Peterson starts in Sooners romp

Peterson starts in Sooners romp

Adrian Peterson ran for 183 yards and two scores on 26 carries while playing in front of his father for the first time, as Oklahoma pounded Iowa State 34-9 at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

The Sooners covered the 19.5-point spread at home, while the 41 points scored were UNDER the posted total of 49.5.

Paul Thompson was 16-for-27 for 195 yards and two touchdowns, while Malcolm Kelly caught four passes for 49 yards and two majors for the Sooners.

Bret Meyer went 14-for-25 for 149 yards, one touchdown, and two interceptions, and Stevie Hicks ran for 82 yards on 13 rushing attempts for the Cyclones.