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We are expecting a new announcement from Penn State this morning this after many students erupted is.
Coaching legend Joseph Paterno were shown the door late last night.
It went on from there and it got worse to the board of trustees' firing Paterno.
For his handling accounts sex abuse allegations against former colleague Jerry sandusky.
That after Paterno issued a statement earlier in the -- saying that he resign at the end of the season.
The board had no part of that crowd gathering -- returns home late last night he and his wife stepping outside for a moment to say.
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This story has grown by the day did -- -- Miller live in state college Pennsylvania with more and what happened last night it -- Bill many people view what is unfolding here is almost a Shakespearean tragedy.
Last night the campus was already on edge at the news spread quickly that the board of trustees was going to meet the entire campus glued to radios and televisions.
Watching the news conference and that it was announced.
The Joseph Paterno as well as a university president we're being terminated immediately.
Students then erupted into violence they took to the streets at one point they turned over a television news car.
Take a look at you can see what.
-- -- -- But.
Tear gas were able to control the crowd in the crowd did dispersed by 3 in the morning but the controversy here.
Still very much alive the board of trustees is going to a point they say a special committee to investigate.
What took place here in the alleged coverup of the sex scandal that.
Has caused many to question why was -- -- and university president.
Terminated the court that investigation even got under way it was a question I put to the port spokesman last night.
You didn't like it is right judgment to have that available.
How -- you beat -- -- and as I said these are judgments and decisions and balances that courts have to make with thoughtful deliberation there -- you.
Things he reached the point where yeah.
It was necessary and we thought in the best long term interest -- university.
And also angering many people here -- the former athletic director of the school that he's still the athletic director Tim Curley who is facing criminal charges here we're allegedly lying to a grand jury and not reporting to sexual abuse is on administrative leave yet Paterno has been -- -- six years thereto -- you look back at the history in the pictures that you see from his time there at Penn State what is expected today if they.
We expect that at 11 o'clock local time there is going to be a news conference this from the interim head coach he is Tom Bradley.
He is going to meet with reporters still many people here you know -- -- -- -- In a formal setting from Joseph Paterno.
There has not been a news conference.
Many people here hope today they will have the opportunity to hear him speak at lake -- diddley thanks David Lee Miller on campus there when there are developments you'll hear about it here on Americans.
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