ONLINE AUCTION 2011 Support WPSU-TV. Bid Early.

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Joe Paterno’s 400th Win Necktie

Winning Bid: $3750

Winning Bidder: ADLNRG

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Photograph of Joe Paterno's 400th Win Necktie

Joe Paterno’s necktie worn game day of his 400th win. Necktie is signed by Coach Paterno and framed along with photos celebrating the milestone.

Paterno & Cappelletti Signed Football

Winning Bid: $2100

Winning Bidder: PSU86

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Photograph of Paterno & Cappelletti Signed Football

Penn State football signed by Joe Paterno and Penn State’s only Heisman Trophy recipient, John Cappelletti.

Signed Joe Paterno Pictorial Essay

Winning Bid: $750

Winning Bidder: Macy

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Photograph of Dick Brown's Paterno Pictorial Essay

A pictorial essay— series of six photos—provides a timeline of the gridiron legend. Glass is signed by Joe Paterno. Photography by Dick Brown, long-time photographer from the Centre Daily Times.

Barn B&B and Football Tickets

Current High Bid: $1100

Current High Bidder: mitchsir

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Photograph of Circleville Barn

The Barn on Circleville is just minutes from Beaver Stadium and offers a football weekend retreat for two couples. Package includes four Club Seating tickets and preferred parking pass for any 2011 season home game except Alabama and Nebraska. Accommodations include: two nights, two private bedrooms, two private baths; refreshments, snacks, and breakfast.

Auction Terms

Online Bidding Ends: 12 p.m., February 9
Date of the Live Auction: February 12

In order to place a bid online, you must agree to the terms of the auction.

  1. This online auction is held in conjunction with the 19th Annual Connoisseur's Dinner & Auction on February 12, 2011. Highest bid received online will be the opening bid for that item in the LIVE auction. High bidder will be given the option to have a proxy bidder participate on their behalf in the LIVE auction on February 12 at The Nittany Lion Inn, State College, Pennsylvania. The high bidder will be contacted by a WPSU representative after the close of the online auction.
  2. The high online bidder will set a maximum bid to be represented by WPSU staff in $50 increments up to the designated maximum bid. The online bidder will not be permitted to modify the maximum bid.
  3. If the online bidder wins the item at the LIVE auction, he/she has 48 hours from the close of the LIVE auction to pay for the item via credit card. If the cost of the item is not paid in full by that time, WPSU has sole control over the disposition of the item and may choose to offer the item to the second highest bidder, or hold the item for re-auction at a later date.
  4. A WPSU representative will periodically verify identification of high bidders by phone. If bidder cannot be verified, WPSU reserves the right to remove the bid and/or bidder’s profile.

All financial transactions will occur online with a credit card through the approved Penn State system. Only the credit card of the winning bidder will be charged. No refunds or returns.

The live auction will be video recorded and available on the WPSU website after the event.

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