Houston Beats Tulsa 100-6

  “I even know the play I scored on,” Larry Gatlin told me in a 1998 interview for the Daily Cougar. “It was 3rd-and-12 on the 26-yard line. I was in the game in place of Elmo (Wright) at wideout on the right side. The play was ’53 R Out.’   Gatlin subbed for Wright because the score was 86-6. It was late in the 4th quarter of what would become the biggest blowout in the modern era of college football.   Houston 100, Tulsa 6. November 23, 1968. Larry Gatlin down the right sideline After Gatlin’s score, kicker Terry … Continue reading Houston Beats Tulsa 100-6