1958 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1958 Oklahoma Sooners football
Orange Bowl Champions
Big Eight Champions
Orange Bowl, W 21–6 vs. Syracuse
Conference Big Seven Conference
Ranking
Coaches #5
AP #5
1958 record 10–1 (7–0 Big 7)
Head coach Bud Wilkinson
Home stadium Oklahoma Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 61,724)
Seasons
« 1957 1959 »
1958 Big 7 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#5 Oklahoma 6 0 0     10 1 0
Missouri 4 1 1     5 4 1
Colorado 4 2 0     6 4 0
Kansas 3 2 1     4 5 1
Kansas State 2 4 0     3 7 0
Nebraska 1 5 0     3 7 0
Iowa State 0 6 0     4 6 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1958 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma during the 1958 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 TV Result Attendance
September 27 #13 West Virginia* #2 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK W 47–14   55,432
October 4 Oregon* #1 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 6–0   60,511
October 11 vs. #16 Texas* #2 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) L 14–15   75,780
October 18 at Kansas #11 Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS NBC W 43–0   28,861
October 25 Kansas State #9 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 40–6   47,743
November 1 at #9 Colorado #7 Folsom FieldBoulder, CO W 23–7   28,264
November 8 at Iowa State #6 Clyde Williams FieldAmes, IA W 20–0   10,314
November 15 Missouri #6 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Tiger-Sooner Peace Pipe) NBC W 39–0   54,268
November 22 Nebraska #4 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Rivalry) W 40–7   44,740
November 29 at Oklahoma State #3 Lewis FieldStillwater, OK (Bedlam Series) W 7–0   37,014
January 1 vs. #9 Syracuse* #5 Burdine StadiumMiami, FL (Orange Bowl) W 21–6   75,281
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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