Lynn Swann is out at USC. After three years packed with scandals and overseeing underachieving teams, Swann has finally stepped down as athletic director at his alma mater.
#BREAKING: Athletic director Lynn Swann has resigned effective immediately, per an email from USC President Carol Folt. Special advisor to the president Dave Roberts will serve in the interim.— Annenberg Media Sports (@ANNMediaSports) September 9, 2019
There have been whispers this move was in the works for weeks, but an official move hadn’t been announced. When USC brought in new president Carol Folt this summer, it was assumed Swann would be on the way out.