Again and again, it seemed, the sports world in 2012 saw the end of long tales with tragic or, at best, bittersweet endings.
The Penn State child sex abuse scandal was selected as the sports story of the year by U.S. editors and news directors in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.
Penn State head coach Bill O’Brien on Tuesday was named the Big Ten’s coach of the year, earning allocates from fellow coaches and the sportswriters reporting on the conference.
NCAA President Mark Emmert says he is happy with the way Penn State University is responding to the sanctions handed down after the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.
As Penn State tries to move past the Jerry Sandusky sex scandal, a report surfaced this week that the university will no longer play “Sweet Caroline” at home games because of lyrics that may be deemed inappropriate—which is the line “touching me, touching you”.
With Penn State head coach Bill O’Brien confirming on Tuesday that the Nittany Lions are breaking away with their traditional nameless uniforms
Montee Ball has changed the pronunciation of his first name — it’s Mon-tay instead of Mon-tee, if you don’t mind.
Several of the top prospects who have given verbal commitments to Penn State have told the team’s coaches they will stick with the program despite the sanctions handed down by the NCAA last week.
As another week passes it’s time to bring you my weekly winners for the final week in July.