1903 Oklahoma Sooners football
ConferenceIndependent
1903 record5–4–3
Head coach
CaptainClyde Bogle
Seasons
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1903 Southern college football independents records
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Livingstone     3 0 0
Kentucky University     7 1 0
West Virginia     7 1 0
East Florida Seminary     5 1 0
VPI     5 1 0
South Carolina     8 2 0
Stetson     2 1 1
Virginia     7 2 1
Georgetown     7 3 0
VMI     2 1 0
Texas A&M     7 3 1
North Carolina     6 3 0
Maryland     7 4 0
Florida State College     3 2 1
Oklahoma     5 4 3
Louisiana Industrial     1 1 0
North Carolina A&M     4 4 0
Oklahoma A&M     0 0 2
Southwestern Louisiana Industrial     1 1 0
Tusculum     1 1 0
Arkansas     3 4 0
Navy     4 7 1
Howard (AL)     2 3 0
Columbian     2 5 0
Florida     1 3 0
Goldey College     0 1 1
Davidson     1 4 0
Tennessee Docs     0 4 0
TCU     0 7 0

The 1903 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1903 college football season. In their second year under head coach Mark McMahon, the Sooners compiled a 5–4–3 record, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 93 to 35.[1]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 3ChiloccoNorman, Oklahoma TerritoryW 38–5[2]
October 9at KingfisherKingfisher, Oklahoma TerritoryT 0–0[3]
October 17at TexasT 6–6[4]
October 19at Texas A&MBryan, TXW 6–0[5]
October 26vs. FairmountOklahoma City, Oklahoma TerritoryW 11–5[6]
October 31Kansas State NormalNorman, Oklahoma TerritoryT 6–6[7]
November 7at KansasL 5–17[8]
November 13vs. Texas
  • Colcord Park
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Territory
L 5–112,000[9][10]
November 19at ArkansasL 0–12[11]
November 20vs. Missouri MinesJoplin, MSW 12–6[12]
November 26vs. Bethany (KS)
  • Colcord Park
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Territory
L 10–126,000[13]
December 4at Lawton Town TeamLawton, Oklahoma TerritoryW 27–5[14]

References

  1. ^ "1900 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 20, 2015.
  2. ^ "Chilocco Lost". Weekly Republican-Traveler. Arkansas City, Kansas. October 8, 1903. p. 1. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  3. ^ "Neither Scored A Ball". The Wichita Daily Eagle. Wichita, Kansas. October 10, 1903. p. 2. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  4. ^ "Varsity Is Given A Fierce Tussle". The Austin Statesman. Austin, Texas. October 18, 1903. p. 8. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  5. ^ "College Students Paint Town Red". The Oklahoma State Capital. Guthrie, Oklahoma. October 21, 1903. p. 3. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  6. ^ "Fairmount Defeated: Oklahoma University Defeated Fairmount 11 to 5". The Wichita Daily Eagle. October 27, 1903. p. 5 – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ "Six To Six The Score". The Wichita Daily Eagle. Wichita, Kansas. November 1, 1903. p. 1. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  8. ^ "Defeat For Oklahoma". The Topeka Daily Capital. Topeka, Kansas. November 8, 1903. p. 1. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  9. ^ "Defeated Oklahoma". Houston Post. Houston, Texas. November 14, 1903. p. 3. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  10. ^ "Texas's Victory". The Galveston Daily News. Galveston, Texas. November 14, 1903. p. 9. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  11. ^ "Football At University". Arkansas Democrat. Little Rock, Arkansas. November 21, 1903. p. 1. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  12. ^ "Oklahoma 12, Rolla 6". St. Louis Republic. St. Louis, Missouri. November 21, 1903. p. 10. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  13. ^ "A Victory For The Swedes". Kansas City Times. Kansas City, Missouri. November 27, 1903. p. 6. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  14. ^ "Lawton Is Defeated". The Oklahoma State Capital. Guthrie, Oklahoma. December 5, 1903. p. 2. Retrieved August 21, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.