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# penn-state - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The Score After their greatest ever season, UCF fans will relish Croke Park Classic Road Trip

After their greatest ever season, UCF fans will relish Croke Park Classic

We spoke to UCF’s legendary play-by-play announcer Marc Daniels about the Croke Park Classic.

# penn-state - Thursday 2 January, 2014

From The Score Croke Park bound UCF Knights claim Fiesta Bowl Party Time

Croke Park bound UCF Knights claim Fiesta Bowl

The University of Central Florida’s next meaningful game will be in Ireland.

# penn-state - Saturday 30 November, 2013

From The Score Tickets for Penn State’s Croke Park showdown with UCF set to go on sale Hut Hut Hut

Tickets for Penn State’s Croke Park showdown with UCF set to go on sale

Jones’ Road is set to host a high-profile gridiron clash. We have a pair of tickets to give away.

# penn-state - Thursday 28 November, 2013

From The Score IAFL member talks Croke Park Classic, growth of American Football in Ireland Looking Ahead

IAFL member talks Croke Park Classic, growth of American Football in Ireland

UCF and Penn State will play their first game of the season in Dublin next August.

# penn-state - Sunday 17 November, 2013

From The Score Croke Park bound UCF had the Catch of the Year last night Magic

Croke Park bound UCF had the Catch of the Year last night

J.J. Worton’s one-handed grab helped them to a comeback win.

# penn-state - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Score Penn State agrees to pay out $60m to sex abuse victims Settlement

Penn State agrees to pay out $60m to sex abuse victims

26 men will receive compensation for the crimes of former American football coach Jerry Sandusky.

# penn-state - Monday 16 September, 2013

From The Score GAA remain hopeful of bringing an NFL game to Croke Park NFL

GAA remain hopeful of bringing an NFL game to Croke Park

Plans remain in place to bring elite American football to Jones Road.

From The Score Croke Park in line to host 3 American football college games in next 5 years Croke Park Classic

Croke Park in line to host 3 American football college games in next 5 years

Next year’s clash of Penn State and UCF will be a springboard for interest according to Paraic Duffy.

# penn-state - Sunday 15 September, 2013

From The Score 17 pics that capture the U.S. college football game day experience Croke Park Classic This post contains images

17 pics that capture the U.S. college football game day experience

How will it look when Penn State and UCF meet in Croke Park next year?

From The Score Dan Rooney helps launch the 2014 Croke Park Classic in the U.S. Croke Park Classic

Dan Rooney helps launch the 2014 Croke Park Classic in the U.S.

The trophy for next year’s game is named after the former US ambassador to Ireland.

# penn-state - Friday 13 September, 2013

From The Score Pics: The second biggest stadium in the USA before game day Croke Park Classic This post contains images

Pics: The second biggest stadium in the USA before game day

Penn State and UCF meet in tomorrow night’s college football game in Beaver Stadium. Next year Croke Park will host their meeting.

# penn-state - Saturday 10 August, 2013

From The Score Meet the Irishman with dreams of playing in the NFL High Hopes

Meet the Irishman with dreams of playing in the NFL

Sean Galvin will travel home to Ireland when his UCF team play Penn State in Croke Park next year.

# penn-state - Friday 19 July, 2013

Son of abuser Jerry Sandusky seeks to have name changed

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of child sex abuse last year.

# penn-state - Sunday 14 July, 2013

From The Score Further details of ‘Croke Park Classic’ confirmed Preparation

Further details of ‘Croke Park Classic’ confirmed

A limited number of tickets for the game have already been made available.

# penn-state - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

From The Score Croke Park set to host ‘multiple’ American football college games Set For Touchdown?

Croke Park set to host ‘multiple’ American football college games Exclusive

It is believed that GAA headquarters could host as many as three games in the next five years.

# penn-state - Friday 22 February, 2013

US town stops alcohol sales for Patrick’s Day celebration

Bars, restaurants and off-licences in Pennsylvania are supporting the alcohol-free zone in a bid to curb drinking.

# penn-state - Saturday 20 October, 2012

From The Score Penn State scandal: Sandusky accuser tells of abuse ordeal in new book Penn State

Penn State scandal: Sandusky accuser tells of abuse ordeal in new book

18-year-old Aaron Fisher, who was known publicly for a year only as Victim 1, put aside anonymity yesterday to speak about his ordeal as a child.

# penn-state - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

From The Score Penn State scandal: coach Sandusky jailed for life for child abuse Sentence

Penn State scandal: coach Sandusky jailed for life for child abuse

The former American fooball coach was convicted of 45 counts of child sex abuse.

# penn-state - Monday 8 October, 2012

From The Score Sandusky runs risk of sexual assault in prison Danger

Sandusky runs risk of sexual assault in prison

Meanwhile, the ex-football coach’s lawyer says the 68-year-old will speak before his sentencing.

# penn-state - Monday 17 September, 2012

From The Score Former Penn State coach Sandusky to be sentenced next month in sex abuse case Penn State

Former Penn State coach Sandusky to be sentenced next month in sex abuse case

The former assistant coach at the high-profile college, was convicted in June of 45 counts of sex abuse involving 10 boys.

# penn-state - Sunday 22 July, 2012

From The Score Joe Paterno statue taken down at Penn State University Penn State

Joe Paterno statue taken down at Penn State University

The president of the university said that the statue had become “a lightning rod of controversy and national debate.”

