Tom Stidham was the head
coach of the Oklahoma Sooners football program from 1937 to 1940.
his tenure, he compiled a 27-8-3(.750) record. His best season came
in 1938, when his team went 10-1(5-0), losing to Tennessee 17-0 in the Orange Bowl.
winning percentage stands at .775(77.5%) having compiled a record
of 15-4-1. His teams have scored 590 points, and given up only
Grew up in Checotah, Oklahoma. Had a son, Tom, who was a kicker for
the University of Oklahoma. Tom is an enrolled member of the Creek
- ESPN College Football Encyclopedia