Playing in front of the largest crowd to ever witness a football game in the state of Texas the top ranked Sooners trailed Texas A&M 31-21 in the 4th quarter. Oklahoma quarterback Josh Heupel converted on three consecutive third down plays to set up Quentin Griffin's two yard touchdown run to cut the Aggie lead to 31-28 with 7:43 left in the game.
On A&M's next possession Torrance Marshall stepped in front of a pass by A&M's Mark Farris and made his way 41 yards into the end zone to give Oklahoma its first victory in College Station since 1903.
Oklahoma's 35-31 victory in College Station preserved the undefeated season and propelled the Sooners on to their 7th national championship.
Top 10 Sooner Moments
#10 - 1981 Orange Bowl
# 9 - 1988 Bedlam
# 8 - Sooners Put Bama to Bed