Three-time Olympian Suzy Favor Hamilton posted her confession on Twitter on Thursday that she worked as an escort in Las Vegas. The Big Ten has not made any comment about the future of the Suzy Favor Hamilton Athlete of the Year Award.
Hamilton is a nine-time NCAA champion and won 23 conference titles while attending the University of Wisconsin. A spokesman for the Big Ten had no comment on the award, and neither did a spokesman from Hamilton's alma mater.
Here's Hamilton's Twitter confession and apology:
[tweet https://twitter.com/favorhamilton/status/281828827934642177] [tweet https://twitter.com/favorhamilton/status/281829480169889793]