As much as anything, Trevor Knight's legs won him the job as Oklahoma's starting quarterback and he showcased his running ability Saturday against Louisiana-Monroe.
Knight, a redshirt freshman, rushed for 103 yards on 13 carries and threw three touchdown passes - two to Jalen Saunders - and No. 16 Oklahoma beat the Warhawks 34-0 on Saturday night.
Oklahoma gave coach Bob Stoops his 150th career win, putting him seven behind Barry Switzer on the Sooners' career coaching wins list. Oklahoma is 5-0 under Stoops in August games and 14-1 in home openers, having lost only to Texas Christian in 2005.
Knight became the first Oklahoma quarterback to rush for 100 or more yards in a game since Jason White had 117 yards rushing against Kansas on Oct. 13, 2001.
''The first game, you come out and you hope everything goes well,'' Knight said. ''We struggled a little bit early but just got comfortable as the game went on and made some big plays. The guys up front did a hell of a job . and we go...