Joe Paterno Fired

Story/Video posted November 9, 2011 in CommRadio, Sports by ComRadio PR

Just after 10 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Nov. 9, members of the Penn State Board of Trustees notified the media in a press conference that legendar head coach Joe Paterno has been relieved of his duties as the coach of Penn State. The status of Mike McQueary and Paterno's son Jay remained unchanged.

Media were also informed that Graham Spanier was no longer the President of Penn State University.

Defensive Coordinator Tom Bradley wil serve as the interim head coach of the Football team. Rodney Erickson will serve as the interim President of the school.

The full press conference can be seen below. It took place in "Dean's Hall" at the Penn Stater Hotel located right next door to ComRadio at Innovation Park.