Football Coaching Staff
Head Coach, Quarterbacks
Lincoln Riley
One of the brightest young coaches in college football, Lincoln Riley was named OU's 22nd head coach on June 7, 2017, after serving two seasons as the Sooners' offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.   FULL BIO
 
Assistant Head Coach, Defensive Tackles
Ruffin McNeill
Named Oklahoma's assistant head coach and defensive tackles coach on June 14, 2017.   FULL BIO
Defensive Coordinator/Outside Linebackers
Mike Stoops
Mike Stoops rejoined the Oklahoma staff in 2012 after an eight-season stint as head coach at the University of Arizona.   FULL BIO
Co-Offensive Coordinator/Recruiting Coordinator/Inside Receivers
Cale Gundy
Enters his third season coaching inside receivers after a successful 16-year stint as Oklahoma's running backs coach.   FULL BIO
Co-Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line
Bill Bedenbaugh
Has established himself as one of the nation's top developers of offensive line talent since joining the Sooners in 2013.   FULL BIO
Assistant Defensive Coordinator, Defensive Backs
Kerry Cooks
Veteran defensive coach joined the Oklahoma staff on Feb. 6, 2015, after spending the previous five seasons at Notre Dame.   FULL BIO
Special Teams Coordinator, Running Backs
Jay Boulware
Starting third year coaching running backs and fullbacks in 2017 and fifth as special teams coordinator.   FULL BIO
Inside Linebackers
Tim Kish
Veteran defensive coach enters his fifth campaign with the Sooners and will coach inside linebackers in 2016.   FULL BIO
Outside Receivers
Dennis Simmons
Named Oklahoma's outside receivers coach on Feb. 9, 2015, Simmons is in his third season at Oklahoma.   FULL BIO
Defensive Ends
Calvin Thibodeaux
Former OU All-Big 12 defensive end Calvin Thibodeaux was announced as the program's defensive line coach on Feb. 24, 2016.   FULL BIO
Director of Sports Enhancement
Jerry Schmidt
Jerry Schmidt has worked with Oklahoma's program since 1999 as the Director of Sports Enhancement.   FULL BIO
Assistant A.D. Football Operations
Matt McMillen
Matt McMillen joined the University of Oklahoma Athletics Department staff in 1999 as the administrative coordinator for the Sooner football program. He was promoted to assistant director of athleti   FULL BIO