Boise State's Pease a candidate at Arizona State

Boise State assistant head coach Brent Pease and former Akron head coach J.D. Brookhart are candidates for Arizona State’s offensive coordinator position.

Idaho offensive coordinator Steve Axeman already has been interviewed.

Arizona State coach Dennis Erickson told local media that he’d like to hire a new coordinator by Jan. 4

Pease, who is in his fourth season as wide receivers coach and third as assistant head coach, will be in Tempe for the Fiesta Bowl on Jan. 4.

Brookhart, who was fired from Akron after the regular season, had a 30-42 record in six seasons with the Zips.