December 8, 1947 Final AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Notre Dame (107)

 

9-0

 

1,410

 

2.

 

2

 

Michigan (25)

 

9-0

 

1,289

 

3.

4

 

SMU

 

9-0-1

 

975

 

4.

5

 

Penn State (1)

 

9-0

 

853

 

5.

6

 

Texas

 

9-1

 

757

 

6.

7

 

Alabama (1)

 

8-2

 

617

 

7.

8

 

Pennsylvania

 

7-0-1

 

525

 

8.

3

 

USC

 

7-1-1

 

354

 

9.

10

 

North Carolina (7)

 

8-2

 

295

 

10.

9

 

Georgia Tech

 

9-1

 

278

 

11.

 

11

 

Army

 

5-2-2

 

151

 

12.

13

 

Kansas

 

8-0-2

 

81

 

DNP

13.

12

 

Mississippi

 

8-2

 

67

 

14.

13

 

William & Mary

 

9-1

 

52

 

DNP

15.

 

15

 

California

 

9-1

 

36

 

16.

18

 

Oklahoma (1)

 

7-2-1

 

30

 

DNP

17.

16

 

NC State

 

5-3-1

 

29

 

18.

17

 

Rice

 

6-3-1

 

21

 

19.

NR

 

Duke

 

4-3-2

 

11

 

20.

NR

 

Columbia

 

7-2

 

7

 

DNP

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

19

 

UCLA

 
   

NR

20

 

Catawba

 
   



December 1, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Notre Dame (58)

 

8-0

 

1,184

 

2.

 

2

 

Michigan (54)

 

9-0

 

1,176

 

3.

4

 

USC (2)

 

7-0-1

 

836

 

4.

3

 

SMU

 

9-0-1

 

745

 

5.

 

5

 

Penn State

 

9-0

 

651

 

6.

7

 

Texas (2)

 

9-1

 

565

 

7.

6

 

Alabama

 

8-2

 

531

 

8.

 

8

 

Pennsylvania

 

7-0-1

 

473

  W 21-0 vs Cornell

9.

 

9

 

Georgia Tech

 

9-1

 

208

 

10.

 

10

 

North Carolina (9)

 

8-2

 

207

 

11.

12

 

Army

 

5-2-2

 

121

 

12.

15

 

Mississippi

 

8-2

 

80

 

13.

 

13

 

Kansas

 

8-0-2

 

64

 

W 54-28 at Arizona

13.

14

 

William & Mary (3)

 

9-1

 

64

 

W 35-0 at Richmond

15.

11

 

California

 

9-1

 

55

 

16.

NR

 

NC State

 

5-3-1

 

12

 

17.

18

 

Rice

 

6-3-1

 

11

 

18.

20

 

Oklahoma

 

7-2-1

 

10

 

W 21-13 vs Oklahoma State

19.

17

 

UCLA

 

5-4

 

8

 

20.

NR

 

Catawba

 

9-1

 

7

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

16

 

Columbia

 
   

NR

19

 

Minnesota

 
   



November 24, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Notre Dame (97)

 

8-0

 

1,798

 

2.

1

 

Michigan (81)

 

9-0

 

1,768

 

3.

 

3

 

SMU (6)

 

9-0

 

1,365

 

4.

 

4

 

USC (3)

 

7-0-1

 

1,227

 

5.

 

5

 

Penn State (1)

 

9-0

 

1,109

 

6.

8

 

Alabama

 

7-2

 

798

 

7.

 

7

 

Texas

 

8-1

 

737

 

8.

6

 

Pennsylvania

 

6-0-1

 

703

  DNP

9.

10

 

Georgia Tech

 

8-1

 

227

 

10.

13

 

North Carolina (3)

 

7-2

 

192

 

11.

9

 

California

 

9-1

 

179

 

12.

11

 

Army

 

4-2-2

 

114

 

13.

17

 

Kansas

 

7-0-2

 

94

 

W 20-14 vs Missouri

14.

 

14

 

William & Mary

 

8-1

 

66

 

W 20-0 vs Bowling Green

15.

 

15

 

Mississippi

 

7-2

 

48

 

16.

