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1971 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (3rd of 128) ▪ Rank: 2nd in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Chuck Fairbanks (11-1)

PS/G: 44.5 (1st of 128) ▪ PA/G: 18.1 (51st of 128)
SRS: 29.24 (2nd of 128) ▪ SOS: 10.07 (7th of 128)

Bowl Game: Won Sugar Bowl 40-22 versus Auburn

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
10 10 11 8 8 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 18, 1971 Sat (10) Oklahoma Southern Methodist SWC W 30 0 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 25, 1971 Sat (11) Oklahoma @ Pittsburgh Ind W 55 29 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 2, 1971 Sat (8) Oklahoma (17) Southern California Pac-8 W 33 20 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 9, 1971 Sat (8) Oklahoma N (3) Texas SWC W 48 27 4 0 0 W 4 Dallas, TX
5 Oct 16, 1971 Sat (2) Oklahoma (6) Colorado Big 8 W 45 17 5 0 0 W 5
6 Oct 23, 1971 Sat (2) Oklahoma @ Kansas State Big 8 W 75 28 6 0 0 W 6
7 Oct 30, 1971 Sat (2) Oklahoma Iowa State Big 8 W 43 12 7 0 0 W 7
8 Nov 6, 1971 Sat (2) Oklahoma @ Missouri Big 8 W 20 3 8 0 0 W 8
9 Nov 13, 1971 Sat (2) Oklahoma Kansas Big 8 W 56 10 9 0 0 W 9
10 Nov 25, 1971 Thu (2) Oklahoma (1) Nebraska Big 8 L 31 35 9 1 0 L 1
11 Dec 4, 1971 Sat (3) Oklahoma @ Oklahoma State Big 8 W 58 14 10 1 0 W 1
12 Jan 1, 1972 Sat (3) Oklahoma N (5) Auburn SEC W 40 22 11 1 0 W 2 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)