1927 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1927 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1927 record 3–3–2 (2–3 Missouri Valley)
Head coach Adrian Lindsey (1st year)
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (Capacity: 16,000)
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Missouri Valley football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Missouri $ 5 1 0     7 2 0
Nebraska 4 1 0     6 2 0
Oklahoma A&M 2 1 0     4 4 0
Iowa State 3 2 0     4 3 1
Washington (MO) 2 2 1     5 2 2
Kansas 3 3 1     3 4 1
Oklahoma 2 3 0     3 3 2
Kansas State 2 4 0     3 5 0
Drake 1 2 0     3 6 0
Grinnell 0 5 0     0 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1927 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1927 college football season. In their first year under head coach Adrian Lindsey, the Sooners compiled a 3–3–2 record (2–3 against conference opponents), finished in seventh place in the Missouri Valley Conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 117 to 101.[1][2]

Tackle Granville Norris was recognized as an All-American,[3] and end Roy LeCrone received all-conference honors.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 8 at Chicago* Stagg FieldChicago, IL W 13–7  
October 15 Creighton* Memorial StadiumNorman, OK T 13–13  
October 22 at Kansas State Memorial StadiumManhattan, KS L 14–20  
October 29 at Central State* Edmond, OK T 14–14  
November 5 Washington (MO) Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 23-7  
November 12 Kansas Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 26-7  
November 19 Oklahoma A&M Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Bedlam) L 7–13  
November 24 at Missouri Memorial StadiumColumbia, MO L 7–20  
*Non-conference game.

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1925–1929" (html). College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1925-1929)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1927 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.