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PSU woman's basketball coach resigns : The Morning Call Online

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PSU woman's basketball coach resigns The Morning Call Penn State women's basketball coach Rene Portland resigned today, ending a 27-year tenure in which she won 605 games but battled allegations that she ...

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Kennett Square, PA

#1 Mar 22, 2007
Yes, Coach Portland DID have a "no lesbian" rule, and she's had it for YEARS! This was not news...if a girl selected Penn State, she knew well in advance the situation at the school on the team. If the girl didn't approve of the coaches policies, she should have gone elsewhere. However, two consecutive losing seasons made the school less tolerable of her policy, and having to deal constantly with "political correctness" was wearing on this outstanding woman and terrific coach. I wish her well in the future!

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