1921 Oklahoma Sooners football team

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1921 Oklahoma Sooners football
ConferenceMissouri Valley Conference
1921 record5–3 (2–3 MVC)
Head coachBennie Owen (17th season)
Offensive schemeSingle wing
CaptainJap Haskell
Home stadiumBoyd Field (Capacity: 8,450)
Seasons
← 1920
1922 →
1921 Missouri Valley football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Nebraska $ 3 0 0     7 1 0
Kansas State 4 2 0     5 3 0
Missouri 4 2 0     6 2 0
Drake 2 2 0     5 2 0
Kansas 3 3 0     4 4 0
Iowa State 3 4 0     4 4 0
Oklahoma 2 3 0     5 3 0
Washington University 2 3 0     4 3 1
Grinnell 0 4 0     2 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1921 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1921 college football season. In their 17th year under head coach Bennie Owen, the Sooners compiled a 5-3 record (2-3 against conference opponents), finished in a tie for seventh place in the Missouri Valley Conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 127 to 102.[1][2]

No Sooners were recognized as All-Americans,[3] and end Howard Marsh was the only Sooner to receive all-conference honors.[4]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 8at Central State*Edmond, OKW 21–0
October 15Oklahoma A&M*W 6–0
October 22Washington (MO)
  • Boyd Field
  • Norman, OK
W 28–13
October 29at NebraskaL 44–0
November 5Kansas
W 24–7
November 12at MissouriL 24–14
November 19at Kansas StateL 14–7
November 24Rice*
  • Boyd Field
  • Norman, OK
W 27–0
  • *Non-conference game

Source:DeLassus, David. "Oklahoma Yearly Results 1920–1924". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 20, 2015.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1920-1954)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015.
  2. ^ "1921 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.