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 History  
 First Year of Football 1895 (2006 was 112th season)
 All-Time Record 768-292-53 (.714) | Yearly Results
 Record since WWII 524-160-13 (.761) - No. 1 in Nation
 Record since AP Poll 581-189-22 (.748) - No. 1 in Nation
 All-Time in Conference 417-132-22 (.750)
 All-Time in Big 12 62-26 (.705)
 Most Consecutive Wins 47, 1953-1957 (NCAA Record)
 All-Time Points Scored 29,180 (No. 1 in Nation)
 Undefeated Seasons 14 (Last in 2000)
 11+ Win Seasons 17 (No. 1 in Nation)
 10+ Win Seasons 29 - No. 1 in Nation
 Sooners on TV 249 Games (160-84-5)
 First TV Game Nov. 8, 1952 on NBC
   
 Team Honors  
 National Championships 2000,1985,1975,1974,1956,1955,1950
 Title Years by Polling Org. 16 (Source - NCAA)
 Conference Titles 40 (Last in 2006)
 Big 12 Conference Titles 4 (2006, 2004, 2002, 2000)
 Bowl Appearances 40 (Last in 2007)
 All-Time Bowl Record 24-15-1 (.613)
 Weeks at No. 1 in AP Poll 95 (Tied for most with Notre Dame)
 Weeks in Top 5 in AP Poll 342 (No. 1 in Nation)
 Years in Final AP Poll 47
   
 Player Honors  
 All-Americans 142 (63 consensus)
 First Team All-Conference 430 (every year since 1926)
 Heisman Trophy Winners 4 (2003, 1978, 1969, 1952)
 Sooner in Heisman Top 10 23 Seasons
 Outland Trophy Winners 5 (Last in 2004)
 Butkus Award Winners 4 (Last in 2003)
 Lombardi Award Winners 3 (Last in 2003)
 Thorpe Award Winners 3 (Last in 2003)
 National Award Winners 63 National Award Winners
 NFL Draft Picks 316 (four No. 1 Picks)
 First-Round NFL Picks 36 (Last in 2006)
 College Football HOF 17 (Last in 2005)
 Pro Football HOF 2 (McDonald & Selmon)
 Oklahoma Sports HOF 18 (Last in 2006)
   
 Head Coaches  
 Number of Coaches 21
 Most Victories 157 - Barry Switzer (1973-1988)
 Best Winning Percentage .837 - Barry Switzer
 Most Conference Wins 100 - Barry Switzer
 Best Conf. Winning % .900 - Bud Wilkinson (1947-1963)
 Most Seasons 22 - Bennie Owen (1905-1926)
 Most Conference Titles 14 - Bud Wilkinson
 Most Bowl Wins 8 - Barry Switzer (8-5 overall)
 Most Bowl Games 13 - Barry Switzer
 College Football HOF 5 (Last in 2001)
 Oklahoma Sports HOF 3 (Last in 2001)
   
 University  
 School Official Name The University of Oklahoma
 School Location Norman, Okla. (Pop. 103,000)
 Enrollment 30,447
 Official Colors Crimson & Cream
 Team Nickname Sooners
 Mascot Sooner Schooner
 Fight Song Boomer Sooner!
   
 Stadium  
 Stadium Name Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial
 Field Name Owen Field (Honoring Bennie Owen)
 Official Capacity 82,112
 Largest Crowd 85,313 - Nov. 11, 2006 vs. Texas Tech
 All-Time Stadium Record 330-78-15 (.798)
 Most Consecutive Wins 25 games | 1947-1952
 First Game at Site Oct. 20, 1923 (OU 62, Wash-Mo. 7)
   
 
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