Oklahoma defensive coordinator Mike Stoops: 'I've never had so much fun in my life'

Here is a look at what Oklahoma players and coaches were saying after the 51-48 victory over Oklahoma State.
by Ryan Aber Published: November 24, 2012

“He's a competitor. I have a lot of respect for both of their corners.”

Sooners defensive back Tony Jefferson on starting overtime on defense:

“That's what we wanted. Our defense came and stepped up when we need it to. I let them know that it was all on us now. This is the type of game you live for. I'm just proud in how that defense overcame the adversity that we faced early on with the run game.”

Mike Stoops on Josh Stewart's 75-yard touchdown reception to start the second half:

“It was a little bit of a roller coaster today. The first play of the second half, we've got a safety that's nowhere to be found and we lose momentum after we scored to end the first half.”

by Ryan Aber
Reporter
Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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