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Watch Joe Paterno Memorial Service Live

Joe Paterno, who served on the Penn State Nittany Lions coaching staff for 62 years, passed away Sunday at age 85 due to lung cancer. Thursday, Penn State hosts a memorial service for its legendary coach, which one can watch live streaming below:

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Paterno's tenure at State College includes 409 victories--the most ever for an FBS coach--and two national championships. His passing comes two months after his dismissal in the wake of the sexual assault scandal involving longtime assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.

Paterno's family laid him to rest Wednesday in a private ceremony. Thursday's memorial service is the last public event to honor Paterno.

For more on the Nittany Lions, please visit Black Shoe Diaries, SB Nation's blog for Penn State sports. For more coverage of Paterno's passing, please visit this StoryStream on SB Nation Pittsburgh. For more coverage of college pigskin, please visit SB Nation's NCAA football hub.

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