Mike McQueary was sexually abused, according to ESPN report

03/04/2014 11:10 AM

03/04/2014 11:23 AM

Mike McQueary told Penn State players in November 2011 that he was sexually abused when he was a child, ESPN The Magazine reported Tuesday.

ESPN attributed the disclosure to two Penn State football players who attended a closed-door meeting with McQueary on Nov. 9, 2011, just days after the Jerry Sandusky scandal erupted on campus. ESPN also cited four players who knew about the meeting.

The disclosure was revealed in a lengthy profile of McQueary published online. McQueary was a graduate assistant in 2001 when, he said, he came upon Sandusky in a shower with a boy.

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