1896 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1896 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Independent
1896 record 2–0
Head coach No coach
Seasons
← 1895
1897 →

The 1896 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1896 college football season. In their second year of football, the Sooners compiled a 2–0 record (both against Norman High School) and cumulatively outscored the Tigers by a combined total of 28 to 4.[1][2]

Roster[edit]

1896 Oklahoma Sooners Football
  • Edwin Barrow
  • H. T. Burson
  • Jasper Clapham
  • Harry Ford
 
  • Hugh Haycraft
  • John Hefley
  • Paul Mackey
  • Bill McCutcheon
 
  • Fred Merkle
  • Joe Merkle
  • Columbus Roberts[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 28 vs. Norman HS Oklahoma City, OK W 12–0  
November 11 Norman HS Norman, OK W 16–4  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1896 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  3. ^ http://www.soonerstats.com/football/players/roster.cfm?seasonid=1896#.WE9hhOArKJf