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NCAA Will Investigate Penn State’s Handling of Abuse Accusations

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The NCAA will examine whether Pennsylvania State University broke rules with its handling of the sex abuse scandal that cost the school’s president and coach their jobs.

NCAA president Mark Emmert sent a letter to Penn State president Rod Erickson saying that the governing body for college sports will look at “Penn State’s exercise of institutional control over its intercollegiate athletics programs” in the case of Jerry Sandusky, the former defensive coordinator accused of forty counts of child sex abuse.

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