A native of Arkansas, Coach Switzer is renowned for his winning teams and attitude. During his 16 years at OU (1973-1988), Coach Switzer compiled a 157-29-4 record. He is ranked first in winning percentage (.837) in Oklahoma history, and the winning percentage also ranks as the fourth-best in NCAA Division 1 history. Under Coach Switzer, the Sooners earned 3 national titles, 12 Big-8 Conference Championships, and won eight of 13 bowl appearances.

As you can see from his timeline, Coach Switzer is worthy of accolades. He is one of the only 3 coaches who have won championships in both the NCAA and the NFL.

Led as team captain, played center and linebacker for the Razorbacks, & claimed the Southwestern Conference title AND Gator Bowl title


Graduated from the University of Arkansas

Coach Switzer began his coaching career with the University of Oklahoma as head coach of the Sooners


Won first National title

Won second National title


Won third National title

Named head coach of the Dallas Cowboys


Led Cowboys to win the Super Bowl, defeating Pittsburgh Steelers 27-17

Inducted into the Oklahoma and Arkansas Sports Halls of Fame


Coach Switzer may be retired from coaching, but he continues to support football and build on his winning reputation through his love for the game. Take a look at what he has been up to:


Coaches Cabana began filming in an outdoor cabana at his home in Norman, Oklahoma

Coaches Cabana moved to Campus Corner on OU game days


Coaches Cabana returned to Coach Switzer’s home and included interviews with Allstar and celebrity players, also included traveling for away games

Casino relationship grew and added dinner events, exclusive watch parties for games, and private tours of The Switzer Center began

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