Conquest Chronicles/SB Nation has learned exclusively that USC football coach Steve Sarkisian and his wife, Stephanie, are divorcing. The following statement was provided from Coach Sarkisian via his reps:
"It is our desire to protect the privacy of our children and each other. 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."
According to his USC profile, the Sarkisians "have 2 daughters, Ashley, 12, and Taylor, 6, and a son, Brady, 9." Steve and Stephanie were married the weekend before he left for training camp with Saskatchewan in the Canadian Football League in 1997.