OU-Texas | Red River Rivalry 2012
DALLAS — Damien Williams broke off a 95-yard touchdown run for the longest rush in Red River Rivalry history, Blake Bell powered his way in for four TDs and No. 13 Oklahoma beat No. 15 Texas 63-21 Saturday for its second straight blowout in the series.
COMMENTARY — Texas coach Mack Brown said he wanted the Longhorns to play more of a physical, SEC style of football this season. Oklahoma showed him what that looks like in a methodical 63-21 victory Saturday in the Cotton Bowl.
DALLAS — This is what Oklahoma expected from Mike Stoops' return. By any measure, the Sooners' defensive performance in Saturday's 63-21 win over Texas at the Cotton Bowl was dominant.
ABC sportscasters Brad Nessler and Todd Blackledge earned high marks for keeping the marathon, four-hour OU-Texas telecast interesting when the game — for all practical purposes — was over only an hour into the telecast.
DALLAS — Jalen Saunders found out Wednesday his appeal to the NCAA for immediate eligibility was approved. Saturday, the junior receiver, who transferred from Fresno State, was in the Cotton Bowl playing in Oklahoma's 63-21 rout of Texas.
Grading the Sooners in their 63-21 rout of Texas is like deciding what to eat at an Eddie Deen's barbeque buffet. You can't go wrong no matter what you pick.
DALLAS — The Cotton Bowl erupted as the Sooners' plays changed the game. They didn't know what was happening or if they would hold onto the ball.
Here's a look at what players and coaches were saying after Oklahoma's 63-21 rout of Texas.
Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones hasn't been the most popular player during his tenure. But week after week, Jones continues to set records and move up all-time leader boards.
OU-Texas Live Chat Recap
OU 63, Texas 21
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