1895 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1895 Oklahoma Sooners football
1895 record0–1
Head coachJohn A. Harts (1st season)
1896 →

The 1895 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the Oklahoma Sooners of the University of Oklahoma during the 1895 college football season and was its first football team ever fielded.[1] The team completed its inaugural season with a 0–1 record.[2] The Sooners played their first football game in history against a town team from Oklahoma City and lost by a final score of 34–0, this was the program's one and only season under the guidance of head coach John A. Harts, the next season he was gold prospecting in the Arctic.


1895 Oklahoma Sooners Football[3]
  • Fred Bene
  • Jasper Clapham
  • Bert Dunn
  • J. C. Evans
  • John Prickett
  • R. Risinger
  • Null Royter


Date Opponent Site Result
November 7 at Oklahoma City Town Oklahoma City, OK L 0–34  

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1895–1899" (html). College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 18, 2015.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Media Guide". 2014 Oklahoma Football Media Guide. soonersports.com. 2015. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
  2. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 19, 2015.
  3. ^ http://www.soonerstats.com/football/players/roster.cfm?seasonid=1895#.WE9hhOArKJf