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1978 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (2nd of 138) ▪ Rank: 3rd in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Barry Switzer (11-1)

PS/G: 39.2 (1st of 138) ▪ PA/G: 14.6 (22nd of 138)
SRS: 24.82 (3rd of 138) ▪ SOS: 8.32 (22nd of 138)

Bowl Game: Won Orange Bowl 31-24 versus Nebraska

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 Final
4 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 4 3

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 9, 1978 Sat (4) Oklahoma @ Stanford Pac-10 W 35 29 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 16, 1978 Sat (3) Oklahoma West Virginia Ind W 52 10 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 23, 1978 Sat (3) Oklahoma Rice SWC W 66 7 3 0 0 W 3
4 Sep 30, 1978 Sat (1) Oklahoma (14) Missouri Big 8 W 45 23 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 7, 1978 Sat (1) Oklahoma N (6) Texas SWC W 31 10 5 0 0 W 5 Dallas, TX
6 Oct 14, 1978 Sat (1) Oklahoma @ Kansas Big 8 W 17 16 6 0 0 W 6
7 Oct 21, 1978 Sat (1) Oklahoma @ Iowa State Big 8 W 34 6 7 0 0 W 7
8 Oct 28, 1978 Sat (1) Oklahoma Kansas State Big 8 W 56 19 8 0 0 W 8
9 Nov 4, 1978 Sat (1) Oklahoma @ Colorado Big 8 W 28 7 9 0 0 W 9
10 Nov 11, 1978 Sat (1) Oklahoma @ (4) Nebraska Big 8 L 14 17 9 1 0 L 1
11 Nov 18, 1978 Sat (4) Oklahoma Oklahoma State Big 8 W 62 7 10 1 0 W 1
12 Jan 1, 1979 Mon (4) Oklahoma N (6) Nebraska Big 8 W 31 24 11 1 0 W 2 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)