A Brief History of New Oklahoma State Defensive Coordinator Jim Knowles

Oklahoma State has a new defensive coordinator. Jim Knowles previously coordinated the Duke Blue Devils defense from 2010-2017, which means this is the second consecutive defensive coordinator for Oklahoma State whose previous job will have been at that traditional football powerhouse in Durham, North Carolina.

Knowles was the head coach for Cornell from 2004-2009, coached linebackers at Ole Miss in 2003, was a defensive line coach and defensive coordinator at