November 29, 1954 Final AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Ohio State (204)

 

9-0

 

3,670

 

2.

 

2

 

UCLA (133)

 

9-0

 

3,594

 

3.

 

3

 

Oklahoma (35)

 

10-0

 

3,115

 

W 14-0 at Oklahoma State

4.

 

4

 

Notre Dame (9)

 

8-1

 

2,641

 

5.

6

 

Navy (4)

 

7-2

 

2,375

 

6.

7

 

Mississippi (6)

 

9-1

 

1,556

 

7.

5

 

Army

 

7-2

 

1,060

 

8.

10

 

Maryland (4)

 

7-2-1

 

941

 

9.

8

 

Wisconsin

 

7-2

 

925

 

10.

13

 

Arkansas (4)

 

8-2

 

516

 

11.

 

11

 

Miami (Florida) (7)

 

8-1

 

455

 

12.

 

12

 

West Virginia (2)

 

8-1

 

252

 

13.

15

 

Auburn (1)

 

7-3

 

233

 

14.

20

 

Duke

 

7-2-1

 

160

 

15.

14

 

Michigan

 

6-3

 

156

 

16.

 

16

 

Virginia Tech

 

8-0-1

 

153

 

17.

 

17

 

USC

 

8-3

 

127

 

18.

9

 

Baylor

 

7-3

 

122

 

19.

NR

 

Rice

 

7-3

 

73

 

20.

19

 

Penn State

 

7-2

 

65

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

18

 

Kentucky

 
   

NR

20

 

Minnesota

 
   



November 22, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Ohio State (115)

 

9-0

 

2,259

 

2.

 

2

 

UCLA (85)

 

9-0

 

2,162

 

3.

 

3

 

Oklahoma (31)

 

9-0

 

1,953

 

W 55-7 vs Nebraska

4.

 

4

 

Notre Dame (4)

 

7-1

 

1,569

 

5.

 

5

 

Army

 

7-1

 

1,296

 

6.

7

 

Navy (2)

 

6-2

 

814

 

7.

6

 

Mississippi (6)

 

8-1

 

873

 

8.

17

 

Wisconsin

 

7-2

 

507

 

9.

20

 

Baylor

 

7-2

 

332

 

10.

13

 

Maryland

 

6-2-1

 

317

 

11.

16

 

Miami (Florida) (2)

 

7-1

 

310

 

12.

14

 

West Virginia (3)

 

7-1

 

238

 

13.

9

 

Arkansas (2)

 

7-2

 

196

 

14.

12

 

Michigan

 

6-3

 

173

 

15.

18

 

Auburn

 

7-2

 

142

 

16.

15

 

Virginia Tech

 

7-0-1

 

109

 

17.

7

 

USC

 

8-2

 

94

 

18.

NR

 

Kentucky

 

7-3

 

55

 

19.

NR

 

Penn State

 

7-2

 

38

 

20.

NR

 

Duke

 

6-2-1

 

35

 

20.

10

 

Minnesota

 

7-2

 

35

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

11

 

SMU

 
   

NR

19

 

Iowa

 
   



November 15, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Ohio State (87)

 

8-0

 

2,010

 

2.

1

 

UCLA (92)

 

8-0

 

2,003

 

3.

 

3

 

Oklahoma (28)

 

8-0

 

1,761

 

W 34-13 vs Missouri

4.

5

 

Notre Dame (2)

 

6-1

 

1,222

 

5.

6

 

Army

 

7-1

 

1,167

  W 35-0 at Pennsylvania

6.

7

 

Mississippi (7)

 

8-1

 

671

 

7.

10

 

Navy

 

6-2

 

670

 

7.

8

 

USC

 

8-1

 

670

 

9.

4

 

Arkansas (5)

 

7-1

 

533

 

10.

13

 

Minnesota

 

7-1

 

271

 

11.

19

 

SMU

 

5-1-1

 

270

 

12.

NR

 

Michigan

 

6-2

 

244

 

13.

17

 

Maryland

 

5-2-1

 

151

 

14.

16

 

West Virginia

 

6-1

 

101

 

15.

 

15

 

Virginia Tech

 

6-0-1

 

81

 

16.

11

 

Miami (Florida)

 

6-1

 

71

 

17.

14

 

Wisconsin

 

6-2

 

70

 

18.

NR

 

Auburn

 

7-1

 

51

 

19.

9

 

Iowa

 

5-3

 

35

 

20.

18

 

Baylor

 

6-2

 

27

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

12

 

Cincinnati

 
   

NR

20

 

Georgia

 
   



November 8, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

UCLA (117)

 

8-0

 

2,660

 

2.

 

2

 

Ohio State (80)

 

7-0

 

2,594

 

3.

 

3

 

Oklahoma (44)

 

7-0

 

2,292

 

W 40-0 at Iowa State

4.

