Oklahoma Defeats Air Force 27-24 - Recap
|Oklahoma Defeats Air Force 27-24 - Recap|
Air Force was unable to contain DeMarco Murray on Saturday and the result was a 27-24 Week 3 loss against the Sooners.
Oklahoma won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 16.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 53.5.
Landry Jones completed 26 of 42 pass attempts for 254 yards for the Sooners in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Tim Jefferson rushed for 96 yards for Air Force, while Jared Tew added 93 yards. Tim Jefferson threw for 107 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Jonathan Warzeka and Zach Kauth had 48 and 45 yards respectively.
Oklahoma was outgained by Air Force 458-367 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-24 by the Falcons.
Air Force led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:11/25:49 split in that important category.
Oklahoma looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. Air Force will aim to get back on the winning track at Wyoming.