TSN Archive 1971 Nebraska-Oklahoma: Huskers Leave the Shucks for Sooners

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NORMAN, Okla. — The game of the decade turned out to be truth in advertising here on Thanksgiving Day. 

For a month or more, the nation’s collegiate football fans had anticipated the meeting of Nebraska, the nation’s No. 1 team, and Oklahoma, the nation’s No. 2 team.

And the stage was set when the Cornhuskers won their first 10 games,…

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