November 28, 1955 Final AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Oklahoma (218)

 

10-0

 

3,581

 

W 53-0 vs Oklahoma State

2.

 

2

 

Michigan State (88)

 

8-1

 

3,204

 

3.

 

3

 

Maryland (55)

 

10-0

 

3,024

 

4.

 

4

 

UCLA (9)

 

9-1

 

2,637

 

5.

6

 

Ohio State (4)

 

7-2

 

1,980

 

6.

7

 

TCU (9)

 

9-1

 

1,941

 

W 20-13 vs SMU

7.

9

 

Georgia Tech

 

8-1-1

 

1,301

 

8.

10

 

Auburn (6)

 

8-1-1

 

854

 

9.

5

 

Notre Dame

 

8-2

 

796

 

10.

15

 

Mississippi (1)

 

9-1

 

708

 

11.

13

 

Pittsburgh (1)

 

7-3

 

282

 

12.

 

12

 

Michigan

 

7-2

 

217

 

13.

NR

 

USC

 

6-4

 

149

 

14.

 

14

 

Miami (Florida)

 

6-3

 

136

 

15.

16

 

Miami (Ohio)

 

9-0

 

113

 

16.

17

 

Stanford

 

6-3-1

 

94

 

17.

8

 

Texas A&M

 

7-2-1

 

90

 

18.

11

 

Navy

 

6-2-1

 

89

 

19.

NR

 

West Virginia

 

8-2

 

88

 

20.

NR

 

Army

 

6-3

 

66

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

18

 

Duke

 
   

NR

19

 

Vanderbilt

 
   

NR

20

 

Syracuse

 
   



November 21, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Oklahoma (114)

 

9-0

 

1,889

 

W 41-0 at Nebraska

2.

3

 

Michigan State (39)

 

8-1

 

1,689

 

3.

2

 

Maryland (35)

 

10-0

 

1,683

 

4.

5

 

UCLA (6)

 

9-1

 

1,374

 

5.

4

 

Notre Dame (3)

 

8-1

 

1,255

 

6.

9

 

Ohio State (5)

 

7-2

 

1,025

 

7.

 

7

 

TCU (3)

 

8-1

 

994

 

W 35-0 vs Rice

8.

 

8

 

Texas A&M

 

7-1-1

 

531

 

9.

10

 

Georgia Tech

 

7-1-1

 

369

 

10.

12

 

Auburn

 

7-1-1

 

245

 

11.

 

11

 

Navy

 

6-1-1

 

219

 

12.

6

 

Michigan

 

7-2

 

192

 

13.

15

 

Pittsburgh (1)

 

7-3

 

90

 

14.

NR

 

Miami (Florida) (2)

 

5-3

 

79

 

15.

14

 

Mississippi

 

8-1

 

73

 

16.

 

16

 

Miami (Ohio)

 

8-0

 

46

 

17.

18

 

Stanford

 

6-3-1

 

29

 

18.

20

 

Duke

 

6-2-1

 

23

 

19.

NR

 

Vanderbilt

 

7-2

 

20

 

W 21-6 vs Florida

20.

NR

 

Syracuse

 

5-3

 

16

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

13

 

West Virginia

 
   

NR

17

 

Tennessee

 
   

NR

19

 

Oregon State

 
   



November 14, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Oklahoma (103)

 

8-0

 

1,844

 

W 52-0 vs Iowa State

2.

 

2

 

Maryland (46)

 

9-0

 

1,677

 

3.

 

3

 

Michigan State (37)

 

7-1

 

1,669

 

4.

5

 

Notre Dame (2)

 

7-1

 

1,193

 

5.

4

 

UCLA (6)

 

8-1

 

1,164

 

6.

7

 

Michigan (1)

 

7-1

 

867

 

7.

8

 

TCU (2)

 

7-1

 

705

 

W 47-20 at Texas

8.

9

 

Texas A&M

 

7-1-1

 

557

 

9.

10

 

Ohio State (1)

 

6-2

 

484

 

10.

11

 

Georgia Tech

 

7-1-1

 

272

 

11.

13

 

Navy

 

6-1-1

 

208

 

12.

 

12

 

Auburn (4)

 

6-1-1

 

152

 

13.

6

 

West Virginia (1)

 

7-1

 

109

 

14.

 

14

 

Mississippi

 

8-1

 

90

 

15.

17

 

Pittsburgh (1)

 

6-3

 

80

 

16.

15

 

Miami (Ohio)

 

8-0

 

56

 

17.

NR

 

Tennessee

 

5-2-1

 

49

 

18.

NR

 

Stanford

 

5-3-1

 

38

 

19.

NR

 

Oregon State

 

6-2

 

27

 

20.

