Tom Herman and the team take the field at the Cotton Bowl.
WR Collin Johnson well defended.
QB Sam Ellinger
LB Malik Jefferson had a little too much momentum a OU QB Baker Mayfield slips past him.
Wheeler making the sack.
DB John Bonney making the interception of Baker Mayfield.
QB Sam Ellinger
RB Chris Warren III
RB Chris Warren III tiptoeing up the sideline.
LB Anthony Wheeler tackling OU RB Trey Sermon for a loss.
QB Sam Ellinger on a keeper.
RB Chris Warren III barely keeping his knee off the ground as he keeps on his feet for a 1st down.
QB Shane Buechele had to step in for a series after Ellinger was injured after a hard hit.
Shane Buechele scrambling for a gain.
RB Kyle Porter getting the Longhorn’s first TD of the game.
OL Terrell Cuney celebrating the score.
WR Lil’ Jordan Humphrey grabbing a reception
LB Breckyn Hager just missing an interception.
QB Sam Ellinger falling just short of a TD.
RB Chris Warren III making a push to the endzone.
RB Chris Warren III gets into the endzone with a little help from Ellinger.
WR Collin Johnson unable to come down with the ball while being defended by Parnell Motley.
TE Cade Brewer making a catch for a big gain late in the 4th quarter.
QB Sam Ellinger trying to put the ball inside the pylon.
QB Sam Ellinger getting the ball over the goal line for a score that puts the Longhorns up for the first time in the game with 8:01 left in the 4 quarter.
Ellinger celebrates with his teammates.
QB Sam Ellinger on a keeper late in the 4th quarter.
DB Brandon Jones has Baker Mayfield in the grasp. Mayfield was able to get rid of the ball before taking the sack.
If there is one thing that is a constant in college football, it’s the Texas-Oklahoma game, a contest that delivers plenty of bang for its considerable buck every year, even when one team wallops the other.
But Saturday’s 112
th edition of the Red River Showdown proved this rivalry’s mettle once again, as the 12 th-ranked Sooners outlasted the never-say-die Longhorns, 29-24, before a capacity crowd of 93,552 rabid, loud and, ultimately, wrung out fans in the venerable Cotton Bowl on the grounds of the State Fair of Texas. Did you enjoy this story? Please share it!