Lil Romeo has officially signed on as a member of the 2008 Universities of Southern California Trojans basketball team. Romeo, a 5'11 All-American point guard at Beverly Hill High School, will put all of his film and TV roles on hold, while he attends USC and earns his degree in business administration. According to representatives for Romeo, he is is the first nationally known active Hip-Hop star to receive a full athletic scholarship. Romeo's brother Vercy Miller is also signing with the Trojans, as well as standout shooting guard DeMar DeRozan of Compton High School.
Correct me if I'm wrong, but doesn't Denzel Washingstons son play football for USC?!
Ballin must run in the family, Master P played for the Hornets practice squad and then was signed for pre-season to play for the raptors in 99. He also played in the CBA.