No. 16 Oklahoma loses injured RB Perine for at least 2 games
October 16, 2016
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — As No. 16 Oklahoma enters the heart of its Big 12 Conference schedule, the Sooners suddenly find themselves thin at a key position.
Coach Bob Stoops said Monday that standout junior running back Samaje Perine - who entered the season within striking distance of the program's career rushing record - will miss at least the next two games due to a "slight pulled muscle" in his left leg.
Oklahoma (4-2, 3-0 Big 12) still has another proven runner in sophomore Joe Mixon for its game Saturday at Texas Tech (3-3, 1-2). But the only healthy running back on the roster behind Mi...