1934 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1934 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Big Six Conference
1934 record 3–4–2 (2–2–1 Big 6)
Head coach Lewie Hardage (3rd year)
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (Capacity: 32,000)
Seasons
← 1933
1935 →
1934 Big 6 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Kansas State $ 5 0 0     7 2 1
Nebraska 4 1 0     6 3 0
Oklahoma 2 2 1     3 4 2
Kansas 1 2 2     3 4 3
Iowa State 1 3 1     5 3 1
Missouri 0 5 0     0 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1934 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1934 college football season. In their third year under head coach Lewie Hardage, the Sooners compiled a 3–4–2 record (2–2–1 against conference opponents), finished in third place in the Big Six Conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 64 to 43.[1][2]

Tackle Cassius Gentry received All-America honors in 1934,[3] and four Sooners received all-conference honors: Gentry, guard James Stacy, back Ben Poyner, and tackle Dub Wheeler.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 6 Centenary* Memorial StadiumNorman, Oklahoma W 7–0   -
October 13 vs. Texas* Fair ParkDallas (Red River Shootout) L 0–19   -
October 20 Nebraska Memorial Stadium • Norman, Oklahoma L 0–6   -
October 27 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, Kansas T 7–7   -
November 3 Missouri Memorial Stadium • Norman, Oklahoma W 31–0   -
November 10 at Iowa State Clyde Williams StadiumAmes, Iowa W 12–0   8,000
November 17 Kansas State Memorial Stadium • Norman, Oklahoma L 7–8   -
November 22 at Oklahoma A&M* Lewis FieldStillwater, Oklahoma (Bedlam) T 0–0   -
December 1 at George Washington* Griffith Stadium • Washington, D.C. L 0–3   -
*Non-conference game.

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1930–1934". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1930-1934)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1934 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.