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Player (140)

 

Class

 

Pos

 

HT

 

WT

 

Hometown

 

High School

8

 

Alexander, Everett

 

FR

 

DB

 

6-2

 

185

 

Tulsa, OK

 

McClain

 

Alexander, Jerry

 

FR

 

HB

 

6-0

 

185

 

Duncan, OK

 

Duncan

19

 

Allen, Russ

 

SO

 

DB

 

6-2

 

180

 

Ada, OK

 

Ada

67

 

Angel, Keith

 

SR

 

DT

 

6-3

 

242

 

Kirkwood, MO

 

Kirkwood

14

 

Babb, Mike

 

SR

 

CB

 

6-2

 

197

 

Ada, OK

 

Ada

17

 

Banks, Basil

 

JR

 

CB

 

5-11

 

177

 

Galveston, TX

 

 

Beavin, Rickey

 

FR

 

DE

 

6-3

 

200

 

Lawton, OK

 

51

 

Bechtold, Bill

 

JR

 

C

 

6-4

 

231

 

Midwest City, OK

 

Midwest City

80

 

Berry, Mike

 

SR

 

TE

 

6-2

 

222

 

Oklahoma City, OK

 

Millwood

10

 

Bishop, Bobby

 

FR

 

RB

 

6-3

 

193

 

Farmersville, TX

 

36

 

Blake, John

 

FR

 

FB/NG

 

6-0

 

220

 

Sand Springs, OK

 

Page

 

Bockelman, Chris

 

JR

 

HB

 

5-9

 

205

 

Laverne, OK

 

Laverne

 

Bowers, Derek

 

SO

 

DB

 

6-1

 

190

 

Ada, OK

 

Ada

26

 

Burget, Barry

 

SR

 

DE

 

6-3

 

217

 

Stroud, OK

 

Stroud

79

 

Byford, Lyndle

 

JR

 

OT

 

6-5

 

280

 

Duncan, OK

 

Empire Consolidated

 

Canada, Dennis

 

FR

 

HB

 

5-10

 

175

 

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

69

 

Carner, Jim

 

JR

 

OG

 

6-4

 

255

 

Tulsa, OK

 

Hale

49

 

Castleberry, Mike

 

FR

 

RB/LB

 

6-1

 

190

 

Denison, TX

 

Denison

 

Chandler, Brett

 

FR

 

K

 

6-0

 

185

 

Tulsa, OK

 

Memorial

58

 

Charles, Darrel

 

FR

 

DE

 

6-2

 

210

 

St. Martinville, LA

 

48

 

Coast, Mike

 

JR

 

LB

 

5-11

 

198

 

Bartlesville, OK

 

Sooner

81

 

Cobbs, John

 

SR

 

TE

 

6-2

 

235

 

Del City, OK

 

Del City

30

 

Coleman, Royce

 

FR

 

RB

 

6-0

 

190

 

Plainview, TX

 

Plainview

 

Coshow, Larry

 

JR

 

C

 

6-0

 

230

 

Pauls Valley, OK

 

Pauls Valley

98

 

Couch, Jeff

 

SR

 

MG

 

6-3

 

219

 

Cordell, OK

 

Cordell

 

Crable, Jim

 

SO

 

SE

 

6-2

 

185

 

Dallas, TX

 

W. T. White

 

Crim, Tom

 

FR

 

HB

 

5-8

 

180

 

Oklahoma City, OK

 

U.S. Grant

71

 

Cross, Ricky/Rickey

 

JR

 

DT

 

6-3

 

221

 

Rockwall, TX

 

Rockwall

75

 

Crouch, Terry

 

JR

 

OG

 

6-1

 

242

 

Dallas, TX

 

Skyline

61

 

Culver, Ed

 

JR

 

OG

 

6-3

 

253

 

Tahlequah, OK

 

Tahlequah

28

 

Cumby, George

 

SR

 

LB

 

6-0

 

205

 

Tyler/Gorman, TX

 

 

Davis, Joe

 

SO

 

QB

 

5-9

 

170

 

Muskogee, OK

 

85

 

Davis, Paul

 

FR

 

WR

 

6-3

 

178

 

Gretna, LA

 

78

 

Dawson, Scott

 

JR

 

DT

 

6-2

 

246

 

Shawnee, OK

 

Shawnee

84

 

Dewberry, Robert

 

SO

 

DT

 

6-3

 

220

 

Tyler, TX

 

13

 

Dillard, Phillip

 

FR

 

QB

 

5-11

 

170

 

Texarkana, AR

 

38

 

Dittman, Barry

 

SR

 

LB

 

6-0

 

205

 

Houston, TX

 

Clear Lake

 

Dixon, Vann

 

SO

 

FS

 

5-11

 

180

 

Marietta, OK

 

Marietta

29

 

Downing, Dewayne/Dwayne

 

FR

 

QB/S

 

6-0

 

177

 

Vinita, OK

 

Vinita

 

Erickson, Bob

 

JR

 

DB

 

6-1

 

180

 

Putnam City, OK

 

West

 

Faulkner, Mark

 

SO

 

HB

 

5-11

 

192

 

Jet, OK

 

Jet-Nash

74

 

Ferguson, Glenn

 

FR

 

T

 

6-7

 

245

 

Owasso, OK

 

Owasso

 

Foley, Mark

 

SO

 

LB

 

6-1

 

225

 

Framingham, MA

 

South

44

 

Fontenette, Johnny

 

FR

 

DE

 

6-1

 

195

 

St. Martinville, LA

 

Delahoussaye

 

Gardner, Gary

 

FR

 

C

 

6-3

 

225

 

Durant, OK

 

Durant

92

 

Gary, Keith

 

JR

 

DT

 

6-3

 

245

 

Washington, DC

 

46

 

Goodlow, Daryl

 

FR

 

RB

 

6-3

 

215

 

Maplewood, MO

 

Richmond Heights

72

 

Goodman, John

 

SR

 

DT

 

6-5

 

231

 

Garland, TX

 

Garland

77

 

Graham, Elbert

 

SO

 

OT

 

6-4

 

255

 

Greenville, TX

 

Greenville

12

 

Grayson, Bobby

 

SO

 

SE

 

5-11

 

170

 

Beggs, OK

 

Beggs

 

Haddad, David

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hardin, Robert

 

SR

 

SE

 

5-11

 

188

 

Chickasha, OK

 

Chickasha

93

 

Harris, Jerome

 

SR

 

DL

 

6-3

 

252

 

Dumas, AR

 

6

 

Haworth, Steve

 

FR

 

DB

 

6-0

 

168

 

Durant, OK

 

Durant

33

 

Hebert, Bud

 

SR

 

FS

 

6-0

 

185

 

Beaumont, TX

 

South Park

 

Higginbotham, John

 

FR

 

DT

 

6-2

 

237

 

Hugo, OK

 

Hugo

 

Hill, Greg

 

FR

 

HB

 

5-10

 

180

 

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

9

 

Hoge, John

 

SO

 

K

 

5-11

 

190

 

Dallas, TX

 

Bishop Dunn/Dunne

86

 

Holmes, Steve

 

SO

 

OT

 

6-5

 

230

 

Yukon, OK

 

Yukon

 

Howard, James

 

JR

 

FB

 

5-10

 

190

 

St. Louis, MO

 

Northwest

59

 

Irvin, Darrell

 

SR

 

OT

 

6-4

 

264

 

Pawhuska, OK

 

Pawhuska

21

 

Jenkins, Kenneth

 

FR

 

RB

 

5-11

 

180

 

San Antonio, TX

 

 

Jennings, Dane

 

FR

 

LB

 

6-2

 

206

 

West Monroe, LA

 

15

 

Jimerson, Jay

 

JR

 

CB

 

5-9

 

171

 

Norman, OK

 

Norman

62

 

Jones, Jim

 

JR

 

OG

 

6-5

 

231

 

Turpin, OK

 

Turpin

37

 

Jones, Randy

 

SO

 

HB

 

5-11

 

180

 

Crescent, OK

 

Crescent

83

 

Joyce, Mike

 

SR

 

DE

 

6-2

 

216

 

Lakewood, CO

 

Lakewood

42

 

Joyner, Barry

 

JR

 

FB

 

6-1

 

217

 

Killeen, TX

 

99

 

Keeling, Mike

 

FR

 

K/E

 

6-3

 

196

 

Dallas, TX

 

W. T. White

60

 

Key, Don

 

SO

 

DE

 

6-2

 

245

 

Pasadena, TX

 

Pasadena

 

Kopepasah, Steve

 

FR

 

HB

 

5-9

 

170

 

Lawton, OK

 

43

 

