Joe Paterno Press Conference Canceled

Penn State has canceled Joe Paterno’s press conference scheduled for 12:30 this afternoon amid the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal. It is being reported that university president Graham Spanier’s office handed down the decision. [CBS 3]

Paterno’s son Scott has said that his father was ready to discuss the scandal and the Nebraska game at the conference, but the university canceled the press conference. [NBC Philadelphia]