Brown Grad and Coaching Icon Joe Paterno is Dead
Sunday, January 22, 2012
Brown's Football Media Guide lists Joe Paterno on their celebrity spread. Paterno, known as JoePa, led Penn State Football from 1966 to the 2011 season when he was forced to resign as a result of the role he played in the Jerry Sandusky case.
He set major college football's record for most wins. His former players, almuni and the students and faculty widely admired Paterno until the Sandusky case came to light.
Paterno was 85 years old.
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