The University of Oklahoma’s football team is and has been the the top team in prestige points since 1956. The ESPN research department calculated the points to determine where teams would place in total prestige points for the last 73 seasons, since 1936 (Beginning of AP Poll).
It was unecessary to calculate prior to 1936,as there were so many anomolies and different championship claims by a myriad of organizations that it does not stand the lithmus test.
When you look at the makeup of the prestige points awarded to the Sooners you truly start to understand the amazing winning tradition of Oklahoma football. One amazing indicator is that the Sooners have had or shared their conference’s best record an eye-opening 40 times.
Did you truly know how prestigious Oklahoma’s program is before reading this post and the linked article?
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