players endure hard times in scandal's wake

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- It has been 36 days since Penn State fired Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno and replaced...

Navy, agent shoot down ‘scurrilous’ Niumatalolo-to-PSU rumors

In the month or so since Penn State fired Joe Paterno and launched its first search for a head coach since 1965, names ranging from Chris Petersen to Dan Mullen to Al Golden to Greg Schiano have been spit out of the rumor mill as potential replacements. Apparently, another name has surfaced even as his…

Jerry Sandusky Preliminary Hearing Begins

And so it begins. The ugly Jerry Sandusky Saga is about to hit the next stage of evolution, as the preliminary hearing for the trial will get underway today in Centre County court in Bellefonte, PA. The disgraced former Penn State defensive coordinator and Joe Paterno disciple is charged with over 50 counts of child abuse with ten confirmed victims already having come forward. ...

CFT: Navy's Miumatalolo not going to Penn St.

CFT: Navy denies that Penn State has contacted coach Ken Niumatalolo about replacing Joe Paterno.

Jerry Sandusky's Lawyer Uses Gay Phone-Sex Line In Response To Charges

Accused child molester Jerry Sandusky's lawyer, Joe Amendola, quipped to reporters— after his client waived his right to a preliminary hearing— about a report which says a witness saw Sandusky rape a boy in a Penn State locker room then informed head football coach Joe Paterno and two university officials but failed to notify police. If you believe that, said Amendola,...

Incestuous Penn State Still Endangering Children

Four days after tales of alleged child rape perpetrated by Jerry Sandusky surfaced in a Grand Jury presentment formalizing dozens of criminal charges against the former Penn State football coach, Sara Ganim and Jan Murphy of the HARRISBURG PATRIOT-NEWS reported of a power struggle within the Penn State Board of Trustees. (PSU BOT Chair: Son on Second Mile Board, & Specially...

Sandusky waives hearing; Penn State sex-abuse case heads to trial

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, who had been expected to face some of his accusers in court today in his sexual-abuse case, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and now appears headed for trial on charges that toppled the university's president and its revered head football coach, Joe Paterno.Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky...

Now There's Yet Another Story About What Mike McQueary Said He Saw Jerry Sandusky Doing In The Penn State Showers

The story from Mike McQueary, the Penn State football assistant who allegedly witnessed Jerry Sandusky anally raping a young boy in 2002, came under scrutiny once again over the weekend when a man present for his first account disputed his testimony. The Harrisburg Patriot-News points out that there are now four different versions of McQueary'...

Ashton Kutcher Wins First ‘Foot in Mouth’ Award for Joe Paterno Tweet

Ashton Kutcher has been awarded the first-ever “Foot in Mouth Award” by for his recent tweet regarding Joe Paterno and the Penn State child abuse scandal. – in partnership with — has kicked off an award series that will showcase celebrities who demonstrate the exceptional ability to post something on Twitter that they immediately...

Jerry Sandusky’s lawyer introduces the ‘hygiene’ defense

Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse for Jerry Sandusky, an attorney for the former Penn State defensive coordinator said on Thursday that his embattled client used to shower with young boys to teach them "hygiene." Attorney Karl Rominger, part of the team representing Sandusky against more than 50 felony counts of sexual abuse, admitted to a local television...
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