Joe Paterno Fired Following Child Sex Abuse Scandal

Joe Paterno’s head coaching career at Penn State began on Sept.

17, 1966 with a win over Maryland, and it ended Wednesday night, at the end of an extraordinary day, in the middle of an emotionally wrenching week, with a telephone call from the heads of the school’s Board of Trustees.

The Penn State assistant football coach who said he saw a former assistant coach in a shower with a young boy and reported it to head coach Joe Paterno will not attend the school's home football game Saturday for his own safety.

State College police say they are analyzing video and photos from Wednesday night's riots and arrests will be made.

They expect the number of arrests to be in the teens, if not more. Over 5,000 students were involved in the protest, despite police sending out a message, they did not stop.