Oklahoma 45, Missouri 23

September 30, 1978 | at Norman | Attendance 72,371


Scoring by Quarter 1 2 3 4   F
Oklahoma (3-0, #1) 21 7 17 0 - 45
Missouri (, #14) 0 7 2 14 - 23


Team Stats OU OPP
First Downs 24 26
 
Totals Yards 516 463
Plays 63 92
Avg 8.2 5.0
 
Rushing Yards 484 263
Attempts 55 61
Avg 8.8 4.3
 
Passing Yards 32 200
Comp-Att 2-8 17-31
Comp % 25% 55%
Avg/Comp 16.0 11.8
 
Return Yards*
 
Turnovers (Fum-Int) 2 (2-0) 4 (2-2)
 
Penalties-Yds 9-92 5-72
 
Time of Possession
* Based on available return stats; Prior to the mid-2000s, this usually meant punt and interceptions returns, at best.