Northwestern State head coach Bradley Dale Peveto during their NCAA college football game against LSU in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011. LSU won 49-3. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Photo: AP Photo/Gerald Herbert

LSU officially announced Bradley Dale Peveto as its new special teams coordinator and defensive assistant. The school released a statement Thursday on the hiring of the former Kentucky assistant who is making his second coaching stint with the Tigers.