Ledbetter, Weldon

 

FR

 

FB

 

6-2

 

210

 

St. Louis, MO

 

Christian Brothers

 

Legg, Jerry

 

JR

 

FS

 

6-1

 

197

 

Putnam City, OK

 

West

95

 

Lewis, Johnnie

 

SO

 

NG

 

6-1

 

230

 

Carol City, FL

 

 

Lovelady, Mike

 

SO

 

DB

 

6-2

 

188

 

Houston, TX

 

Forest Brook

25

 

Lowell, Gary

 

SO

 

DB

 

6-0

 

180

 

Sherman, TX

 

52

 

Lucky, Mark

 

JR

 

C

 

5-11

 

240

 

Rosenberg, TX

 

 

McDonald, Jeff

 

SO

 

DB

 

5-10

 

180

 

Elk City, OK

 

Elk City

89

 

McDonough, Kevin

 

JR

 

DE

 

6-2

 

221

 

St. Louis, MO

 

Riverview Garden

34

 

McKeaver, Steve

 

FR

 

RB

 

6-2

 

192

 

Altus, OK

 

Altus

35

 

McKim, Jay

 

JR

 

HB

 

5-11

 

186

 

Denver, CO

 

Kennedy

 

Minor, Stan

 

FR

 

HB

 

6-0

 

182

 

Tulsa, OK

 

Memorial

70

 

Mitchell, Kelly

 

SO

 

OT

 

6-4

 

235

 

Sallisaw, OK

 

Sallisaw

97

 

Moore, Frank

 

JR

 

DT

 

6-3

 

234

 

Oklahoma City, OK

 

Millwood

11

 

Nixon, Freddie

 

SR

 

HB

 

5-11

 

195

 

Miami, FL

 

Carol City

94

 

Nowlin, Bill

 

SR

 

DT

 

6-3

 

243

 

Sallisaw, OK

 

Sallisaw

 

Oathout, Wes

 

FR

 

DB

 

6-1

 

190

 

Caldwell, KS

 

64

 

O'Gara, Bill

 

SR

 

OG

 

6-2

 

240

 

Shawnee Mission, KS

 

Bishop Meige/Miege

55

 

Ormand, Kevin

 

SO

 

OT

 

6-8

 

232

 

Ponca City, OK

 

Ponca City

66

 

Oubre, Louis

 

JR

 

OT

 

6-4

 

250

 

New Orleans, LA

 

St. Augustine

22

 

Overstreet, David

 

JR

 

HB

 

5-11

 

192

 

Big Sandy, TX

 

Big Sandy

 

Park, Greg

 

FR

 

DB

 

5-11

 

175

 

Watonga, OK

 

Watonga

63

 

Parker, Paul

 

FR

 

T

 

6-3

 

290

 

Tulsa, OK

 

Washington

27

 

Paul, Byron

 

SO

 

DB

 

6-1

 

187

 

Altus, OK

 

Altus

4

 

Pegues, Rod

 

SO

 

QB

 

6-3

 

180

 

Gainesville, TX

 

 

Peters, Karl

 

 

 

 

 

Pauls Valley, OK

 

Pauls Valley

7

 

Phelps, Kelly

 

SO

 

QB

 

5-11

 

185

 

Oklahoma City, OK

 

Putnam City

 

Pierson, Ronald

 

FR

 

HB

 

5-10

 

175

 

Sapulpa, OK

 

Sapulpa

 

Raley, John

 

SO

 

OG

 

6-3

 

230

 

Ponca City, OK

 

Ponca City

3

 

Ray, Darrol

 

SR

 

FS

 

6-2

 

210

 

Killeen, TX

 

41

 

Reilly, Mike

 

JR

 

DE

 

6-3

 

221

 

Miami, FL

 

Columbus Gables

24

 

Rhodes, Steve

 

SR

 

SE

 

6-0

 

186

 

Dallas, TX

 

Spruce

 

Rhodes, Tobin

 

FR

 

DB

 

6-2

 

177

 

Artesia, NM

 

 

Roberts, Greg

 

SO

 

K

 

5-9

 

178

 

Metairie, LA

 

45

 

Sanders, Jerry

 

SO

 

LB

 

6-3

 

210

 

Garland, TX

 

South Garland

39

 

Sellmyer, Greg

 

SR

 

DE

 

6-2

 

216

 

Amarillo, TX

 

Palo Duro

 

