ENTERTAINMENT
We’re at Comic-Con! Follow along for live coverage >>
Topics

Troy Trojans

USC Coach Steve Sarkisian, called 'not healthy', placed on indefinite leave

USC Coach Steve Sarkisian, called 'not healthy', placed on indefinite leave

Football Coach Steve Sarkisian, who has been under scrutiny since August for his sometimes erratic behavior, was put on indefinite leave Sunday, once again throwing USC's powerful program into turmoil.

Athletic Director Pat Haden announced the move, saying he made the decision after calling Sarkisian when the coach failed to show up for a midday practice.

"It was very clear to me that he is not healthy," Haden said of the conversation. "I asked him to take an indefinite leave of absence."

Get the latest in sports with our free newsletter >>

The...

85°