Lincoln Riley changed Bob Stoops in 2017. 5 seasons later, Stoops will exchange Riley, stepping in as interim coach.
Stoops, Oklahoma’s head soccer coach from 1999-2016, is taking the position after Riley departed Sunday to take over at Southern California, two folks confirmed to The Oklahoman. They spoke on situation of anonymity as a result of the transfer had not been publicly introduced.
It’s not the primary time Stoops has stepped in since he retired. Final season, he was a place coach in observe within the lead-up to Oklahoma’s sport in opposition to Baylor after a number of assistants have been out with COVID-19. Stoops didn’t coach within the sport, although.
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He went 190-48 in 18 seasons with the Sooners, profitable the 2000 nationwide championship.
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