Shepard, Woodie

 

SR

 

HB

 

5-10

 

205

 

Odessa, TX

 

20

 

Sims, Billy

 

SR

 

HB

 

6-0

 

205

 

Hooks, TX

 

Hooks

18

 

Sitton, Ken

 

JR

 

DB

 

6-4

 

200

 

Marshall, TX

 

68

 

Slater, Bob

 

FR

 

L

 

6-4

 

205

 

Tulsa, OK

 

Mason

53

 

Smith, Reggie

 

FR

 

LB

 

6-2

 

206

 

Houston, TX

 

 

Smith, Siebert

 

FR

 

DT

 

6-2

 

232

 

San Diego, CA

 

16

 

Songy, Darrell

 

FR

 

DB

 

6-0

 

185

 

New Orleans, LA

 

St. Augustine

 

Stewart, Angelo

 

SO

 

FB

 

5-11

 

188

 

Lawton, OK

 

 

Sullivan, Johnny

 

SO

 

RB

 

6-0

 

200

 

Weatherford, OK

 

Weatherford

73

 

Tabor, Paul

 

SR

 

C

 

6-4

 

242

 

Houston, TX

 

Spring Branch

5

 

Taton, Bruce

 

SR

 

DE

 

6-4

 

211

 

Tulsa, OK

 

Hale

31

 

Taylor, Sherwood

 

SR

 

SS

 

6-1

 

189

 

Ada, OK

 

Ada

 

Turner, Kyle

 

JR

 

B

 

6-2

 

198

 

Claremore, OK

 

Claremore

96

 

Turner, Richard

 

JR

 

DT

 

6-1

 

244

 

Edmond, OK

 

Edmond

65

 

Tynes, Jack

 

SO

 

OG

 

6-3

 

245

 

Highland Park, TX

 

 

Valliere, George

 

FR

 

K

 

6-2

 

210

 

Claremore, OK

 

Claremore

82

 

Valora, Forrest

 

JR

 

TE

 

6-0

 

223

 

Phoenix, AZ

 

Trevor Brown

 

Van Osdol, Scott

 

SR

 

CB

 

5-9

 

168

 

Edmond, OK

 

Edmond

 

Ware, Robert

 

FR

 

OG

 

5-11

 

225

 

Apache, OK

 

Apache

1

 

Watts, J. C.

 

JR

 

QB

 

5-11

 

205

 

Eufaula, OK

 

Eufaula

88

 

Weddington, Mike

 

FR

 

E

 

6-2

 

204

 

Temple, TX

 

 

Wells, Tony

 

SO

 

HB

 

5-8

 

170

 

Overland Park, KS

 

Shawnee Mission North

50

 

Westman, Mark

 

SR

 

C

 

6-3

 

245

 

South Miami, FL

 

57

 

Whaley, Steve

 

SO

 

LE

 

6-3

 

193

 

Cleveland, OK

 

Cleveland

54

 

Whiteley, Ron

 

FR

 

L

 

6-4

 

215

 

Edmond, OK

 

Edmond

56

 

Williams, Dewey

 

JR

 

DE

 

6-1

 

215

 

Bartlesville, OK

 

College

91

 

Williams, Herman

 

FR

 

DT

 

6-3

 

235

 

Dallas, TX

 

Lake Highland

90

 

Williams, Jeff

 

JR

 

LB

 

6-2

 

212

 

Lakewood, CO

 

76

 

Williams, Steve

 

SO

 

OG

 

6-2

 

275

 

Lakewood, CO

 

Lakewood

87

 

Wilson, Keith

 

JR

 

TE

 

6-3

 

190

 

Putnam City, OK

 

West

32

 

Wilson, Stanley

 

FR

 

RB

 

6-0

 

193

 

Carson, CA

 

Banning

40

 

Winters, Chet

 

FR

 

RB

 

6-1

 

190

 

Jacksonville, AR

 

2

 

Wright, Willie

 

JR

 

HB

 

5-10

 

185

 

El Paso, TX

 

Burges

23

 

Young, Herbert

 

FR

 

DB

 

6-1

 

200

 

Garland, TX

 

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NOTES
- A (C) indicates a captain (named before each game in 1982, and 1995 through 1998).
- Players with incomplete or no information on a completed roster indicates that the player was not in that season's media guide, the player was on the B/Junior Varsity squad, or that person was part of the team in some unconfirmed capacity.





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