Oklahoma State University has won its first national championship in football! For 1945.
The American Football Coaches Association is cleaning up its records from between 1922 and 1949, when the championships were not clearly defined.
OSU–then, Oklahoma A&M–had an undefeated season and a Sugar Bowl win, along with an All-American leading rusher and a defense that gave up just 8.6 points a game. Nevertheless, it ended the season ranked #5, behind Army, Alabama, Navy, and Indiana. [Read more…]