Longhorns Fall 28-20 Against Oklahoma - Game Recap
DeMarco Murray scampered through the Texas defense for 115 yards as Oklahoma handed the Longhorns a 28-20 defeat on Saturday at Cotton Bowl.
Oklahoma won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 46.5.
Landry Jones completed 24 of 39 pass attempts for 236 yards for the Sooners in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
D.J. Monroe rushed for 65 yards for Texas, while Foswhitt Whittaker added 52 yards. Garrett Gilbert threw for 266 yards for the Longhorns, while receivers James Kirkendoll and Malcolm Williams had 87 and 58 yards respectively.
Oklahoma was outgained by Texas 373-360 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-15 by the Sooners.
Oklahoma led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:08/26:52 split in that important category.
Oklahoma heads into a Week 7 battle against Iowa State. Texas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nebraska.