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Red Zone Woes

OU running back DeMarco Murray

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Championship caliber teams do not leave points on the field. When they have a chance to score, whether it is a touchdown or a field goal, they take advantage of those opportunities.

But, the Sooners were unable to accomplish that in their 36-27 loss to the No. 11 Missouri Tigers on Saturday night. OU (6-1, 2-1 Big 12) made six appearances in the red zone, but it walked away with points in just three of those trips. The Sooners scored three touchdowns from within the Tigers' 20 yard line, but what they did when they did not cross the goal line turned out to be more costly than... Recommended Stories