Oklahoma 29 – Ohio State 28

September 24, 1977 ▪ at Columbus ▪ Attendance 88,119


Temperature: 78 F

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   1H 2H   F
#3 Oklahoma (2-0) 17 3 0 9 20 9 29
#4 Ohio State (2-0) 0 14 14 0 14 14 28

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 18 14
Total Yards 294 202
– Plays 76 60
– Yards/Play 3.9 3.4
Rushing Yards 250 173
– Attempts 71 54
– Yards/Attempt 3.5 3.2
Passing Yards 44 29
– Completions-Attempts 3-5 2-6
– Completion % 60% 33%
– Yards/Completion 14.7 14.5
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 6 (4-2) 2 (2-0)
Penalties-Yards 7-70 4-40
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.