Michael Appleton admitted it would be hard to blame his top scorer Danny Hylton following Oxford's 0-0 draw with Stevenage.
Team news for Saturday's League Two clash between Oxford United and Stevenage at the Kassam Stadium.
Michael Appleton praised Oxford's discipline as they recorded their first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Accrington.
Oxford notched their first victory of the season with a 3-1 win over 10-man Accrington at the Kassam Stadium.
Team news for Tuesday's League Two clash between Oxford United and Accrington Stanley at the Kassam Stadium.
Oxford United have signed midfielder Brian Howard after a successful trial spell at the Kassam Stadium.
Paul Tisdale was frustrated Exeter did not win their clash with Oxford, with a controversial incident proving the defining moment.
Exeter moved off the bottom of the League Two table after a spirited performance in their 1-1 draw with fellow strugglers Oxford.