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Texas 41, Oklahoma 9


October 10, 1970 • Cotton Bowl • Dallas, TX • •
Oklahoma Sooners Texas Longhorns
9
Team 1 2 3 4 Totals
Sooners 0 3 0 6 9
Longhorns 0 14 13 14 41
41


A: 71,938

No. 2 (UPI) Texas..24th win in a row...three fumble recoveries, an interception...booming OU punts and fumbles kept OU in game in first half

OU 12th loss in 13 meetings versus Texas despite scoring first for 42nd time in 71 rivalry games

Summary[]

1st Quarter

No Scoring

2nd Quarter

OU: Bruce Derr 51 yard field goal

TEX: Jim Bertselsen 9 yard run (Feller kick)...set up by fumble recovery and scored on five plays

TEX: TE Deryl Comer 7 yard pass from Eddie Phillips (Feller kick), :19...Dean Campbell 28-yard punt return

3rd Quarter

TEX: Phillips 10 yard run (kick failed)

TEX: Terry Collins 13 yard run (Feller kick)

4th Quarter

OU: FB Leon Crosswhite 1 yard run (run failed), 3:39

TEX: Steve Worster 3 yard run (Feller kick)**

TEX: backup Steve Fleming 2 yard run (Feller kick), :31

Stats[]

Team

First Downs: OU 16, TEX 17

Rushing: OU 212, TEX 310

Passing: OU 3/11/10/2, TEX 3/7/25/0

Returns: OU 69, TEX 29

Punts: OU 4/44.5, TEX 6/34.5

Fumbles Lost: OU 3, TEX 3

Penalty Yards: OU 37, TEX 53

References[]

    • Unsure if before or after OU TD
  • "Oklahoma Falls to Longhorn Ground Game, 41-9". Palm Beach Post. 11 Oct 1970.
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