18

 

Duke

 

5-2-1

 

16

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

16

 

Illinois

 
   

NR

18

 

Mississippi State

 
   

NR

20

 

Iowa

 
   

NR

20

 

Miami (Florida)

 
   



November 7, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Oklahoma (115)

 

7-0

 

2,466

 

W 20-0 at Missouri

2.

1

 

Maryland (89)

 

8-0

 

2,415

 

3.

4

 

Michigan State (44)

 

6-1

 

2,051

 

4.

5

 

UCLA (9)

 

7-1

 

1,762

 

5.

6

 

Notre Dame (2)

 

6-1

 

1,726

  W 46-14 at Pennsylvania

6.

7

 

West Virginia (18)

 

7-0

 

1,069

 

7.

3

 

Michigan

 

6-1

 

970

 

8.

10

 

TCU (3)

 

6-1

 

551

 

DNP

9.

12

 

Texas A&M

 

6-1-1

 

448

 

10.

11

 

Ohio State (1)

 

5-2

 

430

 

11.

8

 

Georgia Tech

 

6-1-1

 

292

 

12.

14

 

Auburn (2)

 

5-1-1

 

263

 

13.

9

 

Navy

 

5-1-1

 

207

 

14.

15

 

Mississippi

 

7-1

 

180

 

15.

13

 

Miami (Ohio)

 

7-0

 

121

 

16.

NR

 

Illinois

 

4-3

 

35

 

17.

NR

 

Pittsburgh

 

5-3

 

31

 

18.

NR

 

Duke

 

4-2-1

 

28

 

18.

20

 

Mississippi State

 

6-2

 

28

 

20.

NR

 

Iowa

 

3-3-1

 

25

 

20.

NR

 

Miami (Florida)

 

3-3

 

25

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

16

 

USC

 
   

NR

17

 

Kentucky

 
   

NR

18

 

Syracuse

 
   

NR

19

 

Army

 
   



October 31, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Maryland (74)

 

7-0

 

1,884

 

2.

 

2

 

Oklahoma (54)

 

6-0

 

1,852

 

W 40-7 at Kansas State

3.

 

3

 

Michigan (63)

 

6-0

 

1,774

 

4.

5

 

Michigan State (7)

 

5-1

 

1,312

 

5.

6

 

UCLA (3)

 

6-1

 

1,213

 

6.

9

 

Notre Dame (1)

 

5-1

 

1,207

 

7.

 

7

 

West Virginia (16)

 

6-0

 

869

 

8.

12

 

Georgia Tech

 

6-1

 

597

 

9.

4

 

Navy

 

5-1

 

305

 

10.

14

 

TCU (2)

 

6-1

 

282

 

W 28-6 at Baylor

11.

15

 

Ohio State

 

4-2

 

161

 

12.

11

 

Texas A&M

 

5-1-1

 

155

 

13.

18

 

Miami (Ohio)

 

6-0

 

91

 

14.

8

 

Auburn

 

4-1-1

 

79

 

15.

20

 

Mississippi

 

6-1

 

70

 

16.

10

 

USC

 

5-2

 

35

 

17.

NR

 

Kentucky

 

4-2-1

 

29

 

18.

NR

 

Syracuse

 

3-2

 

27

 

19.

NR

 

Army

 

4-2

 

23

 

20.

NR

 

Mississippi State

 

6-1

 

20

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

13

 

Holy Cross

 
   

NR

16

 

Pittsburgh

 
   

NR

17

 

Duke

 
   

NR

19

 

Washington

 
   



October 24, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Maryland (62)

 

6-0

 

1,599

 

2.

3

 

Oklahoma (53)

 

5-0

 

1,569

 

W 56-21 vs #14 Colorado

3.

1

 

Michigan (39)

 

5-0

 

1,433

 

4.

 

4

 

Navy (4)

 

5-0

 

1,177

  W 33-0 at Pennsylvania

5.

6

 

Michigan State (4)

 

4-1

 

937

 

6.

7

 

UCLA (2)

 

5-1

 

909

 

7.

8

 

West Virginia (13)

 

6-0

 

557

 

8.

9

 

Auburn (8)

 

4-0-1

 

516

 

9.

11

 

Notre Dame

 

4-1

 

462

 

10.

 

10

 

USC

 

5-1

 

335

 

11.

12

 

Texas A&M

 

5-1

 

313

 

12.

13

 

Georgia Tech

 

5-1

 

111

 

13.

20

 

Holy Cross (1)

 

4-1

 

50

 

W 20-12 vs Boston University

14.

18

 

TCU

 

5-1

 

49

 

W 21-19 at Miami (Florida)

15.

NR

 

Ohio State

 

3-2

 

41

 

16.

