But the same goes for the Sooners, too. So everything is on the line when the teams meet in the Red River Showdown at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas.
“They were awesome,” Sooners’ coach Lincoln Riley said of his defense. “You can play good defense at Oklahoma and we damn sure did today.”
No. 11 Texas holds a 62-48 edge in the series, which includes last year’s Big 12 Championship game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. The teams have tied five times.
Follow all of the action right here from the Sooners’ beat writers on the scene at the Cotton Bowl.