Oklahoma football: Comparing the OU and Texas A&M football programs

by Jason Kersey Published: December 8, 2012
Advertisement
;

Here is a tale-of-the-tape comparison of the Oklahoma and Texas A&M football programs:

2012 RECORD

* Texas A&M 10-2 (6-2 SEC) — Oklahoma 10-2 (8-1 Big 12)


Both of each teams' losses came to current top-10 teams at home.

CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

* Texas A&M 18 — Oklahoma 44

The Sooners shared a conference title this year; Texas A&M's last one came in 1998, when it won the Big 12.

RECOGNIZED NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

* Texas A&M 1 (1939) — Oklahoma 7 (1950, 1955, 1956, 1974, 1975, 1985, 2000)

The Aggies also claim national titles from 1919 and 1927.

MARCHING BANDS

* Fightin' Texas Aggie Band — The Pride of Oklahoma

When Texas A&M was in the Big 12, its outstanding band was always an exciting element of hosting the Aggies.

Continue reading this story on the...

   Please Login to your Facebook account to see comments
by Jason Kersey
OU Sports Reporter
Jason Kersey became The Oklahoman's OU football beat writer in May 2012 after a year covering high school sports and OSU recruiting. Before joining the newspaper in November 2006 as a part-time results clerk, he covered high school football for...
+ show more


Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Referees flag Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah for celebration penalty after slide and prayer in...
  2. 2
    Billy Crystal breaks down in tears during Robin Williams memorial
  3. 3
    Family asks for help finding hit-and-run driver
  4. 4
    Residents Voice Bridge Safety Concerns Near Lexington
  5. 5
    Found: Oklahoma police find missing 9-month-old & 6-year-old
+ show more