• With the win, Bob Stoops reached 150 coaching wins in FBS in his 187th career game, the sixth-fastest to do so. Stoops’ record is 150-37 (.802) overall.
• The shutout was the first for OU since a 52-0 win over Iowa State (10/16/10). It’s the first shutout by OU in a season opener since a 37-0 win over Tulsa (8/30/02).
• QB Trevor Knight started for OU, becoming the first freshman to do so since Sam Bradford started in a 79-10 win vs. North Texas (9/1/07).
• Knight’s 103 yards on 13 carries is the first 100-yard game by an OU QB since Jason White rushed for 117 yards on 12 carries at Kansas (10/13/01).
• Senior WR Jalen Saunders caught the 19th and 20th TD receptions of his career and fourth and fifth as a Sooner. Saunders’ TD receptions went for 12 and 18 yards, respectively.
• K Mike Hunnicutt hit field goals of 41 and 35 yards in the second quarter. Hunnicutt is 40 of 47 (.851) for his career.
• WR Trey Metoyer caught his second-career TD reception with a 12-yard catch with 38 seconds remaining in the third quarter.