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1964 Big Eight Conference Year Summary

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Record: 37-42-3, .470 W-L% (10th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 4.65 (6th of 12) ▪ SOS: 5.40 (5th of 12)

Conference Champion: Nebraska

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Oklahoma)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Nebraska)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Nebraska 9 2 0 .818 6 1 0 .857 23.3 7.7 13.70 3.34
Oklahoma 6 4 1 .591 5 1 1 .786 18.8 15.5 9.01 7.83
Kansas 6 4 0 .600 5 2 0 .714 13.6 14.6 5.40 5.30
Missouri 6 3 1 .650 4 2 1 .643 14.2 8.8 10.29 5.29
Oklahoma State 4 6 0 .400 3 4 0 .429 16.5 19.2 4.42 5.62
Kansas State 3 7 0 .300 3 4 0 .429 6.4 18.6 -1.50 5.40
Colorado 2 8 0 .200 1 6 0 .143 10.1 15.6 0.27 7.17
Iowa State 1 8 1 .150 0 7 0 .000 7.2 15.5 -4.41 3.29

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 Final
Nebraska     8 6 5 5 5 4 4 7 6
Oklahoma 2                    

2 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1965-01-02 Gator Bowl Florida State 36 Oklahoma 19 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1965-01-01 Cotton Bowl Arkansas 10 Nebraska 7 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Lance Rentzel (Oklahoma) 5.5
2. Gale Sayers (Kansas) 5.2
3. Frank Solich (Nebraska) 5.1
4. Jim Grisham (Oklahoma) 5.0
5. Bobby Hohn (Nebraska) 4.6
6. Ron Oelschlager (Kansas) 4.5
7. Gary Lane (Missouri) 4.3
8. Walt Garrison (Oklahoma State) 4.1
9. Tony Baker (Iowa State) 4.1
10. Tom Vaughn (Iowa State) 3.9

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Bill Symons (Colorado) 9.9