1965 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1965 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Big Eight Conference
1965 record 3–7 (3–4 Big 8)
Head coach Gomer Jones (2nd year)
Home stadium Oklahoma Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 61,836)
Seasons
« 1964 1966 »
1965 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#5 Nebraska 7 0 0     10 1 0
#6 Missouri 6 1 0     8 2 1
Colorado 4 2 1     6 2 2
Iowa State 3 3 1     5 4 1
Oklahoma 3 4 0     3 7 0
Oklahoma State 2 5 0     3 7 0
Kansas 2 5 0     2 8 0
Kansas State 0 7 0     0 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1965 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma during the 1965 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 Gomer Jones, who would be fired at conclusion of the season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 25 at Pittsburgh* Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA L 9–13   24,651
October 2 Navy* Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK L 0–10   56,148
October 9 vs. #1 Texas* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) L 0–19   75,342
October 16 Kansas Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 21–7   42,975
October 23 at Kansas State Memorial StadiumManhattan, KS W 27–0   13,832
October 30 Colorado Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK L 0–13   45,006
November 6 Iowa State Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 24–20   43,642
November 13 at #9 Missouri Memorial StadiumColumbia, MO (Tiger-Sooner Peace Pipe) L 0–30   50,474
November 25 at #3 Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Rivalry) CBS L 9–21   52,164
December 4 Oklahoma State Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Bedlam Series) L 16–17   54,876
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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