Barry Switzer

Coach Switzer served for 16 years as head football coach at the University of Oklahoma and four years as head coach for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. He helped the Cowboys win Super Bowl XXX against the Pittsburgh Steelers and has one of the highest winning percentages of any college football coach in history. Coach Switzer is one of only three head coaches to win both a college football National Championship and a Super Bowl.

Pat Jones

Coach Jones served as head coach of the Oklahoma State Cowboys from 1984 to 1994 after five years as an assistant under Jimmy Johnson. Coach Jones was the Big 8 Coach of the Year in 1984 and 1992. From 1984 to 1988, Coach Jones led the Cowboys to the most successful period in school history at the time with a talented roster that included running backs Barry Sanders and Thurman Thomas, wide receiver Hart Lee Dykes and quarterback and current Cowboy coach Mike Gundy.

Thomas Lott

A native of San Antonio, Texas, Coach Thomas was a decorated multi-sport high school athlete who was recognized as a Parade All-American at quarterback. After earning a scholarship to the University of Oklahoma, in addition to being a member of the 1975 National Championship team, he was the starting quarterback at OU for three years, 1976 – 1978, during which the Sooners won three conference championships. Thomas was a two-time All-Conference selection.

Mark Moore

A standout for the Cowboy football team, Coach Moore earned Associated Press All-America honors in 1985 and 1986 at the safety position. He amassed 311 tackles during his collegiate career. Moore also intercepted seven passes, one shy of the school record, during his junior campaign. Moore earned All-Big Eight honors three times during his career and was a fourth-round pick in the NFL Draft by Seattle in 1987.

Mark Rodgers

Mark grew up in the heartland and brings a lifetime of Oklahoma experience to WWLS – The Sports Animal. The Sooner State native graduated from Blackwell High School and received his degree from the University of Oklahoma. Since 1995, Rodgers has owned and published the state’s most comprehensive football annual, The Oklahoma Pigskin Preview. His travels across the state have earned him a reputation as one of the region’s foremost experts on high school football and college recruiting. Rodgers hosts the “Middle of the Day Show” from 11 am to 2 pm Monday through Friday.

Allison Gappa

Allison Gappa is a sports reporter, producer and sideline reporter for Oklahoma State Athletics' Orange Power Studios on Fox Sports Oklahoma. Allison is the co-host for Oklahoma State's Coaches Cabana pre-game show with Pat Jones. Allison reports and produces OSU content for the coaches' shows year-round. She is the sideline reporter for OSU men's and women's basketball games on Fox College Hoops and OSU soccer on Fox Sports Oklahoma. Allison is a freelance reporter and sideline reporter for CBS Sports Network.

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