 

4

 

Arkansas (43)

 

7-0

 

2,207

 

5.

 

5

 

Notre Dame (3)

 

5-1

 

1,480

  W 42-7 at Pennsylvania

6.

7

 

Army (4)

 

6-1

 

1,452

 

7.

9

 

Mississippi (5)

 

7-1

 

729

 

8.

10

 

USC

 

7-1

 

672

 

9.

12

 

Iowa

 

5-2

 

564

 

10.

19

 

Navy

 

5-2

 

495

 

11.

6

 

Miami (Florida)

 

6-1

 

168

 

12.

13

 

Cincinnati

 

8-0

 

155

 

W 34-7 at Arizona State

13.

14

 

Minnesota

 

6-1

 

148

 

14.

16

 

Wisconsin

 

5-2

 

110

 

15.

18

 

Virginia Tech

 

6-0-1

 

95

 

16.

17

 

West Virginia (2)

 

5-1

 

92

 

17.

NR

 

Maryland

 

4-2-1

 

84

 

18.

20

 

Baylor

 

6-2

 

76

 

19.

NR

 

SMU

 

4-1-1

 

65

 

20.

NR

 

Georgia

 

6-1-1

 

62

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

8

 

Purdue

 
   

NR

11

 

Duke

 
   

NR

15

 

Rice

 
   

NR

20

 

Nebraska

 
   

NR

20

 

Pittsburgh

 
   



November 1, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

3

 

UCLA (72)

 

7-0

 

1,931

 

2.

1

 

Ohio State (69)

 

6-0

 

1,903

 

3.

2

 

Oklahoma (42)

 

6-0

 

1,666

 

W 13-6 at Colorado

4.

 

4

 

Arkansas (16)

 

6-0

 

1,494

 

5.

6

 

Notre Dame (4)

 

4-1

 

957

 

6.

10

 

Miami (Florida) (14)

 

6-0

 

870

 

7.

5

 

Army (1)

 

5-1

 

755

 

8.

9

 

Purdue

 

4-1-1

 

685

 

9.

12

 

Mississippi (2)

 

6-1

 

529

 

10.

13

 

USC

 

6-1

 

347

 

11.

16

 

Duke

 

4-1-1

 

174

 

12.

NR

 

Iowa

 

4-2

 

168

 

13.

20

 

Cincinnati

 

7-0

 

94

 

W 13-7 vs Pacific

14.

NR

 

Minnesota

 

5-1

 

80

 

15.

19

 

Rice

 

4-2

 

75

 

16.

8

 

Wisconsin

 

4-2

 

67

 

17.

7

 

West Virginia (1)

 

4-1

 

58

 

18.

14

 

Virginia Tech

 

5-0-1

 

55

 

19.

15

 

Navy

 

4-2

 

28

 

20.

NR

 

Baylor

 

5-2

 

26

 

20.

NR

 

Nebraska

 

4-2

 

26

 

20.

NR

 

Pittsburgh

 

3-3

 

26

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

11

 

Michigan

 
   

NR

17

 

TCU

 
   

NR

18

 

SMU

 
   



October 25, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

4

 

Ohio State (64)

 

5-0

 

1,858

 

2.

1

 

Oklahoma (74)

 

5-0

 

1,834

 

W 21-0 vs Kansas State

3.

 

3

 

UCLA (45)

 

6-0

 

1,800

 

4.

7

 

Arkansas (16)

 

5-0

 

1,351

 

5.

9

 

Army (1)

 

4-1

 

974

 

6.

 

6

 

Notre Dame (1)

 

3-1

 

727

 

7.

10

 

West Virginia (6)

 

4-0

 

478

 

8.

2

 

Wisconsin

 

4-1

 

460

 

9.

13

 

Purdue

 

3-1-1

 

393

 

10.

16

 

Miami (Florida) (6)

 

5-0

 

369

 

11.

NR

 

Michigan

 

4-1

 

344

 

12.

5

 

Mississippi

 

5-1

 

318

 

13.

17

 

USC

 

5-1

 

184

 

14.

 

14

 

Virginia Tech (1)

 

5-0

 

124

 

15.

NR

 

Navy

 

4-1

 

78

 

16.

19

 

Duke

 

3-1-1

 

75

 

17.

20

 

TCU

 

4-2

 

57

 

W 20-7 vs Penn State

18.

NR

 

SMU

 

3-1

 

53

 

19.

NR

 

Rice

 

3-2

 

51

 

20.

NR

 

Cincinnati

 

6-0

 

39

 

W 33-0 vs Xavier

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

8

 

Minnesota

 
   

NR

11

 

Colorado

 
   

NR

12

 

Alabama

 
   

NR

15

 

Georgia Tech

 
   

NR

18

 

Florida

 
   



October 18, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Oklahoma (115)

 

4-0

 

1,891

 

W 65-0 at Kansas

2.

