NCAA seeks Paterno suit dismissal

Updated: July 23, 2013, 8:29 PM ET
Associated Press

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The NCAA asked a Pennsylvania court Tuesday to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the family of the late coach Joe Paterno that seeks to overturn the sanctions against Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Some trustees, former players and coaches and current faculty members are also taking part in the same lawsuit, which the NCAA said was flawed and contained "various significant legal deficiencies."

College sports' governing body said ...

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