Pierce Spangler is in his second season as an assistant coach at PC, and is responsible for defensive ends.
In 2018 he helped lead Gyasi Yeldell to a second team all-conference selection that saw him have a solid year with 51 tackles, 9.5 tfl, 5.5 sacks and a pair of forced fumbles.
Spangler volunteered at PC in 2015 and 2016, working with the linebackers and special teams.
Spangler was a member of the Louisiana Tech baseball team from 2013-2015. He played in four games as a redshirt freshman, posting a .250 batting average. He was named to the Conference USA Commissioners' Honor Roll for the 2013-14 Academic year.
Spangler graduated in 2017 with Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies.
A two-sport athlete in Ruston High School, Spangler was a three-year letter-winner baseball and a two-year letter-winning in football before graduating in 2012.