USC fires head coach Lane Kiffin

Saturday's 62-41 loss to Arizona State proved to be the last straw for USC, which fired head coach Lane Kiffin early Sunday morning. The blowout defeat was the Trojans' seventh loss in 11 games. Kiffin finished his USC tenure with a 28-15 record.


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USC v Arizona State

TEMPE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 28: Head coach Lane Kiffin of the USC Trojans reacts during the college football game against the Arizona State Sun Devils at Sun Devil Stadium on September 28, 2013 in Tempe, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

USC fires Lane Kiffin; Orgeron is interim coach

FILE - Southern California head coach Lane Kiffin reacts after losing to Arizona State 62-41 during an NCAA college football game In a Saturday, Sept. 28 2013 file photo, in Tempe, Ariz. USC has fired football coach Lane Kiffin, the Trojans announced early Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. Kiffin went 28-15 at USC in parts of four seasons, but his club has dropped seven of its last 11 games overall and is winless in a pair of Pac-12 games so far this year. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

USC fires Lane Kiffin; Orgeron is interim coach

FILE - Southern California head coach Lane Kiffin shakes hands with Arizona State head coach Todd Graham after an NCAA college football game in a Saturday, Sept. 28 2013 file photo, in Tempe, Ariz. USC has fired football coach Lane Kiffin, the Trojans announced early Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. Kiffin went 28-15 at USC in parts of four seasons, but his club has dropped seven of its last 11 games overall and is winless in a pair of Pac-12 games so far this year. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

USC fires Lane Kiffin; Orgeron is interim coach

FILE - Southern California coach Lane Kiffin talks to Arizona State coach Todd Graham before an NCAA college football game in a Saturday, Sept. 28 2013, file photo, in Tempe, Ariz. USC has fired football coach Lane Kiffin, the Trojans announced early Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. Athletic director Pat Haden said in a short news release that he informed Kiffin of the decision "upon the team charter's arrival back in Los Angeles early Sunday morning following USC's 62-41 loss at Arizona State." (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)