Students riot over firing of Head Coach Joe Paterno

This photo was captured by one of the hundreds of students who rioted last night.
Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 11:28am

STATE COLLEGE, PA (FOX44) -- Hundreds of students rioting on Penn State's campus began protesting the firing of head coach Joe Paterno last night.

Several students overturned a TV News van and jumped on it with a photo of Paterno.

Police in riot gear came in to handle the situation. Witnesses say several students were arrested and pepper sprayed by police.

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