OU football by the numbers: Sooners limit Kansas to 16 passing yards

by Jenni Carlson Published: October 19, 2013

Here is a look at Oklahoma's 34-19 win over Kansas by the numbers:

* 7.0: Yards per play allowed by the Oklahoma defense on Kansas' opening drive

* 3.9: Yards per play allowed at the end of the game.

* 15-0: Record under Bob Stoops by the Sooners the week after the Red River Rivalry.

* 16: Passing yards for the Jayhawks, the lowest by a Sooner opponent since Arkansas threw for only 13 yards in the 2002 Cotton Bowl.

* 24: Consecutive losses in conference games by Kansas, dating back to the 2010 season when the Jayhawks beat then-Big 12 opponent Colorado on Nov. 6

* 53: Rushing yards by Sooner quarterback Blake Bell, who had minus-27 a week ago against Texas.

* 78: Rushing yards per game averaged by Kansas running back James Sims entering Saturday's game.

* 85: Rushing yards by Sims mid-way through the first quarter against the Sooners.

* 44: Rushing yards by Sims the remainder of the game.

* 136: Yards of offense by Kansas in the first quarter.

* 65: Yards over the last three quarters.


by Jenni Carlson
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Jenni Carlson, a sports columnist at The Oklahoman since 1999, came by her love of sports honestly. She grew up in a sports-loving family in Kansas. Her dad coached baseball and did color commentary on the radio for the high school football...
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