Pat Chambers resigns from Penn State Basketball amid allegations of inappropriate conduct

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Penn State men’s basketball’s Pat Chambers has resigned as head coach of the program. Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour accepted the nine-year coach’s resignation “following an internal investigation of new allegations of inappropriate conduct by Chambers.”

According to the university, “new allegations surfaced shortly after The Undefeated’s article and a review was conducted jointly by Penn State’s Affirmative Action and Athletics Integrity offices.”

Chambers deal with Penn State University is through the 2021-22 season.  Chambers served as Penn State’s men’s basketball head coach for nine seasons, compiling a 148-150 record.

Penn State named assistant coach Jim Ferry as the interim head coach for the 2020-21 season.Ferry has 30 years of coaching experience at the collegiate level.

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