Rapper Romeo Signs With University of Southern California Trojans

Rapper Percy "Romeo"

Miller 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.Romeo

starred in the hit sitcom Romeo! and has sold millions of records throughout

his recording and television career, which is overseen by his father, mogul/entrepreneur

Percy "Master P." Miller.