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2017-18 Season
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Joe Paterno elected to Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame

On Tuesday, former Penn State football head coach, Joe Paterno, was elected to the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame.

What It Means:

Per ESPN, "Inductees must have been born in Pennsylvania or lived in or played and coached in the state for a majority of their careers." Jay Paterno, his son, is expected to accept on his behalf in an October ceremony.