1895 Oklahoma Sooners football
ConferenceIndependent
1895 record0–1
Head coach
Seasons
1896 →
1895 Southern college football independents records
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Texas     5 0 0
LSU     3 0 0
Arkansas     1 0 0
Henry Kendall     1 0 0
North Carolina     7 1 1
VMI     5 1 0
West Virginia     5 1 0
Centre     4 1 1
Wofford     3 1 0
Virginia     9 3 0
Navy     5 2 0
VAMC     4 2 0
Ole Miss     2 1 0
South Carolina     2 1 0
Tennessee     3 2 1
Tulane     3 2 0
Kentucky State     4 5 0
North Carolina A&M     1 2 1
Delaware     1 3 0
Centenary     1 1 0
Wake Forest     0 0 1
Marshall     0 1 1
Columbian     0 1 1
Catholic University     0 1 0
Oklahoma     0 1 0
Furman     0 2 0
Mississippi A&M     0 2 0
Richmond     0 5 1

The 1895 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the Oklahoma Sooners of the University of Oklahoma during the 1895 college football season and was its first football team ever fielded.[1] The team completed its inaugural season with a 0–1 record. The Sooners played their first football game in history against a town team from Oklahoma City and lost by a final score of 34–0. This was the program's one and only season under the guidance of head coach John A. Harts. The next season he was gold prospecting in the Arctic.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
November 7at Oklahoma City TownOklahoma City, Oklahoma TerritoryL 0–34

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Roster

1895 Oklahoma Sooners Football[3]
  • Fred Bene
  • Jasper Clapham
  • Bert Dunn
  • J. C. Evans
   
  • John Prickett
  • R. Risinger
  • Royter

See also

References

  1. ^ "2014 Oklahoma Football Media Guide". soonersports.com. 2015. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
  2. ^ "Oklahoma Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 19, 2015.
  3. ^ "1895 OU Football Roster - SoonerStats - Historical scores, records, and stats for Oklahoma Sooners football, basketball, baseball, and softball".