Recap - Sooners Defeat Texas 63-21
|Recap - Sooners Defeat Texas 63-21|
Landry Jones sliced and diced the Longhorns defense for 321 yards as Oklahoma handed Texas a 63-21 defeat on Saturday at Cotton Bowl.
Oklahoma was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Damien Williams rushed for 167 yards, while Brennan Clay added 59 yards in the win. Trey Millard and Justin Brown added 119 and 73 receiving yards respectively.
Daje Johnson rushed for 41 yards for Texas, while Johnathan Gray added 16 yards. David Ash threw for 113 yards for the Longhorns, while receivers Mike Davis and M.J. McFarland had 89 and 39 yards respectively.
Texas was outgained by Oklahoma 677-289 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-13 by the Sooners.
Texas lost the time of possession battle 37:02/22:58, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Oklahoma takes its act home to face Kansas looking for another win. For Texas, they head home to face Baylor.