Sooner nation, and others, react to Stoops’ departure

NORMAN — Rarely do the shockwaves of a coach’s retiring hit as hard as Bob Stoops’ shocking announcement Wednesday. 

The thought of the veteran coach not returning for his 19th season, brought strong emotions from some. Others sent their congratulations on a steady and successful career. Across the nation, coaches, fans and former players reached out, but Stoops’ lasting impact could be felt