- Posted January 23, 2012 by
University Park, Pennsylvania
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Remembering Joe Paterno
Legend Lost, Students Remember
- zdan, CNN iReport producer
Students, Players, Faculty, Staff and Community Members gather on the steps of Old Main to remember Coach Joe Paterno.
Vigil attendees raise their candles high in rememberance and celebration of Joe Paterno's life.
In remembrance of Joe Paterno some wore their pants with the legs folded up. Paterno was know for doing this because when he was coaching he didn't want his khakis or other pants to get dirty.
Organizers of the vigil spelled out 'Joe' in candles on the steps of Old Main.
Candlelight is passed throughout the crowd.
A large crowd gathered in front of Old Main to remember the life of Joe Paterno.
The Blue Band plays 'Amazing Grace' after football players speak of their memories of Joe Paterno.
The crowd sings the Penn State Alma Mater.