1936 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1936 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Big Six Conference
1936 record 3–3–3 (1–2–2 Big 6)
Head coach Biff Jones (2nd year)
Offensive scheme Single wing
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (Capacity: 32,000)
Seasons
← 1935
1937 →
1936 Big 6 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#9 Nebraska $ 5 0 0     7 2 0
Missouri 3 1 1     6 2 1
Kansas State 2 1 2     4 3 2
Oklahoma 1 2 2     3 3 3
Iowa State 1 3 1     3 3 2
Kansas 0 5 0     1 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1936 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1936 college football season. In their second year under head coach Biff Jones, the Sooners compiled a 3–3–3 record (1–2–2 against conference opponents), finished in fourth place in the Big Six Conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 84 to 67.[1][2]

No Sooners received All-America honors in 1936,[3] but two Sooners received all-conference honors: tackle Ralph Brown and center Red Conkwright.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 26 Tulsa* Memorial StadiumNorman, Oklahoma T 0–0   8,000
October 3 at Colorado* Folsom FieldBoulder, Colorado W 8–0   -
October 10 vs. Texas* Fair ParkDallas (Red River Shootout) L 0–6   30,000
October 17 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, Kansas W 14–0   -
October 24 No. 15 Nebraska Memorial Stadium • Norman, Oklahoma L 0–14   25,000
October 31 at Iowa State Clyde Williams StadiumAmes, Iowa T 7–7   7,512
November 7 Kansas State Memorial Stadium • Norman, Oklahoma T 6–6   -
November 14 Missouri Memorial Stadium • Norman, Oklahoma L 14–21   -
November 26 at Oklahoma A&M* Lewis FieldStillwater, Oklahoma (Bedlam) W 35–13   -
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1935–1939". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1935-1939)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1936 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.