Oklahoma 21 – Iowa 6

September 15, 1979 ▪ at Norman ▪ Attendance 72,531

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   1H 2H   F
#3 Oklahoma (0-0) 0 7 0 14 7 14 21
Iowa (0-1) 6 0 0 0 6 0 6

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 23 12
Total Yards 452 202
– Plays 79 63
– Yards/Play 5.7 3.2
Rushing Yards 269 63
– Attempts 61 44
– Yards/Attempt 4.4 1.4
Passing Yards 183 139
– Completions-Attempts 11-18 13-19
– Completion % 61% 68%
– Yards/Completion 16.6 10.7
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 5 (5-0) 2 (0-2)
Penalties-Yards 4-40 5-36
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.