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Countdown to Kickoff: 27 Days! | The late, great Jakie Sandefer

Jakie Sandefer lettered at Oklahoma from 1956-58, but he’s best known for his role in the story of Prentice Gautt.

There are 27 days left in our Countdown to Kickoff, and for today’s subject I want to reflect on a key member of Bud Wilkinson’s 1956 national championship team, halfback J.D. ‘Jakie’ Sandefer III.

Jakie Sandefer, a Breckenridge, Texas product, was a fine ballplayer for