A Penn State trustee said he plans to file an appeal with the NCAA over the strict sanctions imposed on the school for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
Trustee Ryan McCombie in a letter to fellow trustees sent Monday worte he's taking action in the interest of due process and sough an NCAA hearing. A copy of the letter was obtained by the Associated Press.
McCombie verified the letter but declined comment otherwise. The NCAA last week said the penalties were not subject to appeal after Joe Paterno's family said they palnned to file one.