STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma State announced Tuesday it has hired Bryan Nardo as defensive coordinator.
Nardo was defensive coordinator at Division II Gannon University this past season. In his only season at the school in Erie, Pennsylvania, Gannon saw its total defense improve from 393.3 yards allowed per game in 2021 to 287.4 - the school's lowest total surrendered in 20 seasons.
"I'm excited about the addition of Bryan Nardo as our defensive coordinator," Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy said in a statement. "He's a young energetic, bright football coach who brings 10 years of coordinating experience with him. He's been successful, and his innovative system has helped win games everywhere he's been."