Home of the Bulldogs
SWOSU Bulldogs dominate on the field, in the arena, on the courts and in the classroom. The university competes at the NCAA Division II level as a member of the Great American Conference (GAC).
SWOSU offers 10 different sports including: baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, women's track and field, women’s cross country, football, men’s and women’s golf, men’s and women’s rodeo, women’s soccer, softball and volleyball.
Bulldogs in the Big Leagues
- Carl Birdsong, former NFL punter
- Ray Burris, former MLB pitcher
- Shane Drury, former PRCA bullrider
- Grady Lewis, former NBA player
- Cord McCoy, PBR bullrider and contestant on The Amazing Race, The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business, and Amazing Race: All Stars
- John "Red" Patterson, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher
- Rex Ryan, former head coach for the Buffalo Bills
- Rob Ryan, former assistant head coach / defense for the Buffalo Bills
- Arnie Shockley, former professional football player