Former Norco RB Lewis Forced To Redshirt After Gunshot Wound

(CBS) — Arizona State Sophomore Running back Deantre Lewis announced via twitter on Thursday that  he will redshirt this season after getting shot by a stray bullet this February in Norco.

Lewis was home in Southern California to see the birth of his niece when he was wounded in the leg.

As a true freshman in 2010, Lewis totaled over 900 yards rushing and receiving with 6 touchdowns.

He has practiced this season, but his participation has been limited. 

Lewis will have three more seasons of eligibility.

#18 Arizona State heads to Eugene, Oregon to battle the #9 Ducks on Saturday night.  



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