The shakeup did not end there. According to Ryan Kartje of the Los Angeles Times, USC has fired three high-ranking athletic department officials.
BREAKING: USC has fired three senior officials in its athletic department: COO/CFO Steve Lopes, Trojan Athletic Fund senior associate athletic director Ron Orr, and associate athletic director Scott Jacobson.— Ryan Kartje (@Ryan_Kartje) January 14, 2020
According to the report, the firings stem from the trio allegedly being involved in the now-infamous "Varsity Blues" admission scandal that included a number of high-profile Hollywood stars, including actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman.
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