Recap - Sooners Defeat Louisiana-Monroe 34-0
|Recap - Sooners Defeat Louisiana-Monroe 34-0|
Louisiana-Monroe was unable to contain Trevor Knight on Saturday and the result was a 34-0 Week 1 loss against the Sooners.
Oklahoma won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 22.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 60.5.
Trevor Knight completed 11 of 28 pass attempts for 86 yards for the Sooners in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Warhawks defense.
Jyruss Edwards rushed for 9 yards for Louisiana-Monroe, while Monterrell Washington added 7 yards. Kolton Browning threw for 128 yards for the Warhawks, while receivers Rashon Ceaser and Je'Ron Hamm had 39 and 38 yards respectively.
Oklahoma outgained Louisiana-Monroe 429-166 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-9 by the Sooners.
The time of possession battle favored Oklahoma as their offense was on the field for 32:39, longer than the 27:21 of their opponents.
Oklahoma looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against West Virginia. Louisiana-Monroe will aim to get back on the winning track vs Grambling State.