James Franklin took some time to call the Penn State fan who cried after getting Rose Bowl tickets from his wife.
Friday, a heartwarming video, showing a Penn State fan getting emotional after receiving Rose Bowl tickets from his wife, went viral among the college football community. It didn't take long for Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin to get involved.
Franklin apparently called the fan to tell him how appreciate he is of his support. Penn State posted video of the interaction - check it out:
Penn State and USC will meet in the Rose Bowl on January 2. It's the first trip to Pasadena for the Nittany Lions since 2009.