6. Penn State Sex Scandal Comes to an end
On January 22, 2012, legendary Penn State head coach Joe Paterno dies of lung cancer. If you ask me, he died of a broken heart. On June 22, 2012, Jerry Sandusky was convicted on all 45 counts of sexually assaulting young boys ages 10 – 15. Finally on July 23, the NCAA steps in and issues crippling sanctions against the Penn State football team.