TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State has elevated Antonio Pierce to a sole defensive coordinator function after sharing the job with Marvin Lewis final season.
The varsity additionally stated Wednesday that Lewis will transfer again to an advisory function on coach Herm Edwards’ workers.
Pierce will retain the titles of affiliate head coach and recruiting coordinator.
A former NFL Professional Bowl linebacker, Pierce joined the Solar Devils as linebackers coach in 2017. His recruiting efforts have helped Edwards make large inroads in bringing expertise to the desert.
Pierce performed 9 NFL seasons with Washington and the New York Giants earlier than spending 4 seasons as head coach at Lengthy Seashore Poly Excessive Faculty.
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