OU Football Preview: How did other rookie coaches fair on Day 1?

Quick, how many points must Oklahoma top UTEP by Saturday if the Sooners are to set a new margin-of-victory mark for first-game head coaches.

A little stunningly, that mark belongs to the 1989 Sooners, who were playing for Gary Gibbs, who topped New Mexico State 73-3.

Next on that list?

Mark McMahon’s 1902 Sooners crushed a team called “Guthrie” 62-0 (and then lost