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Kingsbury knows Oklahoma poses a huge challenge, but he’s hopeful. In his first career start at the end of the 1999 season as a redshirt freshman, he led the Red Raiders to a 38-28 win in Spike Dykes final game.

Leach was Stoops’ offensive coordinator at the time; he went to coach the Red Raiders the following year.

“That team rallied around me and around (Leach), and found a way to get a win,” Kingsbury said.