Big Ten Conference Statement on the Passing of Joe Paterno

Penn State's Joe Paterno.

Jan. 22, 2012

"We are deeply saddened by the loss of Joe Paterno," said Big Ten Commissioner James E. Delany.  "His passing marks a tremendous loss for Penn State, college football and for countless fans, coaches and student-athletes.  Our condolences go out to the Paterno family and to the entire Penn State community."

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