FIRE LATEST: Firefighters Enter Day 14 Of Thomas FireClosures And Evacuations
Live Blog | Listen Live | Full Coverage
#CBSLAHelps: CBSLA teamed up with the American Red Cross to raise money for victims of the Southern California firestorms. Click Here to donate! You can also text CBSLAHELPS to 75759 to learn more. 

LOS ANGELES (CBS 2) — Former USC football star Reggie Bush will reportedly be stripped of his Heisman trophy, the first player in the 75-year history of the award with that dubious honor.

According to Yahoo! Sports, sources close to the Heisman trust said an investigation into Bush’s eligibility during his Heisman-winning season in 2005 is coming to a close. The sources say the body will ultimately concur with the NCAA’s determination that Bush was ineligible.

The NCAA ruled in June that the USC star had accepted cash, gifts and other benefits while playing for the Trojans. The NCAA retroactively ruled that, as a result, Bush was ineligible for part of the 2004 season and all of 2005.

In July, USC announced the university would return its copy of Bush’s Heisman to the trust.

(©2010 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

Comments
  1. MMcK says:

    Good the low life coward, left everyone else holding the bag.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Los Angeles

facebook.com/CBSLA
Plan Your Trip

Watch & Listen LIVE