Originally written on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 11/17/14

Victor Ortiz represented the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity during his fight with Josesito Lopez on Saturday. Ortiz had “SigEp” embroidered on his trunks as a shoutout to his fraternity.

Back in April, Ortiz mentioned on Twitter that he was “officially a SigEp” at Kansas University.

Officially a SIG EP from KU!!!! @kusigep

— Victor Ortiz (@VICIOUSortiz) April 21, 2012

A girl even told him to stop by her sorority house after his initiation that night.

Ortiz grew up in Kansas and is childhood friends with one of the fraternity’s former presidents. He was invited to speak to the members at some point in the past, and he ended up joining in April.

No doubt his brothers in Kansas were watching him on Saturday against Josesito Lopez. All his fans were undoubtedly disappointed with his decision to quit after the 9th round.

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