Vigil hails Paterno 1 year after death

Updated: January 23, 2013, 4:38 AM ET
Associated Press

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Hundreds of candles created a dull glow at the base of the mural that contained a likeness of Joe Paterno, each flame flickering to commemorate the year since the death of Penn State's Hall of Fame coach.

Time hasn't erased the pain of supporters who feel Paterno's reputation has been unfairly sullied in the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Paterno died of lung cancer Jan. 22, 2012, at age 85. At least 150 supporters attended the candlelight ...

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