Oklahoma 45 – Colorado 17

October 16, 1971 ▪ at Norman ▪ Attendance 62,501

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   F
#2 Oklahoma (4-0) 14 10 7 14 45
#6 Colorado (5-0) 0 0 17 0 17

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 27 18
Total Yards 670 324
– Plays 79 65
– Yards/Play 8.5 5.0
Rushing Yards 498 83
– Attempts 74 32
– Yards/Attempt 6.7 2.6
Passing Yards 172 241
– Completions-Attempts 4-5 14-33
– Completion % 80% 42%
– Yards/Completion 43.0 17.2
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 5 (5-0) 2 (0-2)
Penalties-Yards -78 -25
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.