Thursday afternoon Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops addressed a horde of both local and national media and assured Sooner fans that Rhett Bomar and J.D. Quinn's violations of NCAA rules were isolated incidents and that life will now move on with Paul Thompson as the Sooners' new starting quarterback....[details]
Personal: In High School - Started three years ... threw for 6,097 yards and 58 touchdowns ... Rushed for 1,623 yards and 33 scores rushing in 27 career games ... averaged 286 yards of total offense per game during his career ... posted a 62 percent completion rate over his three seasons ... set school records for career yardage and completions ... accounted for 27 touchdowns his senior year ... passed for 1,400 yards and 15 scores ... intercepted six times ... scored 12 touchdowns on the ground and totaled 542 rushing yards on 80 attempts ... completed 90-of-147 passing attempts for a 61.0 completion percentage ... missed the last two games of his senior season with a broken hand ... played in only seven games in his final season ... participated in the U.S. Army High School All-American Bowl with fellow Sooner signees Lendy Holmes, Chris Patterson, Adrian Peterson and Marcus Walker ... chosen as the starting quarterback for the West squad ... named the Outstanding Quarterback at the EA Sports Elite 11 Quarterback Camp ... played in 10 games in both his junior and sophomore campaigns ... racked up 2,860 yards and 25 touchdowns through the air as a junior ... connected on 163 of his 265 passing attempts with 11 interceptions that season ... rushed for 717 yards on 119 carries and 11 touchdowns Also as a junior ... passed for 1,837 yards and 18 touchdowns as a sophomore when he also rushed for 364 yards and 10 touchdowns ... started the last three games on the varsity squad as a freshman.
The Wrapup - runs the 40-yard dash in 4.57 seconds ... coached by his father, Jerry Bomar ... also an accomplished baseball player ... garnered first-team All-State and all-area and district MVP honors as a junior ... named to the all-area and all-district teams as a sophomore as well ... chosen as an All-American Scholar-Athlete at the U.S. Army High School All-American Game ... ranked No. 5 out of 575 students in his senior class ... earned first-team academic all-district accolades in each of his final three years ... born: July 2, 1985 ... parents: Jerry and Patty Bomar.