Understanding the history of the Red River Rivalry

The infamous Red River Rivalry will take place in Dallas this Saturday.

The University of Oklahoma and the University of Texas has had a passionate rivalry for more than a century.

Here’s some statistics from one of the most well-known rivalries in American football history.

  • Texas has won 62 games overall, OU with 49.
  • Five games have ended in a tie.
  • OU has won the past three years.
  • The first match between OU and Texas happened in 1900. Texas won, 28 to 2.

Check out our interactive timeline showcasing the Red River Rivalry!

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