Recap - Sooners Defeat Tulsa 47-14
|Recap - Sooners Defeat Tulsa 47-14|
Landry Jones threw for 375 yards to lead the Sooners over Tulsa 47-14 on Saturday in Week 1 action at Memorial Stadium.
Oklahoma was a favorite by 24.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 62.5.
Dominique Whaley rushed for 131 yards, while Brennan Clay added 64 yards in the win. Ryan Broyles and Trey Franks added 158 and 74 receiving yards respectively.
Trey Watts rushed for 47 yards for Tulsa, while G.J. Kinne added 46 yards. G.J. Kinne threw for 271 yards for the Golden Hurricane, while receivers Willie Carter and Bryan Burnham had 135 and 68 yards respectively.
Tulsa was outgained by Oklahoma 663-400 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 34-15 by the Sooners.
The time of possession battle favored Oklahoma as their offense was on the field for 36:38, longer than the 23:22 of their opponents.
Oklahoma looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida State. Tulsa will aim to get back on the winning track at Tulane.