Friday, October 10, 2008

This Date in College Football History

Oct. 10, 1987: Oklahoma State opens its season with five straight wins for the first time since 1945, beating Colorado 42-17 in Stillwater. Cowboys' Thurman Thomas (future College Football Hall of Famer) rushes for 110 yards and a touchdown, while Barry Sanders (another future College Football Hall of Famer) adds a 73-yard punt return for a touchdown.

Credit: The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame