Postgame Notes

Oct. 4, 2008

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OKLAHOMA (5-0, 1-0) 49, BAYLOR (2-3, 0-1) 17
OCT. 4, 2008 - ATTENDANCE: 37,145


  • Oklahoma leads the all-time series 18-0, including a 9-0 edge in games played in Waco.
  • Baylor is 38-76-2 all-time in televised games, inlcuing a 1-3 record this year. The Bears are 3-28 record on FSN networks, including a 1-2 mark this season.
  • Baylor is 11-13 all-time when 2-2, including a 7-7 mark when 2-2 following a loss.
  • Baylor is 200-199-22 all-time in October; however, the Bears have lost six consecutive October games and are 9-44 within the month since the inception of the Big 12 Conference in 1996.
  • Baylor is 51-38-5 all-time on the first weekend of October, including an 8-6 mark on Oct. 4.
  • Baylor is 45-43-4 all-time in conference openers, including a 3-10 mark in Big 12 openers. The Bears are 3-3 when opening Big 12 play at home.
  • Baylor is 41-154-6 all-time against ranked opponents, including a 26-135-5 record when unranked and playing a ranked opponent.
  • Baylor is 0-11-1 all-time against top-ranked opponents.


  • Most first-quarter points allowed by Baylor since Aug. 30, 2002 (35 at California).
  • First time Baylor has allowed at least three first-quarter touchdowns since Sept. 4, 2004 (at UAB).
  • Most first-half points allowed by Baylor since Nov. 11, 2006 (38 at Oklahoma State).
  • Baylor was held to less than 100 yards passing for the first since Texas held the Bears to 89 yards passing in 2005.
  • Baylor was held to its lowest passing yardage total since the Bears were limited to 62 yards passing at New Mexico in 2002.
  • Baylor produced its second-highest rushing total in 18 games against Oklahoma (207, 1997).


  • CB Antareis Bryan made his first career start.
  • QB Robert Griffin has scored at least one rushing touchdown in five consecutive games. He is the first Baylor player to score rushing touchdowns in more than three consecutive games since Jerod Douglas enjoyed a six-game run in 1995.
  • Griffin recorded the second 100-yard rushing game of his career. He joins Mike Brannan (1979-82) as the only Baylor quarterbacks with two career 100-yard rushing games. Brannan's two 100-yard rushing games also came during his freshman season.
  • Griffin became the first Baylor quarterback to ever rush for 100 yards against Oklahoma. He joined Brandon Whitaker (149, 2007) and Jerod Douglas (135, 1996) as the only Bears to rush for 100 yards in a game against the Sooners.
  • LB Joe Pawelek posted 10-plus tackles for the 10th time in his career and the fifth time this season.
  • LB Antonio Johnson established a career high with 12 tackles. It was the second consecutive game in which he has established a career high.
  • CB Antareis Bryan established career highs with five solo tackles and seven total tackles.


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