1950-1959

YEAR DATE VENUE   1 2 3 4 FINAL COACH

1950 10/14 Dallas #4 Texas 0 7 0 6 13 Blair Cherry
    Cotton Bowl #3 Oklahoma 7 0 0 7 14 Bud Wilkinson

1951 10/13 Dallas #6 Texas 9 0 0 0 9 Ed Price
    Cotton Bowl #11 Oklahoma 0 7 0 0 7 Bud Wilkinson

1952 10/11 Dallas Texas 0 7 0 13 20 Ed Price
    Cotton Bowl #12 Oklahoma 28 0 0 21 49 Bud Wilkinson

1953 10/10 Dallas #15 Texas 0 0 0 14 14 Ed Price
    Cotton Bowl #16 Oklahoma 6 6 0 7 19 Bud Wilkinson

1954 10/9 Dallas #15 Texas 7 0 0 0 7 Ed Price
    Cotton Bowl #1 Oklahoma 7 7 0 0 14 Bud Wilkinson

1955 10/8 Dallas Texas 0 0 0 0 0 Ed Price
    Cotton Bowl #3 Oklahoma 6 7 7 0 20 Bud Wilkinson

1956 10/13 Dallas Texas 0 0 0 0 0 Ed Price
    Cotton Bowl #1 Oklahoma 6 13 13 13 45 Bud Wilkinson

1957 10/12 Dallas Texas 7 0 0 0 7 Darrell Royal
    Cotton Bowl #1 Oklahoma 0 7 7 7 21 Bud Wilkinson

1958 10/11 Dallas #16 Texas 0 8 0 7 15 Darrell Royal
    Cotton Bowl #2 Oklahoma 0 0 6 8 14 Bud Wilkinson

1959 10/10 Dallas #4 Texas 0 13 0 6 19 Darrell Royal
    Cotton Bowl #13 Oklahoma 12 0 0 0 12 Bud Wilkinson

NOTES:

1950 - OU wins it's first National Championship (awarded at that time prior to bowl games).

1952 - OU's Billy Vessels wins the Heisman Trophy

1953 - The game is televised nationally (NBC) for the first time. The Big Seven conference winner becomes tied to the Orange Bowl, but with a no repeat clause.

1955 - OU is placed on probation (no tv) for two years for recruiting violations. Although on probation, OU wins the National Championship (no rules existed at that time preventing teams on probation from appearing in the rankings).

1956 - Although still on probation, OU wins it's third National Championship.

1957 - Another riot breaks out after the game

1958 - First year of the 2-pt conversion choice after a touchdown.

1959 - The width of the goal posts were expanded from 18 to 23 feet.

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