NR

 

Pittsburgh

 

4-2

 

38

 

17.

5

 

Duke

 

4-1

 

35

 

18.

NR

 

Miami (Ohio)

 

5-0

 

20

 

19.

NR

 

Washington

 

4-1-1

 

14

 

20.

NR

 

Mississippi

 

5-1

 

11

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

14

 

Colorado

  4-1-0
    L 56-21 at #3 Oklahoma

NR

15

 

Wisconsin

 
   

NR

16

 

Baylor

 
   

NR

17

 

Boston College

 

3-0-1

   

NR

19

 

Yale

 
   



October 17, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Michigan (76)

 

4-0

 

1,603

 

2.

 

2

 

Maryland (33)

 

5-0

 

1,487

 

3.

 

3

 

Oklahoma (29)

 

4-0

 

1,434

 

W 44-6 vs Kansas

4.

8

 

Navy (7)

 

4-0

 

997

 

5.

11

 

Duke (15)

 

4-0

 

907

 

6.

13

 

Michigan State (4)

 

3-1

 

801

 

7.

9

 

UCLA (3)

 

4-1

 

715

 

8.

10

 

West Virginia (9)

 

4-0

 

583

 

9.

17

 

Auburn (5)

 

3-0-1

 

426

 

10.

16

 

USC (1)

 

4-1

 

253

 

11.

4

 

Notre Dame

 

3-1

 

242

 

12.

19

 

Texas A&M

 

4-1

 

137

  W 19-16 at #7 TCU

13.

5

 

Georgia Tech

 

4-1

 

83

 

14.

20

 

Colorado

 

4-0

 

74

 

15.

6

 

Wisconsin

 

3-1

 

72

 

16.

NR

 

Baylor

 

4-1

 

53

 

17.

NR

 

Boston College (1)

 

3-0

 

39

 

18.

7

 

TCU

 

4-1

 

30

 

L 19-16 vs #19 Texas A&M

19.

NR

 

Yale

 

4-0

 

25

 

W 34-6 vs Cornell

20.

NR

 

Holy Cross

 

4-0

 

19

 

W 7-0 vs Quantico Marines

 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

12

 

Washington

 
   

NR

14

 

Ohio State

 
   

NR

15

 

Rice

 
   

NR

18

 

Army

 
   

NR

20

 

Kentucky

 
   



October 10, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

Michigan (80)

 

3-0

 

1,662

 

2.

1

 

Maryland (45)

 

4-0

 

1,457

 

3.

 

3

 

Oklahoma (21)

 

3-0

 

1,350

 

W 20-0 vs Texas

4.

5

 

Notre Dame (7)

 

3-0

 

1,286

 

5.

4

 

Georgia Tech (3)

 

4-0

 

881

 

6.

9

 

Wisconsin (11)

 

3-0

 

707

 

7.

8

 

TCU (4)

 

4-0

 

645

 

W 21-0 at Alabama

8.

12

 

Navy

 

3-0

 

641

 

9.

7

 

UCLA (1)

 

3-1

 

556

 

10.

11

 

West Virginia (11)

 

3-0

 

331

 

11.

13

 

Duke (4)

 

3-0

 

316

 

12.

18

 

Washington (4)

 

4-0

 

307

 

13.

NR

 

Michigan State

 

2-1

 

92

 

14.

NR

 

Ohio State

 

2-1

 

41

 

15.

NR

 

Rice

 

2-0-1

 

38

 

16.

10

 

USC

 

3-1

 

29

 

17.

14

 

Auburn

 

2-0-1

 

24

 

18.

6

 

Army

 

2-1

 

21

 

19.

NR

 

Texas A&M

 

3-1

 

14

 

20.

NR

 

Colorado

 

3-0

 

12

 

20.

19

 

Kentucky

 

2-1-1

 

12

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

15

 

Miami (Florida)

 
   

NR

16

 

Clemson

 
   

NR

17

 

Purdue

 
   

NR

20

 

Stanford

 
   



October 3, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

Maryland (88)

 

3-0

 

1,568

 

2.

 

2

 

Michigan (27)

 

2-0

 

1,223

 

3.

5

 

Oklahoma (13)

 

2-0

 

1,146

 

W 26-14 vs #12 Pittsburgh

4.

3

 

Georgia Tech (9)

 

3-0

 

1,108

 

5.

4

 

Notre Dame (4)

 

2-0

 

1,048

 

6.

 

6

 

Army (8)

 

2-0

 

898

 

7.

 

7

 

UCLA

 

2-1

 

516

 

8.

10

 

TCU (5)

 

3-0

 

514

 

W 26-0 at Arkansas

9.

17

 

Wisconsin (11)

 

2-0

 

479

 

10.