# penn-state - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

From The Score Someone’s flying an ominous banner over Penn State demanding Joe Paterno’s statue is taken down Penn State

Someone’s flying an ominous banner over Penn State demanding Joe Paterno’s statue is taken down

An investigation found the iconic coach was complicit in covering up child abuser, Jerry Sandusky’s actions.

# penn-state - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Former US football coach convicted of 45 counts of sexual abuse

Former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is expected to spend the rest of his life behind bars after being convicted of child abuse.

# penn-state - Monday 11 June, 2012

From The Score US coach labeled ‘predator’ as Penn State trial begins Penn State

US coach labeled ‘predator’ as Penn State trial begins

Former Penn State trainer Jerry Sandusky is accused of molesting 10 boys over a 15-year period.

# penn-state - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

From The Score Sandusky trial set to begin in Pennsylvania IN COURT

Sandusky trial set to begin in Pennsylvania

The former Penn State defensive coach is in the dock after a string of child sex abuse allegations.

# penn-state - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

From The Score Jerry Sandusky’s lawyer wants Penn State sex abuse trial postponed Request

Jerry Sandusky’s lawyer wants Penn State sex abuse trial postponed

Joe Amendola is concerned he will be “unable to effectively and adequately” represent Sandusky.

# penn-state - Friday 27 January, 2012

From The Score Paterno’s son: ‘Dad, you won. You can go home now’ Penn State

Paterno’s son: ‘Dad, you won. You can go home now’

Thousands gathered for a memorial service to mark the life of the legendary coach who was fired for his inaction when told a coach had allegedly sexually abused children.

# penn-state - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

From The Score Westboro Baptist Church to picket Paterno funeral Joe Paterno

Westboro Baptist Church to picket Paterno funeral

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, who died last Sunday, will be buried in a private funeral today.

# penn-state - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

From The Score Sombre farewell begins for Joe Paterno at Penn State Penn State

Sombre farewell begins for Joe Paterno at Penn State

Former players and even those involved in the child sex-abuse cover up investigation gathered at the university today.

# penn-state - Sunday 22 January, 2012

From The Score Penn State coach Joe Paterno passes away aged 85 Penn State

Penn State coach Joe Paterno passes away aged 85

One of the most successful football coaches in US history, Paterno had recently been implicated in an alleged cover-up of child abuse at Penn State University.

# penn-state - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

From The Score Lawyer of Penn State accused inadvertently touts gay sex line Penn State Scandal

Lawyer of Penn State accused inadvertently touts gay sex line

Attorney said anyone who believes university officials thought his client, Jerry Sandusky, raped a 10-year-old boy and did little about it should call 1-800-REALITY.

# penn-state - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

From The Score Penn state scandal: Sandusky waives hearing, vows to fight charges Penn State

Penn state scandal: Sandusky waives hearing, vows to fight charges

“This is a fight to the death,” said accused coach’s lawyer on the steps of the courthouse today.

# penn-state - Friday 9 December, 2011

From The Score Jury questions wife of accused in Penn State case Investigation

Jury questions wife of accused in Penn State case

It is being alleged that Dottie Sandusky helped her husband cover up the abuse.

# penn-state - Thursday 8 December, 2011

From The Score Former Penn State coach Sandusky jailed amid new abuse claims Arrest

Former Penn State coach Sandusky jailed amid new abuse claims

The latest accusers are the ninth and 10th described as victims in grand jury reports that claim Jerry Sandusky befriended and then molested boys.

# penn-state - Sunday 20 November, 2011

From The Score The Sunday Papers: some our favourite sports writing from the past week Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some our favourite sports writing from the past week

Penn State, racism on the pitch and pro-IRA chanting on the terraces. It’s been a heavy week.

# penn-state - Thursday 17 November, 2011

From The Score Lawyer says client will testify against coach in Penn State child abuse case Scandal

Lawyer says client will testify against coach in Penn State child abuse case

Pennsylvania state lawmakers are starting to plan for a special commission that will examine the legal issues raised by the child sex-abuse scandal.

# penn-state - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

From The Score Email, TV talk add new twists to Penn State case Scandal

Email, TV talk add new twists to Penn State case

Witness to alleged abuse of child by former university assistant coach, Jerry Sandusky, told friends that he did act to stop it before leaving the locker room shower area.

# penn-state - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

From The Score ‘I’m innocent,’ insists former Penn State football coach at centre of abuse claims Accusations

‘I’m innocent,’ insists former Penn State football coach at centre of abuse claims

In first interview since scandal broke, Jerry Sandusky says he merely ‘horsed around’ with kids in showers.

# penn-state - Thursday 10 November, 2011

From The Score Scandal-hit Penn State chiefs fire legendary coach Joe Paterno as students riot on campus Abuse Scandal

Scandal-hit Penn State chiefs fire legendary coach Joe Paterno as students riot on campus

Most successful college football coach in the US loses job as child sex abuse scandal rumbles on.

# penn-state - Monday 7 November, 2011

From The Score Penn state coach arrested on child sex abuse charges Allegations

Penn state coach arrested on child sex abuse charges

Tim Curley, Penn State’s athletic director, and Gary Schultz, vice president for finance and business, have also been arrested on perjury charges.