1951 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1951 Oklahoma Sooners football
Big Seven Champions
Conference Big Seven Conference
Ranking
Coaches #11
AP #10
1951 record 8–2 (6–0 Big 7)
Head coach Bud Wilkinson
Home stadium Oklahoma Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 55,647)
Seasons
« 1950 1952 »
1951 Big 7 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#10 Oklahoma 6 0 0     8 2 0
Colorado 5 1 0     7 3 0
Kansas 4 2 0     8 2 0
Iowa State 2 4 0     4 4 1
Missouri 2 4 0     3 7 0
Nebraska 2 4 0     2 8 0
Kansas State 0 6 0     0 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1951 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma during the 1951 college football season. They played their home games at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium and competed as members of the Big Seven Conference. They were coached by head coach Bud Wilkinson.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 29 William & Mary* #4 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK W 49–7   39,184
October 6 at #10 Texas A&M* #4 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX L 7–14   34,789
October 13 vs. #6 Texas* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) L 7–9   75,080
October 20 Kansas #19 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 33–21   44,462
October 27 Colorado Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 55–14   46,686
November 3 at Kansas State #17 Memorial StadiumManhattan, KS W 33–0   11,248
November 10 at Missouri #14 Memorial StadiumColumbia, MO (Tiger-Sooner Peace Pipe) W 34–20   23,198
November 17 Iowa State #12 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 35–6   34,761
November 24 at Nebraska #12 Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Rivalry) W 27–0   33,698
December 1 Oklahoma State* #10 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Bedlam Series) W 41–6   33,103
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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