Oklahoma 82 – Colorado 42

October 4, 1980 ▪ at Boulder ▪ Attendance 46,980

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   1H 2H   F
#12 Oklahoma (1-1) 21 13 27 21 34 48 82
Colorado (0-3) 7 14 7 14 21 21 42

 

Qtr Time Team Play Drive TOP Score
1 10:29 OU Chet Winters 2-yard run (kick good) 8-61 7-0
  03:17 OU Buster Rhymes 19-yard run (kick good) 12-81 14-0
  03:05 CU Stanley 100-yard kickoff return (kick good) 14-7
  00:00 OU Buster Rhymes 18-yard run (kick good) 7-68 21-7
2 10:19 CU Beebe 2-yard run (kick good) 1-38 21-14
  09:52 OU Buster Rhymes 17-yard run (kick good) 2-96 28-14
  06:46 OU Chet Winters 8-yard run (kick fail) 6-42 34-14
  00:04 CU Harden 10-yard pass from Davis (kick good) 3-29 34-21
3 12:59 OU Forrest Valora 0-yard fumble recovery (run fail) 6-80 40-21
  08:36 OU David Overstreet 37-yard pass from J.C. Watts (kick good) 6-71 47-21
  06:06 OU Darrell Shepard 64-yard run (kick good) 3-72 54-21
  03:04 CU Stanley 58-yard pass from Essington (kick good) 6-80 54-28
  00:35 OU Buster Rhymes 4-yard run (kick good) 6-80 61-28
4 12:22 CU Essington 1-yard run (kick good) 8-80 61-35
  10:48 OU Darrell Shepard 89-yard run (kick good) 3-80 68-35
  05:57 OU Rod Pegues 43-yard run (kick good) 6-64 75-35
  03:30 CU Jones 17-yard pass from Davis (kick good) 9-80 75-42
  03:15 OU Jerome Ledbetter 99-yard kickoff return (kick good) 82-42

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 35 20
Total Yards 875 330
– Plays 80 70
– Yards/Play 10.9 4.7
Rushing Yards 758 112
– Attempts 73 37
– Yards/Attempt 10.4 3.0
Passing Yards 117 218
– Completions-Attempts 5-7 14-33
– Completion % 71% 42%
– Yards/Completion 23.4 15.6
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 2 (2-0) 3 (0-3)
Penalties-Yards 11-122 5-36
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.