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.”
Sources: Pat Chambers is stepping down as Penn State’s head basketball coach. Official announcement expected soon.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) October 21, 2020
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.