19

 

Columbia (1)

 

7-2

 

41

 

W 28-8 vs Syracuse

17.

18

 

UCLA

 

5-4

 

32

 

18.

20

 

Rice

 

5-3-1

 

17

 

19.

NR

 

Minnesota

 

6-3

 

15

 

20.

NR

 

Oklahoma

 

6-2-1

 

12

 

W 14-13 at Nebraska

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

12

 

Illinois

 
   

NR

16

 

Virginia

 
   



November 17, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Michigan (140)

 

8-0

 

2,341

 

2.

1

 

Notre Dame (87)

 

7-0

 

2,261

 

3.

4

 

SMU (9)

 

8-0

 

1,801

 

4.

5

 

USC (3)

 

6-0-1

 

1,522

 

5.

8

 

Penn State (6)

 

8-0

 

1,371

 

6.

3

 

Pennsylvania

 

6-0-1

 

1,009

  T 7-7 vs #13 Army

7.

 

7

 

Texas

 

8-1

 

953

 

8.

14

 

Alabama

 

6-2

 

477

 

9.

10

 

California

 

8-1

 

308

 

10.

6

 

Georgia Tech

 

7-1

 

302

 

11.

13

 

Army

 

4-2-2

 

277

  T 7-7 at #3 Pennsylvania

12.

11

 

Illinois

 

5-2-1

 

195

 

13.

19

 

North Carolina (1)

 

6-2

 

109

 

14.

12

 

William & Mary

 

7-1

 

99

 

W 45-6 at Washington & Lee

15.

 

15

 

Mississippi

 

7-2

 

84

 

16.

15

 

Virginia

 

7-1

 

66

 

17.

NR

 

Kansas

 

6-0-2

 

56

 

W 13-7 at Oklahoma State

18.

NR

 

UCLA

 

5-3

 

39

 

19.

NR

 

Columbia

 

6-2

 

35

 

W 10-0 vs Holy Cross

20.

NR

 

Rice

 

4-3-1

 

32

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

9

 

Wisconsin

 
   

NR

17

 

Missouri

 
   

NR

18

 

Utah

 
   

NR

20

 

Minnesota

 
   



November 10, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Notre Dame (117)

 

6-0

 

1,612

 

2.

 

2

 

Michigan (34)

 

7-0

 

1,528

 

3.

4

 

Pennsylvania (7)

 

6-0

 

1,145

  W 19-7 vs #10 Virginia

4.

3

 

SMU (2)

 

7-0

 

1,137

 

5.

 

5

 

USC (5)

 

6-0-1

 

995

 

6.

 

6

 

Georgia Tech (1)

 

7-0

 

826

 

7.

8

 

Texas

 

7-1

 

570

 

8.

7

 

Penn State (3)

 

7-0

 

539

 

9.

19

 

Wisconsin

 

5-1-1

 

122

 

10.

12

 

California

 

7-1

 

102

 

11.

 

11

 

Illinois

 

4-2-1

 

97

 

12.

15

 

William & Mary

 

6-1

 

85

 

W 28-20 vs VMI

13.

9

 

Army

 

4-2-1

 

64

 

14.

16

 

Alabama

 

5-2

 

61

 

15.

NR

 

Mississippi

 

6-2

 

46

 

15.

10

 

Virginia

 

6-1

 

46

  L 19-7 at #4 Pennsylvania

17.

NR

 

Missouri

 

6-2

 

42

 

18.

NR

 

Utah

 

7-0

 

36

 

W 19-0 vs Colorado State

19.

18

 

North Carolina

 

5-2

 

33

 

20.

NR

 

Minnesota

 

5-2

 

32

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

13

 

Duke

 
   

NR

14

 

Purdue

 
   

NR

17

 

Columbia

 
   

NR

20

 

Yale

 
   



November 3, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Notre Dame (106)

 

5-0

 

1,731

 

2.

 

2

 

Michigan (56)

 

6-0

 

1,661

 

3.

8

 

SMU (7)

 

6-0

 

1,187

 

4.

 

4

 

Pennsylvania (8)

 

5-0

 

1,136

  W 26-7 at Princeton

5.

