Arkansas St. names J.B. Grimes O-line coach
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) Arkansas State has hired former Kansas assistant J.B. Grimes as its new offensive line coach.
The school made the announcement Monday. Grimes is a former assistant at Arkansas who coached the offensive line at Kansas the past two seasons. His 29-year coaching tenure also includes stops at Mississippi State, East Carolina, Texas A&M, Virginia Tech, Louisiana-Monroe and Delta State.
Coach Gus Malzahn says Grimes is a top offensive line coach and will help the Red Wolves in the coming season.
Arkansas State finished the season at 10-3 with a loss Sunday night to Northern Illinois in the GoDaddy.com Bowl.
Updated January 10, 2012