1949 Sugar Bowl

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1949 Sugar Bowl
1 2 3 4 Total
Oklahoma 7 0 7 0 14
North Carolina 6 0 0 0 6
Date January 1, 1949
Season 1948
Stadium Tulane Stadium
Location New Orleans, Louisiana
Sugar Bowl
 < 1948  1950

The 1949 edition to the Sugar Bowl featured the third ranked North Carolina Tar Heels and the fifth ranked Oklahoma Sooners.

In the first quarter, Oklahoma scored on a 1 yard Mitchell touchdown run as the Sooners jumped out to a 7-0 lead. North Carolina answered with a 2-yard touchdown run from Rodgers as the score became 7-6. In the third quarter, Oklahoma scored on an 8-yard touchdown run from Pearson. Oklahoma won the game 14-6. Oklahoma's "General" Jack Mitchell was named Sugar Bowl MVP.[1]