Steve Sarkisian and wife in process of divorce

USC football Coach Steve Sarkisian and his wife Stephanie are in the process of getting a divorce, a school official confirmed.

Conquest Chronicles/SB Nation first reported the split.

“It is our desire to protect the privacy of our children and each other,” Sarkisian said in a statement that was provided to the website by his management representatives. “Our goal is to raise our children in a joint, cooperative style as caring and loving parents. Thank you for respecting our family’s privacy. We will have no further comment.”

The couple has two daughters and a son.