 

5

 

USC (2)

 

5-0-1

 

1,082

 

6.

 

6

 

Georgia Tech (6)

 

6-0

 

1,041

 

7.

 

7

 

Penn State (2)

 

6-0

 

701

 

8.

3

 

Texas

 

6-1

 

553

 

9.

10

 

Army

 

4-1-1

 

291

 

10.

12

 

Virginia

 

6-0

 

248

 

11.

 

11

 

Illinois

 

3-2-1

 

177

 

12.

14

 

California

 

6-1

 

86

 

13.

9

 

Duke

 

4-1-1

 

71

 

14.

16

 

Purdue

 

4-2

 

66

 

15.

NR

 

William & Mary

 

5-1

 

44

 

W 21-0 vs #15 Wake Forest

16.

18

 

Alabama

 

4-2

 

41

 

17.

20

 

Columbia

 

4-2

 

27

 

W 22-0 at Cornell

18.

NR

 

North Carolina

 

4-2

 

18

 

19.

NR

 

Wisconsin

 

4-1-1

 

17

 

20.

NR

 

Yale

 

5-1

 

13

 

W 23-14 vs Dartmouth

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

13

 

Kentucky

 
   

NR

15

 

Wake Forest

  4-2-0
    L 21-0 at William & Mary

NR

17

 

LSU

 
   

NR

19

 

UCLA

 
   



October 27, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Notre Dame (78)

 

4-0

 

1,734

 

2.

1

 

Michigan (69)

 

5-0

 

1,689

 

3.

 

3

 

Texas (25)

 

6-0

 

1,516

 

4.

8

 

Pennsylvania (11)

 

4-0

 

1,165

  W 21-0 vs Navy

5.

10

 

USC (6)

 

4-0-1

 

1,133

 

6.

7

 

Georgia Tech (2)

 

5-0

 

957

 

7.

9

 

Penn State (2)

 

5-0

 

632

 

8.

12

 

SMU

 

5-0

 

558

 

9.

15

 

Duke (2)

 

4-0-1

 

252

 

10.

6

 

Army

 

3-1-1

 

208

  L 21-20 at Columbia

11.

5

 

Illinois

 

3-1-1

 

206

 

12.

13

 

Virginia

 

5-0

 

193

 

13.

14

 

Kentucky

 

5-1

 

79

 

14.

4

 

California

 

5-1

 

65

 

15.

11

 

Wake Forest

 

4-1

 

61

 

L 13-6 vs Duke

16.

NR

 

Purdue

 

3-2

 

45

 

17.

18

 

LSU

 

4-1

 

35

 

18.

NR

 

Alabama

 

4-2

 

33

 

19.

16

 

UCLA

 

3-2

 

28

 

20.

NR

 

Columbia

 

3-2

 

27

 

W 21-20 vs #6 Army

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

17

 

Baylor

 
   

NR

19

 

Vanderbilt

 
   

NR

20

 

San Francisco

 
   



October 20, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Michigan (147)

 

4-0

 

1,790

 

2.

 

2

 

Notre Dame (21)

 

3-0

 

1,553

 

3.

 

3

 

Texas (10)

 

5-0

 

1,351

 

4.

 

4

 

California (1)

 

5-0

 

969

 

5.

6

 

Illinois

 

3-0-1

 

932

 

6.

7

 

Army (2)

 

3-0-1

 

806

 

7.

5

 

Georgia Tech (2)

 

4-0

 

801

 

8.

 

8

 

Pennsylvania

 

3-0

 

707

  W 34-14 vs Columbia

9.

 

9

 

Penn State (1)

 

4-0

 

324

 

10.

11

 

USC

 

3-0-1

 

311

 

11.

14

 

Wake Forest

 

4-0

 

155

 

W 39-7 at George Washington

12.

NR

 

SMU

 

4-0

 

114

 

13.

16

 

Virginia

 

4-0

 

91

 

14.

20

 

Kentucky

 

4-1

 

82

  W 14-0 at #10 Vanderbilt

15.

17

 

Duke

 

3-0-1

 

71

 

16.

