1966 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1966 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Big Eight Conference
1966 record 6–4 (4–3 Big 8)
Head coach Jim Mackenzie
Home stadium Oklahoma Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 61,836)
Seasons
« 1965 1967 »
1966 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#6 Nebraska 6 1 0     9 2 0
Colorado 5 2 0     7 3 0
Missouri 4 2 1     6 3 1
Oklahoma 4 3 0     6 4 0
Oklahoma State 4 2 1     4 5 1
Iowa State 2 3 2     2 6 2
Kansas 0 6 1     2 7 1
Kansas State 0 6 1     0 9 1
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1966 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma during the 1966 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 Jim Mackenzie.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 17 Oregon* Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK W 17–0   48,590
September 24 at Iowa State Clyde Williams FieldAmes, IA W 33–11   21,467
October 8 vs. Texas* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) W 18–9   75,504
October 15 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS W 35–0   37,252
October 22 #1 Notre Dame* #10 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK L 0–38   62,626
October 29 at Colorado Folsom FieldBoulder, CO L 21–24   35,738
November 5 Kansas State Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 37–6   44,792
November 12 Missouri Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Tiger-Sooner Peace Pipe) L 7–10   55,585
November 24 #4 Nebraska Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Rivalry) ABC W 10–9   42,884
December 3 at Oklahoma State Lewis FieldStillwater, OK (Bedlam Series) L 14–15   36,581
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Game notes[edit]

Texas (Red River Shootout)[edit]

Texas Longhorns vs. Oklahoma Sooners
1 2 3 4 Total
Texas 3 0 0 6 9
Oklahoma 6 3 3 6 18

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References[edit]

  1. ^ SoonerSports.com
  2. ^ "Field Goals Stop Texas." Palm Beach Post. October 9, 1966