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Oklahoma 17 – Nebraska 14

November 23, 1972 ▪ at Lincoln ▪ Attendance 76,587


Temperature: 31 F

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   1H 2H   F
#4 Oklahoma (8-1) 0 0 7 10 0 17 17
#5 Nebraska (8-1-1) 7 0 7 0 7 7 14

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 15 12
Total Yards 327 181
– Plays 82 73
– Yards/Play 4.0 2.5
Rushing Yards 141 77
– Attempts 60 40
– Yards/Attempt 2.4 1.9
Passing Yards 186 104
– Completions-Attempts 10-22 10-33
– Completion % 45% 30%
– Yards/Completion 18.6 10.4
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 4 (4-0) 6 (3-3)
Penalties-Yards 0-0 -9
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

Receiving Rec Yards TD Long Y/R
Tinker Owens 5 108 0 21.6