1916 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1916 Oklahoma Sooners football
Conference Southwest Conference
1916 record 6–5 (2–1 SWC)
Head coach Bennie Owen (12th season)
Home stadium Boyd Field
Seasons
← 1915
1917 →
1916 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Texas 5 1 0     7 2 0
Baylor 3 1 0     9 1 0
Oklahoma 2 1 0     6 5 0
Texas A&M 2 1 0     6 3 0
Oklahoma A&M 0 3 0     4 4 0
Arkansas 0 2 0     4 4 0
Southwestern (TX) 0 3 0     3 5 0
  • No champion recognized[1]

The 1916 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1916 college football season. In their 12th year under head coach Bennie Owen, the Sooners compiled a 6–5 record (2–1 against conference opponents), and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 472 to 115.[2][3]

No Sooners were recognized as All-Americans.[4]

One Sooner received All-Southwest Conference honors: Willis Hott.[5]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23 Central State* Boyd FieldNorman, OK W 27–0  
September 30 at Oklahoma Baptist* Shawnee, OK W 107–0  
October 7 Southwestern Oklahoma State* Boyd Field • Norman, OK W 140–0  
October 14 Kendall* Boyd Field • Norman, OK L 0–16  
October 21 Texas Fair Park StadiumDallas, TX L 7–21  
October 28 Missouri* Boyd Field • Norman, OK L 14–23  
November 4 at Kansas* McCook FieldLawrence, KS L 13–21  
October 11 at Kingfisher* Kingfisher, OK W 96–0  
November 17 Kansas State* Boyd Field • Norman, OK L 13-14  
November 23 Arkansas Fort Smith, AR W 14-13  
November 30 Oklahoma A&M Oklahoma City, OK (Bedlam) W 41–7  
*Non-conference game.

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1915–1919" (html). College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.thompsonian.info/swc-historical-standings.pdf
  2. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1915-1919)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  3. ^ "1917 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 20, 2015. 
  4. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Records Supplement" (PDF). University of Oklahoma. 2014. p. 90. Retrieved July 20, 2014. 
  5. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Records Supplement" (PDF). University of Oklahoma. 2014. p. 95. Retrieved July 20, 2014.