Robert Anthony "Bob" Stoops (born September 9, 1960) is the head coach of the Oklahoma Sooners football team of the University of Oklahoma, a position he has held since 1999. During the 2000 season, Stoops led the Sooners to an Orange Bowl victory and a national championship.
Prior to coaching at Oklahoma, Stoops held various coordinator and position-coach positions with the Iowa Hawkeyes, Kansas State Wildcats and Florida Gators. In 2000, Stoops led his team to three consecutive wins over ranked teams including Texas, Kansas State and Nebraska. Stoops was awarded the 2000 Paul "Bear" Bryant Award and the 2000 and 2003 Walter Camp Coach of the Year.