If you follow along all the social networking media today’s news of the day is dominated by the (sickening) scandal unfolding at Penn State which will end the Hall of Fame career of coaching legend Joe Paterno. For the best coverage on the scandal, be sure to check out the Patriot News out of Harrisburg (PA) which has been on this story from the beginning. They are now reporting that PSU President Graham Spanier will either be fired or resign by the day’s end.
The other news of the day dominating the talk on twitter (be sure to follow us on twitter as well) is the beginning of the early signing period for college basketball. Today is the first day when college players can sign for the Class of 2012 and it certainly has been a busy day. One of the best recaps of the action can be found with trhe CBS Sports signing day blog headlined by good pal Jeff Borzello.
One of the biggest news coming from the busy week of recruiting news was that Ricardo Gathers has reopened his recruitment. Riverside’s Gathers Decommits from St. John’s< ?a> (Nola.com) and will now look to sign in the spring.