Oklahoma 55 – Pittsburgh 29

September 25, 1971 ▪ at Pittsburgh ▪ Attendance 34,916

Scoring

TEAM 1 2 3 4   1H 2H   F
#11 Oklahoma (1-0) 21 21 6 7 42 13 55
Pittsburgh (1-0) 11 6 0 12 17 12 29

Team Stats

Stat OU OPP
First Downs 23 24
Total Yards 567 484
– Plays 59 88
– Yards/Play 9.6 5.5
Rushing Yards 418 297
– Attempts 50 59
– Yards/Attempt 8.4 5.0
Passing Yards 149 187
– Completions-Attempts 6-9 16-29
– Completion % 67% 55%
– Yards/Completion 24.8 11.7
Return Yards *
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 1 (1-0) 2 (0-2)
Penalties-Yards -26 -17
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.