 

2

 

Wisconsin (42)

 

4-0

 

1,732

 

3.

 

3

 

UCLA (23)

 

5-0

 

1,590

 

4.

 

4

 

Ohio State (8)

 

4-0

 

1,387

 

5.

7

 

Mississippi (9)

 

5-0

 

903

 

6.

8

 

Notre Dame

 

3-1

 

787

 

7.

12

 

Arkansas (4)

 

4-0

 

706

 

8.

11

 

Minnesota

 

4-0

 

658

 

9.

18

 

Army

 

3-1

 

487

 

10.

14

 

West Virginia (9)

 

3-0

 

350

 

11.

17

 

Colorado (2)

 

5-0

 

212

 

12.

NR

 

Alabama

 

4-1

 

155

 

13.

5

 

Purdue

 

2-1-1

 

134

 

14.

16

 

Virginia Tech

 

4-0

 

102

 

15.

19

 

Georgia Tech

 

4-1

 

84

 

16.

NR

 

Miami (Florida)

 

4-0

 

79

 

17.

NR

 

USC

 

4-1

 

68

 

18.

NR

 

Florida

 

3-2

 

47

 

19.

6

 

Duke

 

2-1-1

 

34

 

20.

NR

 

TCU

 

3-2

 

25

 

W 21-20 at Texas A&M

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

9

 

Navy

 
   

NR

9

 

Penn State

 
   

NR

13

 

Iowa

 
   

NR

16

 

Rice

 
   

NR

20

 

Texas Tech

 
   



October 11, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Oklahoma (118)

 

3-0

 

1,797

 

W 14-7 vs #15 Texas

2.

3

 

Wisconsin (21)

 

4-0

 

1,555

 

3.

2

 

UCLA (10)

 

4-0

 

1,223

 

4.

10

 

Ohio State (14)

 

3-0

 

1,180

 

5.

 

5

 

Purdue (3)

 

2-0-1

 

920

 

6.

 

6

 

Duke (7)

 

2-0-1

 

889

 

7.

 

7

 

Mississippi (11)

 

4-0

 

730

 

8.

 

8

 

Notre Dame (2)

 

2-1

 

729

 

9.

19

 

Navy (1)

 

3-0

 

380

 

9.

12

 

Penn State (3)

 

3-0

 

380

 

11.

18

 

Minnesota (2)

 

3-0

 

347

 

12.

NR

 

Arkansas (1)

 

3-0

 

326

 

13.

4

 

Iowa

 

2-1

 

116

 

14.

16

 

West Virginia (6)

 

2-0

 

112

 

15.

11

 

Rice

 

2-1

 

84

 

16.

19

 

Virginia Tech

 

3-0

 

70

 

17.

NR

 

Colorado (1)

 

4-0

 

52

 

18.

NR

 

Army

 

2-1

 

51

 

19.

NR

 

Georgia Tech

 

3-1

 

35

 

20.

NR

 

Texas Tech

 

3-0-1

 

30

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

9

 

USC

 
   

NR

13

 

Maryland

 
   

NR

14

 

Florida

 
   

NR

15

 

Texas

  2-2-0
    L 14-7 vs #1 Oklahoma

NR

17

 

Stanford

 
   



October 4, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Oklahoma (77)

 

2-0

 

1,369

 

DNP

2.

4

 

UCLA (20)

 

3-0

 

1,245

 

3.

5

 

Wisconsin (17)

 

2-0

 

1,086

 

4.

3

 

Iowa (15)

 

2-0

 

1,073

 

5.

19

 

Purdue (22)

 

2-0

 

1,016

 

6.

7

 

Duke (3)

 

2-0

 

622

 

7.

8

 

Mississippi (12)

 

3-0

 

543

 

8.

1

 

Notre Dame

 

1-1

 

467

 

9.

 

9

 

USC

 

3-0

 

297

 

10.

14

 

Ohio State (1)

 

2-0

 

294

 

11.

16

 

Rice

 

2-0

 

270

 

12.

10

 

Penn State

 

2-0

 

244

 

13.

6

 

Maryland

 

1-1

 

145

 

14.

20

 

Florida (1)

 

2-1

 

140

 

15.

12

 

Texas

 

2-1

 

130

 

16.

NR

 

West Virginia (5)

 

1-0

 

115

 

17.

NR

 

Stanford

 

3-0

 

76

 

18.

NR

 

Minnesota

 

2-0

 

72

 

19.

NR

 

Navy

 

2-0

 

35

 

19.

NR

 

Virginia Tech

 

3-0

 

35

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

11

 

Baylor

 
   

NR

13

 

Michigan State

 
   

NR

15

 

South Carolina

 
   

NR

17

 

Texas Tech

 
   

NR

18

 

California

 
   



September 27, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Notre Dame (94)

 

1-0

 

1,438

 

2.

