Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Report: Former Sooner Calvin Thibodeaux Named OU Defensive Line Coach

Calvin Thibodeaux, a former All-Big 12 defensive end at Oklahoma, is returning to Norman to coach Sooner defensive linemen, sources confirmed to The Oklahoman. He interviewed for the job Monday in Norman.

He spent the last season coaching Kansas defensive linemen and before that, coached Tulsa defensive tackles for three seasons.

The 32-year old Thibodeaux replaces Diron Reynolds, who left after one season on the job to take the same position at Stanford.

Other candidates for the job included Mississippi State defensive line coach David Turner and Syracuse defensive line coach Vinson Reynolds. (The Oklahoman)

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