1904 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1904 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Independent
1904 record 4–3–1
Head coach Fred Ewing (1st season)
← 1903
1905 →

The 1904 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1904 college football season. In their only year under head coach Fred Ewing, the Sooners compiled a 4–3–1 record, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 204 to 96.[1][2] This would be the first year that the Sooners would play Oklahoma A&M in the Bedlam Series. This game is known as the infamous Ball in the Creek Game


Date Opponent Site Result
October 10 Kingfisher Norman, OK T 0-0  
October 17 at Pauls Valley Town Team Pauls Valley, OK W 33-0  
October 24 Kansas Norman, OK L 0-16  
October 31 at Lawton Town Team Lawton, OK W 6–0  
November 6 vs. Oklahoma A&M Island Park • Guthrie, OK (Bedlam Series) W 75–0  
November 13 at Texas Clark FieldAustin, TX (Red River Showdown) L 10–40  
November 20 OK State Military Institute Norman, OK W 71–4  
November 25 Bethany Norman, OK L 9–36  

Source:"2004 Oklahoma Sooners Media Guide". University of Oklahoma Athletics. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 


  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1900-1904)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1904 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 20, 2015.