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Statement by Penn St. football coach Bill O'Brien

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Today we receive a very harsh penalty from the NCAA and as head coach of the Nittany Lions football program.

I will do everything in my power to not only comply, but help guide the University forward to become a national leader in ethics, compliance and operational excellence.

I knew when I accepted the position that there would be tough times ahead. But I am committed for the long term to Penn State and our student athletes.
    
I was then and I remain convinced that our student athletes are the best in the country. I could not be more proud to lead this team and these courageous and humble young men into the upcoming 2012 season. Together we are committed to building a better athletic program and university.
  

From: http://www.gopsusports.com/genrel/072312aac.html

 

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