“Three individuals were evaluated at the stadium and released,” the statement said. “All others reported that they were uninjured.”
The ponies were evaluated and appear to be uninjured, the school said.
The Sooner Schooner takes to the field for a victory ride after every Oklahoma touchdown. The wagon, designed to mimic those used by the early pioneers when they arrived in Oklahoma, became the official mascot of the team in 1980. It is pulled by two white ponies named Boomer and Sooner.
The accident didn’t seem to bother the Oklahoma football team, which beat West Virginia 52-14.