This morning, we're hearing from a college football star, jameis winston for the first time since news that prosecutors will not be pressing sexual assault charges against him. He is now speaking out.... See More
This morning, we're hearing from a college football star, jameis winston for the first time since news that prosecutors will not be pressing sexual assault charges against him. He is now speaking out. Abc's gio benitez is here with more. Good morning. Reporter: Good morning to you. For weeks, m you. For weeks, many wondered if the sexual assault investigation was made public to hurt his chances of winning the heisman. He's speaking out. I gotta get more mature. I have to get better in everything I do. Reporter: Jameis winston speaking out for the first time about the rape accusations that have plagued him for most of the year. I cannot let myself, the teammates cannot let themselves get to that level. We have to be up here. Reporter: It was announced thursday he would not face charges. We do not feel like we have sufficient evidence to make the charge. Reporter: A female fsu student accused winston of sexual assaulting her in december after she went drinking with friends. It took almost a year before the case was taken to an attorney. Saturday, fresh off the field after leading fsu to a championship victory, he thanked his teammates for their support. Everybody had my back. We knew people were going to try to get us. We did great. Reporter: He credits jimbo fisher for getting him through the past few weeks. I love him. I love him. That's how you do what we did today. We're trying to make history. We gotta keep going. Reporter: On the fourth question about the investigation, winston walked away. How come you decided not to talk during the process and on thursday? Reporter: And with an undefeated season under his belt, a spot in the bcs game on the horizon, and a potential heisman trophy just six days away, he's looking at a whel new future. He was just named the acc's player of the year. Clear there are still some subjects he doesn't want to talk about. Now to the story we can't
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