SMU 28 – Oklahoma 27

December 31, 1968 ▪ at Houston ▪ Attendance 53,453

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   1H 2H   F
#10 Oklahoma (7-3) 7 0 7 13 7 20 27
#20 SMU (7-3) 0 0 6 22 0 28 28

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 23 22
Total Yards 470 353
– Plays 90 76
– Yards/Play 5.2 4.6
Rushing Yards 176 72
– Attempts 53 33
– Yards/Attempt 3.3 2.2
Passing Yards 294 281
– Completions-Attempts 18-37 22-43
– Completion % 49% 51%
– Yards/Completion 16.3 12.8
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 4 (1-3) 4 (2-2)
Penalties-Yards 6-55 4-34
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.

Player Stats

Oklahoma

Rushing Att Yards TD Long Y/A
Steve Owens 36 113 0 3.1

 

Receiving Rec Yards TD Long Y/R
Johnny Barr 8 138 2 17.3

SMU

Passing Cmp Att Yards Int TD Long Cmp% Eff Y/C Y/A
Hixson 22 43 281 2 51.2% 0.0 0.0 0.0

 

Receiving Rec Yards TD Long Y/R
Levias 8 112 1 0.0
Note: Opponent player stats only reflect bests against OU based on certain minimums and available research, plus a few select games that have all players listed.