|Title:||Assistant Coach -- Defensive Coordinator|
Jan Jorgensen is entering his first year with the Pirates, and his fifth year in coaching.
Coach Jorgensen will serve as the Defensive Coordinator and Linebacker coach. Prior to OCC, Jorgensen spent three years as a Graduate Assistant Coach at Brigham Young University where he helped coach the team to two bowl games. He also served as the Head Coach at Carbon High School for one season.
Prior to his coaching career, Jorgensen played defensive end at Brigham Young University where he earned his master’s and bachelor’s degrees. While at BYU, he started every game (52) of his 4-year career, set Mountain West Conference career and single season sack records and earned All Mountain West Conference honors three times.
Jorgensen played high school football at Carbon High School and grew up in Helper, Utah.