Oklahoma 52, West Virginia 10

September 16, 1978 | at Norman | Attendance 71,885


Scoring by Quarter 1 2 3 4   F
Oklahoma (1-0, #3) 17 14 14 7 - 52
West Virginia (1-0, NR) 0 3 0 7 - 10


Team Stats OU OPP
First Downs 23 17
 
Totals Yards 456 212
Plays 75 80
Avg 6.1 2.7
 
Rushing Yards 351 143
Attempts 57 54
Avg 6.2 2.6
 
Passing Yards 105 69
Comp-Att 7-18 9-26
Comp % 39% 35%
Avg/Comp 15.0 7.7
 
Return Yards*
 
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 3 (1-2) 4 (1-3)
 
Penalties-Yds 6-76 6-40
 
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.