1990 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1990 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Big Eight Conference
Ranking
AP #17
1990 record 8–3 (5–2 Big 8)
Head coach Gary Gibbs (2nd year)
Offensive coordinator Larry Coker (1st year)
Captain Scott Evans
Captain Larry Medice
Captain Mike Sawatzky
Captain Chris Wilson
Home stadium Oklahoma Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 74,777)
Seasons
« 1989 1991 »
1990 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Colorado 7 0 0     11 1 1
#24 Nebraska 5 2 0     9 3 0
#17 Oklahoma 5 2 0     8 3 0
Iowa State 2 4 1     4 6 1
Kansas 2 4 1     3 7 1
Kansas State 2 5 0     5 6 0
Missouri 2 5 0     4 7 0
Oklahoma State 2 5 0     4 7 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1990 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma during the 1990 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium and competed as members of the Big Eight Conference. They were coached by second–year head coach Gary Gibbs. They were ineligible to participate in a bowl game since they were on probation.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 8 2:30 PM at #19 UCLA* #23 Rose BowlPasadena, CA ABC W 34–14   50,068
September 15 1:00 PM #13 Pittsburgh* #14 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK CBS W 52–10   71,117
September 22 1:00 PM Tulsa* #11 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK W 52–10   70,235
September 29 1:00 PM Kansas #9 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK PSN W 31–17   70,095
October 6 1:30 PM at Oklahoma State #7 Lewis FieldStillwater, OK (Bedlam Series) W 31–17   49,800
October 13 3:00 PM vs. Texas* #4 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) ESPN L 13–14   75,587
October 20 1:00 PM Iowa Statedagger #16 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK L 31–33   69,112
October 27 1:30 PM at #10 Colorado #22 Folsom FieldBoulder, CO CBS L 23–32   51,967
November 3 1:00 PM at Missouri Faurot FieldColumbia, MO (Tiger-Sooner Peace Pipe) W 55–10   40,902
November 10 1:00 PM Kansas State Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK PSN W 34–7   69,106
November 23 1:30 PM #10 Nebraska Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Norman, OK (Rivalry) CBS W 45–10   74,910
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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Awards[edit]

  • All-Big Eight: DB Jason Belser, LB Joe Bowden, TE Adrian Cooper, DT Scott Evans, OG Mike Sawatzky [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dierking, Kyle (June 17, 2009). "How The Mighty Fall: Barry Switzer". KOTV. Retrieved October 24, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1990s". University of Oklahoma Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Retrieved January 10, 2012. 
  3. ^ SoonerSports.com