1924 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1924 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1924 record 2–5–1 (2–3–1 MVC)
Head coach Bennie Owen (20th year)
Offensive scheme Single wing
Home stadium Owen Field (Capacity: 500)
Seasons
← 1923
1925 →
1924 Missouri Valley football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Missouri $ 5 1 0     7 2 0
Nebraska 3 1 0     5 3 0
Drake 3 1 1     5 2 1
Grinnell 2 1 0     3 3 0
Iowa State 3 2 0     4 3 1
Oklahoma 2 3 1     2 5 1
Kansas 2 4 1     2 5 1
Kansas State 1 4 1     3 4 1
Washington (MO) 0 1 0     4 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1924 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1924 college football season. In their 20th year under head coach Bennie Owen, the Sooners compiled a 2–5–1 record (2–3–1 against conference opponents), finished in sixth place in the Missouri Valley Conference, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 80 to 28.[1][2]

No Sooners were recognized as All-Americans,[3] and back Obie Briston was the only Sooner to receive all-conference honors.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 4 Central State* Owen FieldNorman, OK L 0–2  
October 11 Nebraska Owen Field • Norman, OK W 14–7  
October 25 at Drake Drake StadiumDes Moines, IA L 0–28  
November 1 at Oklahoma A&M* Lewis FieldStillwater, OK (Bedlam) L 0–6  
November 8 Missouri Owen Field • Norman, OK L 0–10  
November 15 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS L 0–20  
November 22 at Washington (MO) Francis FieldSt. Louis, MO W 7–0  
November 26 Kansas State Owen Field • Norman, OK T 7–7  
*Non-conference game.

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1920–1924" (html). College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1920-1954)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1924 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.