Sooners get past Blazers
The No. 10 ranked Oklahoma Sooners opened their season with a 24-17 win over the pesky UAB Blazers Saturday night.
Oklahoma could not make good on covering the 23.5-point spread and the final score fell just UNDER the posted total (42).
Adrian Peterson ran for 139 yards off 24 carries, scoring a touchdown. Peterson also caught a 69-yard TD pass and racked up over 200 total yards in the win.
Cory White caught one TD pass off four catches, totaling 53 yards receiving, while carrying the ball nine times for 23 yards and one rushing TD in the loss.