The first game in the newly finished Boone Pickens Stadium ended with OSU beating Houston 56-37.
- 699 yards of offense; second highest in school history
- first ever game with a 200 yard receiver and a 200 yard rusher
- only one punt (although it was sandwiched by 2 interceptions and a fumble)
- 6 straight touchdown drives, and the Cowboys ended the game on the Houston 1-yard line close to a seventh TD