Oklahoma 21, Syracuse 6

January 1, 1959 | at Miami | Attendance 75,281


Scoring by Quarter 1 2 3 4   F
Oklahoma (9-1, #5) 14 0 7 0 - 21
Syracuse (8-1, #9) 0 0 0 6 - 6


Team Stats OU OPP
First Downs 12 18
 
Totals Yards 245 311
Plays 48 81
Avg 5.1 3.8
 
Rushing Yards 152 239
Attempts 44 56
Avg 3.5 4.3
 
Passing Yards 93 72
Comp-Att 3-4 10-25
Comp % 75% 40%
Avg/Comp 31.0 7.2
 
Return Yards*
 
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 1 (1-0) 4 (2-2)
 
Penalties-Yds 3-35 4-20
 
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.