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USC football: Eisenhower High to put Ronnie Lott's name on stadium

October 12, 2009 |  3:12 pm

Ronnie Lott, a former USC All-American and pro football hall of famer, already has a college football postseason award named in his honor: the Lott Trophy.

Fabforum On Saturday, a football stadium will officially bear his name.

As part of its 50th anniversary, Eisenhower High School in Rialto will rename its stadium Ronnie Lott Field.

Lott starred for Eisenhower before playing safety at USC from 1977-1980.

He played in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders and New York Jets.

Lott is scheduled to attend the dedication ceremony, which begins at 6 p.m.

-- Gary Klein

Photo: Ronnie Lott with the 49ers in 1989. Credit: John Gaps II, AP.