Originally posted on Nittany Lions Den  |  Last updated 12/13/11

ORLANDO, FL - JANUARY 1: Head coach Joe Paterno of the Penn State Nittany Lions leaves the field following the 2010 Capital One Bowl against the LSU Tigers at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium on January 1, 2010 in Orlando, Florida. Penn State won 19-17. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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. By now we know what kind of impact this has had not just on the university, but the community as well. This is a major news story on a national level, and deservedly so. Today, hopefully, is when we begin to answer some of the many questions that are still out there. We will update this post throughout the day as key bits of information are released. Buy your tickets for the TicketCity Bowl through us! Follow Nittany Lion's Den on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.
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