|Born||August 2, 1937|
|Head coaching record|
Bobby Thompson (born August 2, 1937) is a former American football coach and college athletics administrator. He served at the head football coach at Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 1974 and two stints as the head football coach at Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas, from 1979 to 1980 and again in 1984, compiling a record of 9–20–2. He was the athletic director at Fort Hays State from 1980 to 1981, the University of South Dakota from 1981 to 1982, the University of Nebraska Omaha from 1985 to 1988, and University of Texas at San Antonio (USTA) from 1988 to 1999.
Thompson was born on August 2, 1937, in Guthrie, Oklahoma, and attended Guthrie High School there. He played football and baseball at Eastern Oklahoma Junior College—now known as Eastern Oklahoma State College—in Wilburton, Oklahoma and at Adams State College—now known as Adams State University—in Alamosa, Colorado.
Head coaching recordEdit
|Fort Hays State Tigers (Central States Intercollegiate Conference) (1979–1980)|
|1979||Fort Hays State||5–6||3–4||T–3rd|
|1980||Fort Hays State||4–4–2||3–2–2||T–3rd|
|Fort Hays State Tigers (Central States Intercollegiate Conference) (1984)|
|1984||Fort Hays State||0–10||0–7||8th|
|Fort Hays State:||9–20–2||6–13–2|
|†Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.|
- ↑ Fort Hays State University coaching records Script error
- ↑ Powell, Putt (February 9, 1973). "Putting Around: Top Coach & Recruiter". The Amarillo Globe-Times (Amarillo, Texas): p. 21. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/26286962/the_amarillo_globetimes/.
- ↑ Davidson, Bob (June 3, 1979). ""Good ole boy" Thompson tackling FHS grid program". Salina Journal (Salina, Kansas): p. 28. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/26286642/the_salina_journal/.
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