1

 

Oklahoma (24)

 

2-0

 

1,224

 

W 21-16 vs #20 TCU

3.

12

 

Iowa (11)

 

1-0

 

832

 

4.

8

 

UCLA (3)

 

2-0

 

746

 

5.

10

 

Wisconsin (7)

 

1-0

 

662

 

6.

3

 

Maryland (3)

 

1-0

 

621

 

7.

19

 

Duke (7)

 

1-0

 

617

  W 52-0 at Pennsylvania

8.

9

 

Mississippi (3)

 

2-0

 

328

 

9.

15

 

USC

 

2-0

 

249

 

10.

NR

 

Penn State

 

1-0

 

206

 

11.

10

 

Baylor

 

2-0

 

163

 

12.

4

 

Texas

 

1-1

 

141

 

13.

7

 

Michigan State

 

0-1

 

132

 

14.

NR

 

Ohio State (1)

 

1-0

 

125

 

15.

NR

 

South Carolina (1)

 

1-0

 

120

 

W 34-20 at Army

16.

13

 

Rice

 

1-0

 

102

 

17.

14

 

Texas Tech

 

2-0

 

93

 

18.

17

 

California

 

1-1

 

61

 

19.

NR

 

Purdue

 

1-0

 

59

 

20.

NR

 

Florida

 

1-1

 

49

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

5

 

Georgia Tech

 
   

NR

6

 

Illinois

 
   

NR

16

 

Oregon

 
   

NR

18

 

Army

 
   

NR

20

 

TCU

  1-1-0
    L 21-16 at #1 Oklahoma



September 20, 1954 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Oklahoma (56)

 

1-0

 

789

 

W 27-13 at #12 California

2.

1

 

Notre Dame (11)

 

0-0

 

613

 

3.

 

3

 

Maryland (9)

 

0-0

 

571

 

4.

 

4

 

Texas (3)

 

1-0

 

541

 

5.

7

 

Georgia Tech (2)

 

1-0

 

375

 

6.

5

 

Illinois

 

0-0

 

273

 

7.

6

 

Michigan State

 

0-0

 

237

 

8.

 

8

 

UCLA (2)

 

1-0

 

232

 

9.

10

 

Mississippi (1)

 

1-0

 

152

 

10.

NR

 

Baylor

 

1-0

 

142

 

10.

9

 

Wisconsin

 

0-0

 

142

 

12.

11

 

Iowa

 

0-0

 

118

 

13.

16

 

Rice

 

0-0

 

85

 

14.

19

 

Texas Tech (1)

 

1-0

 

76

 

15.

17

 

USC

 

1-0

 

73

 

16.

18

 

Oregon

 

1-0

 

49

 

17.

12

 

California

 

0-1

 

44

  L 27-13 vs #2 Oklahoma

18.

13

 

Army

 

0-0

 

43

 

19.

15

 

Duke

 

0-0

 

42

 

20.

NR

 

TCU

 

1-0

 

26

 

W 27-6 at Kansas

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

14

 

Alabama

 
   

NR

20

 

Ohio State

 
   



1954 Preseason AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Notre Dame (52)

 

9-0-1

 

1,449

 

2.

4

 

Oklahoma (74)

 

9-1-1

 

1,431

 

DNP

3.

1

 

Maryland (13)

 

10-1

 

910

 

4.

11

 

Texas (10)

 

7-3

 

834

 

5.

7

 

Illinois (2)

 

7-1-1

 

811

 

6.

3

 

Michigan State (7)

 

9-1

 

616

 

7.

8

 

Georgia Tech (5)

 

9-2-1

 

558

 

8.

5

 

UCLA (1)

 

8-2

 

548

 

9.

15

 

Wisconsin (1)

 

6-2-1

 

383

 

10.

NR

 

Mississippi (2)

 

7-2-1

 

368

 

11.

9

 

Iowa (1)

 

5-3-1

 

355

 

12.

NR

 

California

 

4-4-2

 

241

 

13.

14

 

Army

 

7-1-1

 

196

 

14.

13

 

Alabama

 

6-3-3

 

155

 

15.

18

 

Duke (2)

 

7-2-1

 

110

 

16.

6

 

Rice

 

9-2

 

91

 

17.

NR

 

USC

 

6-3-1

 

89

 

18.

NR

 

Oregon

 

4-5-1

 

39

 

19.

12

 

Texas Tech

 

11-1

 

34

 

20.

NR

 

Ohio State (1)

 

6-3

 

32

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

10

 

West Virginia

 

8-1

   

DNP

NR

16

 

Kentucky

 

7-2-1

   

DNP

NR

17

 

Auburn

 

7-2-1

   

DNP

NR

19

 

Stanford

 

6-3-1

   

DNP

NR

20

 

Michigan

 

6-3

   

DNP