1962 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1962 Oklahoma Sooners football
Big Eight Champions
Orange Bowl, L 0–17 vs. Alabama
Conference Big Eight Conference
Ranking
Coaches #7
AP #8
1962 record 8–3 (7–0 Big 8)
Head coach Bud Wilkinson
Home stadium Oklahoma Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 61,724)
Seasons
« 1961 1963 »
1962 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#8 Oklahoma 7 0 0     8 3 0
Missouri 5 1 1     8 1 2
Nebraska 5 2 0     9 2 0
Kansas 4 2 1     6 3 1
Iowa State 3 4 0     5 5 0
Oklahoma State 2 5 0     4 6 0
Colorado 1 6 0     2 8 0
Kansas State 0 7 0     0 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1962 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma during the 1962 college football season. They played their home games at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium and competed as members of the Big Eight Conference. They were coached by head coach Bud Wilkinson.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 22 Syracuse* Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK W 7–3   54,600
September 29 Notre Dame* Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK CBS L 7–13   60,640
October 13 vs. #2 Texas* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) CBS L 6–9   75,504
October 20 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS W 13–7   38,540
October 27 Kansas State Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 47–0   45,085
November 3 at Colorado Folsom FieldBoulder, CO W 62–0   27,871
November 10 at Iowa State Clyde Williams FieldAmes, IA W 41–0   15,391
November 17 #6 Missouri Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Tiger-Sooner Peace Pipe) W 13–0   62,181
November 24 Nebraska #10 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Rivalry) W 34–6   58,768
December 1 at Oklahoma State #8 Lewis FieldStillwater, OK (Bedlam Series) W 37–6   35,727
January 1 vs. #5 Alabama* #8 Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL (Orange Bowl) L 0–17   73,380
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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