Dave Aranda who is an American football coach is currently the defensive coordinator for the LSU Tigers. He went to get his education from the Redlands High School and got graduated from there in the year 1994. Dave was the defensive coordinator for a year Utah State Aggies under Gary Andersen.
He was the nominee for Broyles Award in 2012 as Aggies defense finished in top 15 of all the FBS Schools in all the four major defensive categories such as 7th in scoring defense, 13th in rushing defense, 8th in pass-efficiency defense and 14th in total defense.
When Gary Andersen was hired as new Wisconsin Badgers Head Coach after 2012 football season, Aranda also followed him to the Wisconsin turning down offers from the Texas Tech and California. During his first year as the Defensive Coordinator, the Badgers defense ranked in top 12 in all the four major defensive categories.
In 10th Week of 2014 football season, Dave was named as the Coordinator of The Week by Athlon Sports after his Wisconsin Badgers defense shutout Rutgers Scarlet Knights. It was the first road shutout of Wisconsin since the year 1998.
Two of his three years at the Wisconsin, one of his linebackers won The Big Linebacker of The Year, Chris Borland in the year 2013 as well as Joe Schobert in 2015. Additionally, Borland also won the Big Ten Defensive Player of The Year in 2013. Recently, on 1st January of the year 2016, Dave was named as the defensive coordinator of LSU Tigers.
As Dave has maintained his personal life low, there is no more info found about him. His age and date of birth are also not known. Although he is known by the name Dave Aranda, as a child, he was named as David Christopher Aranda. More details about his bio, salary, and team can also be accessed from various of the sources.