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Big Ten changes award name

on July 03, 2013 10:20 AM

PARK RIDGE, Ill. (AP) — The Big Ten female athlete of the year award no longer is named for the Olympic track star from Wisconsin who later acknowledged working as a prostitute.

Big Ten spokesman Scott Chipman said that Suzy Favor Hamilton’s name was removed from the award after discussions between the league and Wisconsin.

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