Oklahoma 24 – Alabama 24

December 31, 1970 ▪ at Houston ▪ Attendance 53,829

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   1H 2H   F
#20 Oklahoma (7-4) 7 14 0 3 21 3 24
Alabama (6-5) 7 7 3 7 14 10 24

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 19 21
Total Yards 415 428
– Plays 67 70
– Yards/Play 6.2 6.1
Rushing Yards 349 229
– Attempts 60 43
– Yards/Attempt 5.8 5.3
Passing Yards 66 199
– Completions-Attempts 5-7 14-27
– Completion % 71% 52%
– Yards/Completion 13.2 14.2
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 2 (2-0) 1 (1-0)
Penalties-Yards 3-42 7-50
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.