19

 

UCLA

 

3-1

 

58

 

17.

NR

 

Baylor

 

4-0

 

19

 

18.

NR

 

LSU

 

3-1

 

18

 

19.

10

 

Vanderbilt

 

3-1

 

14

 

L 14-0 vs #20 Kentucky

20.

NR

 

San Francisco

 

4-1

 

13

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

12

 

Yale

 
   

NR

13

 

Minnesota

 
   

NR

15

 

Rice

 
   

NR

18

 

NC State

 
   



October 13, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Michigan (93)

 

3-0

 

1,258

 

2.

1

 

Notre Dame (23)

 

2-0

 

1,103

 

3.

 

3

 

Texas (10)

 

4-0

 

996

  W 34-14 vs #15 Oklahoma

4.

8

 

California

 

4-0

 

674

 

5.

4

 

Georgia Tech (1)

 

3-0

 

623

 

6.

 

6

 

Illinois (1)

 

2-0-1

 

529

 

7.

5

 

Army

 

2-0-1

 

476

 

8.

7

 

Pennsylvania

 

2-0

 

395

  W 32-0 at Dartmouth

9.

12

 

Penn State

 

3-0

 

226

 

10.

 

10

 

Vanderbilt

 

3-0

 

218

 

W 10-6 vs Mississippi

11.

20

 

USC

 

2-0-1

 

107

 

12.

14

 

Yale

 

3-0

 

104

 

W 17-7 at Columbia

13.

17

 

Minnesota (1)

 

3-0

 

98

 

14.

NR

 

Wake Forest (2)

 

3-0

 

69

 

W 19-7 at #19 North Carolina

15.

16

 

Rice

 

1-1-1

 

66

 

16.

NR

 

Virginia

 

3-0

 

57

 

17.

13

 

Duke

 

2-0-1

 

42

 

18.

NR

 

NC State

 

2-1

 

27

 

19.

NR

 

UCLA

 

2-1

 

22

 

20.

NR

 

Kentucky

 

3-1

 

19

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

9

 

Georgia

 
   

NR

11

 

Columbia

 
   

NR

15

 

Oklahoma

 

2-1-0

   

L 34-14 vs #3 Texas

NR

18

 

Mississippi

 
   

NR

19

 

North Carolina

  1-2-0
    L 19-7 vs Wake Forest



October 6, 1947 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Notre Dame (52)

 

1-0

 

933

 

2.

6

 

Michigan (29)

 

2-0

 

857

 

3.

15

 

Texas (15)

 

3-0

 

790

 

4.

11

 

Georgia Tech (3)

 

2-0

 

542

 

5.

2

 

Army (1)

 

2-0

 

533

 

6.

5

 

Illinois

 

2-0

 

454

 

7.

13

 

Pennsylvania

 

1-0

 

295

  W 59-0 vs Lafayette

8.

NR

 

California (1)

 

3-0

 

282

 

9.

3

 

Georgia

 

2-1

 

178

 

10.

NR

 

Vanderbilt

 

2-0

 

152

 

W 14-7 vs Alabama

11.

NR

 

Columbia

 

2-0

 

103

 

W 13-6 at Navy

12.

NR

 

Penn State (1)

 

2-0

 

102

 

13.

NR

 

Duke

 

2-0

 

89

 

14.

12

 

Yale

 

2-0

 

86

 

W 14-0 vs Cornell

15.

14

 

Oklahoma

 

2-0

 

77

 

W 26-14 vs Texas A&M

16.

10

 

Rice

 

1-1-1

 

52

 

17.

NR

 

Minnesota (1)

 

2-0

 

41

 

18.

NR

 

Mississippi

 

3-0

 

36

 

19.

9

 

North Carolina

 

1-1

 

35

 

20.

NR

 

USC

 

1-0-1

 

26

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

4

 

UCLA

 
   

NR

7

 

Tennessee

 
   

NR

8

 

LSU

 
   

NR

16

 

Arkansas

 
   

NR

17

 

Tulsa

 
   

NR

18

 

NC State

 
   

NR

19

 

Delaware

 
   

NR

20

 

Indiana