USC basketball hit with 2 years’ probation, fine by NCAA

The NCAA hit Southern California’s men’s basketball program with two years’ probation on Thursday because a former assistant coach violated NCAA ethics rules when he accepted a bribe to steer players to a business management company.

Designer Mossimo Giannulli released from California prison

Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli has been released from a California prison and is under home confinement following his imprisonment for his role in a college admissions bribery scheme, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Lynn Swann resigns abruptly as USC Athletic Director

USC Athletic Director Lynn Swann, who has overseen one of the country's premier collegiate athletics programs for three years but has faced questions stemming from a nationwide admissions-cheating scandal that ensnared multiple USC athletics figures, resigned Monday.