STILLWATER, UCLA. Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy He built a long and impressive resume during his 17 seasons at the helm of the Cowboy Football Show.
He is known as the winning coach in program history and has coached the Cowboys on record streaks of 16 consecutive games and winning seasons, and also that his teams delivered some of the best numbers in the country on both offense and defense during his tenure.
One of the lesser known facts about his post-season success is that he ranks highly in college football history. In fact, after the 2021 season, Gundy’s 11th career championship won him among the top 10 all-time players in college football.
Here’s a look at the all-time leaders:
Coaching career leaders in the Bowl wins
|1.||Joe Paterno||24||Pennsylvania state|
|2.||Bobby Bowden||22||Florida, West Virginia|
|3.||Nick Saban||18||Alabama, Michigan State University, Toledo|
|4.||Bear Bryant||15th||Alabama, Kentucky, Maryland, Texas A&M|
|5.||Mac Brown||14||North Carolina, Texas, Tulane|
|6.||Lou Holtz||12||Arkansas, Minnesota, NC State, Notre Dame, South Carolina, William and Mary|
|Urban Meyer||12||Bowling Green State, Florida, Ohio, Utah|
|Frank Beamer||11||Virginia Tech|
|Steve Spurrier||11||Duke, Florida, South Carolina|
|15th.||Don James||10||Kent State, Washington|
|Mark Der||10||Georgia, Miami (Florida)|
|John Foot||10||Ole Miss|