WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Purdue Football co-defensive coordinator and safeties coach Anthony Poindexter will leave his position at Purdue and join Penn State's defensive staff.
Poindexter was hired in 2017, and was named co-defensive coordinator this off-season.
Pete Thamel broke the news of Poindexter's departure on Twitter on Sunday night. Less than an hour later, Poindexter's son AJ confirmed the story.
Sources: Purdue co-defensive coordinator Anthony Poindexter is expected to leave for the open defensive assistant position at Penn State.
— Pete Thamel (@PeteThamel) February 22, 2021
— AJ Poindexter (@aj_poindexter) February 22, 2021
At this time, it is unclear who will replace Poindexter at Purdue.