1916 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1916 Oklahoma Sooners football
Oklahoma Sooners logo.svg
Conference Southwest Conference
1916 record 6–5 (2–1 SWC)
Head coach Bennie Owen (12th year)
Home stadium Boyd Field
Seasons
« 1915 1917 »
1916 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Texas $ 5 1 0     7 2 0
Baylor 3 1 0     9 1 0
Oklahoma 2 1 0     6 5 0
Texas A&M 2 1 0     6 3 0
Oklahoma A&M 0 3 0     4 4 0
Arkansas 0 2 0     4 4 0
Southwestern (TX) 0 3 0     3 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1916 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1916 college football season. In their 12th year under head coach Bennie Owen, the Sooners compiled a 6–5 record (2–1 against conference opponents), and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 472 to 115.[1][2]

No Sooners were recognized as All-Americans.[3]

One Sooner received All-Southwest Conference honors: Willis Hott.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23 Central State* Norman, OK W 27-0  
9/30/16 at Oklahoma Baptist* Shawnee, OK W 107-0  
10/7/16 SW Oklahoma* Norman, OK W 140-0  
10/14/16 Tulsa* Norman, OK L 0-16  
10/21/16 Texas Fair Park StadiumDallas, TX L 7-21  
10/28/16 Missouri* Norman, OK L 14-23  
November 4 at Kansas* McCook Field • Lawrence, KS L 13-21  
October 11 at Kingfisher* Kingfisher, OK W 96-0  
November 17 Kansas State* Norman, OK L 13-14  
November 23 Arkansas Fort Smith, AR W 14-13  
November 30 Oklahoma A&M Oklahoma City, OK (Bedlam) W 41-7  
*Non-conference game.

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1915–1919" (html). College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1915-1919)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1917 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  3. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Records Supplement" (PDF). University of Oklahoma. 2014. p. 90. Retrieved July 20, 2014. 
  4. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Records Supplement" (PDF). University of Oklahoma. 2014. p. 95. Retrieved July 20, 2014.