Former University of Oklahoma head football coach Bob Stoops was named head coach of the new XFL team in Dallas.

The announcement happened at Globe Life Park in Arlington at 1 p.m. The XFL streamed the announcement on YouTube, and we've embedded it here for you to watch. News 9 Sports Director Dean Blevins is in Arlington Thursday afternoon and will have reports on News 9.

The announcement starts at the 1:00:00 mark. Watch below: