1941 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1941 Oklahoma Sooners football
ConferenceBig Six Conference
1941 record6–3 (3–2 Big 6)
Head coachDewey Luster (1st season)
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium (Capacity: 32,000)
Seasons
← 1940
1942 →
1941 Big 6 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 7 Missouri $ 5 0 0     8 2 0
Nebraska 3 2 0     4 5 0
Oklahoma 3 2 0     6 3 0
Kansas 2 3 0     3 6 0
Kansas State 1 3 1     2 5 2
Iowa State 0 4 1     2 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1941 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1941 college football season. In their first year under head coach Dewey Luster, the Sooners compiled a 6–3 record (3–2 against conference opponents), finished in a tie for second place in the Big Six Conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 218 to 95.[1][2]

No Sooners received All-America honors in 1941,[3] but two Sooners received all-conference honors: tackle Roger Eason back Jack Jacobs.[4]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
October 4Oklahoma A&M*W 19–025,453
October 11vs. Texas*L 7–4044,054
October 18at Kansas StateW 16–08,000
October 25No. 8 Santa Clara*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Norman, OK
W 16–618,000
November 1Kansas
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Norman, OK
W 38–0-
November 8Iowa State
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Norman, OK
W 55–014,633
November 15at No. 16 MissouriL 0–2827,000
November 22Marquette*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Norman, OK
W 61–14-
November 29at NebraskaL 6–720,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1940–1944". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1940-1944)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015.
  2. ^ "1941 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 20, 2015.
  3. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Records Supplement" (PDF). University of Oklahoma. 2014. p. 90. Retrieved July 20, 2014.
  4. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Records Supplement" (PDF). University of Oklahoma. 2014. p. 95. Retrieved July 20, 2014.