Friday, November 4, 2016

Oklahoma Defeats Iowa State, 34-24

Oklahoma entered Thursday night with a 17 game win streak against Iowa State and had never lost at Jack Trice Stadium.

The Cyclones, meanwhile, had been one of the more dangerous teams late in the season — despite their record — and had a habit of upsetting highly ranked teams in Ames late in the year.

While it looked at times like the home team was threatening to pull a wild Big 12 upset, they ended up becoming the latest victim of Baker Mayfield and a potent Sooners offense 34-24.

The quarterback threw for 328 yards and four touchdowns (along with an interception) in yet another efficient performance to keep Oklahoma’s record perfect in conference play. There was a lot resting on the shoulders of the signal-caller as the result of the team’s top two tailbacks both being out (Joe Mixon because of a suspension, Samaje Perine due to injury) but he did more than enough through the air with his arm and by using his feet to escape some constant defensive pressure. (College Football Talk)

WATCH >> Oklahoma vs Iowa State Highlights

Team 1 2 3 4 F
12 Oklahoma 14 14 3 3 34
Iowa State 3 14 0 7 24
Stat  OU ISU
First Downs 28 15
Total Yards 477 290
Pass Comp-Yards 25-328 16-160
Rushes-Yards 42-149 26-130
Penalties-Yards 5-50 5-45
3rd Down Conversions 6-13 5-13
4th Down Conversions 1-1 1-2
Fumbles Lost 0-0 1-0
Interceptions 1 0
Time of Possession 36:59 23:01

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