The Norman Transcript

Breaking News

OU Sports

November 5, 2013

OU's 2014 football schedule finalized

Sooners will play three of their last four game at home

NORMAN — The Big 12 Conference released the 2014 football schedule Tuesday, giving Oklahoma the opportunity to announce its entire schedule for next season.

OU had previously set the dates for its non-conference home games against Louisiana Tech (Aug. 30) and Tennessee (Sept. 13) and road game at Tulsa (Sept. 20).

The Sooners will play nine conference games in succession next season, beginning with the league-opener Sept. 27 at West Virginia. The meeting with the Mountaineers will be the first of three straight Big 12 games away from Owen Field.

OU plays the first of two straight games in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex when it goes to TCU Oct. 4. The Sooners will renew the Red River Rivalry Oct. 11 against Texas at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas.

The only game at Owen Field in October follows Oct. 18 when Kansas State comes to Norman.

The Sooners could potentially close October with another Thursday night game. Their game at Iowa State will be Oct. 30 or Nov. 1.

The schedule is backloaded with home games with three of the last four games at Owen Field.

Baylor comes to Norman Nov. 8. The last road game is Nov. 15 at Texas Tech. The schedule concludes with home games against Kansas (Nov. 22) and Oklahoma State.

The Bedlam game will be the regular-season finale, but the Big 12 hasn’t decided whether the game will be Nov. 29 or Dec. 6.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
OU Sports
  • _Y_R3186 Sooners succumb to Longhorns in run-rule shutout

    Oklahoma had its chances. The Sooners put eight runners on base Friday night against Texas, several times with no outs. And stranded every one of them....

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • OU draws even in rout of West Virginia

    As Oklahoma’s players jogged back to the dugout following the top of the first inning against West Virginia, no one appeared overly excited. It was the classic case of masking the emotions....

    April 19, 2014

  • OU V Texas Casey sparks Sooners at the plate against Longhorns

    Oklahoma put runners in scoring position all night, but midway through Thursday’s series opener against Texas, the Sooners couldn’t do much with them. Heading into the bottom of the fifth, they had stranded a handful of runners, including ...

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Offense disappears in shutout loss to Mountaineers

    Everything Oklahoma did Thursday night looked rushed. It fell behind quickly, hacked at pitches early in counts and even recorded outs in a time-efficient manner....

    April 18, 2014

  • OU womens gym Sooners eager for title shot

    After fighting all season long to stay near the top of the women’s gymnastics rankings, the time has come for Oklahoma to show it belongs there. The NCAA Women’s Gymnastics Championships kick-off at 1 p.m. today and the second ranked ...

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Shannon won’t face criminal charges

    Oklahoma linebacker Frank Shannon will not face criminal charges for an alleged sexual assault. Any punishment he receives will be through the University....

    April 18, 2014

  • Much riding on Red River rivalry series

    Coach Patty Gasso said before last weekend’s road trip to Baylor that the Big 12 championship would run through Waco. The Sooners took care of that, taking two of three from the Bears to take control of the title race....

    April 17, 2014

  • Sooners hoping to keep momentum of marathon victory

    Practice was brief Wednesday afternoon at L. Dale Mitchell Park. Rest was more important than work after what Oklahoma had gone through the previous night....

    April 17, 2014

  • OU’s Hornbeak to transfer

    In a surprising decision, sophomore guard Je’lon Hornbeak informed Oklahoma’s coaching staff on Tuesday he will transfer at the end of the spring semester....

    April 16, 2014

  • BedlamBaseball2 Sooners prevail in 18-inning Bedlam showdown

    STILLWATER — Oklahoma hoped a little more pop in the lineup would serve as an energy injection....

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo