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Sandusky Abused Children, NCAA Abuses History

cross bones Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 4:35 PM
Since Ohio State had its victory against Penn State vacated due to tattoogate and Penn State now has the same game vacated by Sandusky's and Paterno's actions, are the fans not due a refund for a game that never happened? Let's see, 105,000 x $80 = $8,400,000

One of the NCAA's punishments of Penn State was the vacating of all its football team's wins from 1998 through 2011. It was in 1998 that Penn State coach Joe Paterno and university officials became aware of the accusation that assistant coach Jerry Sandusky had showered with a young boy.

As a result, Penn State's 112 wins are no longer wins, and Joe Paterno is no longer the coach with the most wins in college football history. Instead of 409 victories, his record shows 298.

Before explaining why this decision is morally wrong, I should note that...