In this photo taken in 2001 and provided by ESPN, college football commentator Carroll "Beano" Cook is shown. Cook died in his sleep Thursday, Oct. 10, 2012, the University of Pittsburgh announced. The 81 year-old commentator had worked for the sports network since 1986 and was the sports information director at his alma mater, the University of Pittsburgh, from 1956 to 1966.
Photo by Associated Press /Chattanooga Times Free Press .
published Friday, October 12th, 2012