9

 

USC (3)

 

3-0

 

412

 

11.

13

 

West Virginia (13)

 

2-0

 

380

 

12.

15

 

Navy

 

2-0

 

289

 

13.

16

 

Duke (3)

 

2-0

 

176

 

14.

NR

 

Auburn

 

2-0

 

66

 

15.

NR

 

Miami (Florida)

 

1-1

 

61

 

16.

NR

 

Clemson

 

3-0

 

55

 

17.

NR

 

Purdue

 

2-0

 

26

 

18.

19

 

Washington (1)

 

3-0

 

24

 

19.

NR

 

Kentucky

 

2-1

 

22

 

20.

NR

 

Stanford

 

2-1

 

16

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

8

 

Ohio State

 
   

NR

11

 

Rice

 
   

NR

12

 

Pittsburgh

  2-1-0
    L 26-14 at #5 Oklahoma

NR

14

 

Iowa

 
   

NR

18

 

Penn State

 
   

NR

20

 

Baylor

 
   



September 26, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

5

 

Maryland (45)

 

2-0

 

1,113

 

2.

4

 

Michigan (48)

 

1-0

 

1,032

 

3.

2

 

Georgia Tech (11)

 

2-0

 

701

 

4.

11

 

Notre Dame (3)

 

1-0

 

671

 

5.

3

 

Oklahoma (12)

 

1-0

 

622

 

W 13-6 at North Carolina

6.

14

 

Army (1)

 

1-0

 

437

 

7.

1

 

UCLA

 

1-1

 

358

 

8.

6

 

Ohio State (1)

 

1-0

 

299

 

9.

 

9

 

USC (3)

 

2-0

 

269

 

10.

NR

 

TCU (3)

 

2-0

 

229

 

W 32-0 at #12 Texas Tech

11.

13

 

Rice

 

1-0

 

208

 

12.

7

 

Pittsburgh (1)

 

2-0

 

200

 

13.

NR

 

West Virginia (3)

 

1-0

 

153

 

14.

NR

 

Iowa (1)

 

1-0

 

141

 

15.

9

 

Navy (1)

 

1-0

 

125

 

16.

NR

 

Duke

 

1-0

 

82

 

17.

NR

 

Wisconsin

 

1-0

 

59

 

18.

NR

 

Penn State (1)

 

1-0

 

53

 

19.

NR

 

Washington (1)

 

2-0

 

50

 

20.

18

 

Baylor

 

2-0

 

49

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

8

 

Mississippi

 
   

NR

12

 

Texas Tech

  1-1-0
    L 32-0 vs TCU

NR

15

 

Miami (Florida)

 
   

NR

16

 

LSU

 
   

NR

17

 

Arkansas

 
   

NR

19

 

Florida

 
   

NR

19

 

Purdue

 
   



September 19, 1955 AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

 

1

 

UCLA (34)

 

1-0

 

512

 

2.

10

 

Georgia Tech (3)

 

1-0

 

364

 

3.

2

 

Oklahoma (10)

 

0-0

 

319

 

DNP

4.

3

 

Michigan (6)

 

0-0

 

284

 

5.

 

5

 

Maryland (1)

 

1-0

 

198

 

6.

4

 

Ohio State

 

0-0

 

157

 

7.

NR

 

Pittsburgh

 

1-0

 

142

 

8.

15

 

Mississippi

 

1-0

 

130

 

9.

8

 

Navy

 

0-0

 

124

 

9.

13

 

USC (1)

 

1-0

 

124

 

11.

6

 

Notre Dame

 

0-0

 

118

 

12.

NR

 

Texas Tech

 

1-0

 

101

 

13.

11

 

Rice

 

0-0

 

80

 

14.

7

 

Army

 

0-0

 

62

 

15.

9

 

Miami (Florida)

 

0-1

 

51

 

16.

NR

 

LSU

 

1-0

 

47

 

17.

NR

 

Arkansas (1)

 

1-0

 

37

 

18.

NR

 

Baylor

 

1-0

 

31

 

19.

NR

 

Florida

 

1-0

 

20

 

19.

20

 

Purdue (1)

 

0-0

 

20

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

12

 

Iowa

 
   

NR

14

 

Wisconsin

 
   

NR

16

 

SMU

 
   

NR

17

 

Auburn

 
   

NR

18

 

Duke

 
   

NR

19

 

West Virginia

 
   



1955 Preseason AP Football Poll

RK

 

PVS

 

Team (FPV)

 

WLT

 

PTS

 

Last Week

1.

2

 

UCLA (33)

 

9-0

 

1,054

 

2.

3

 

Oklahoma (32)

 

10-0

 

1,001

 

DNP

3.

15

 

Michigan (34)

 

6-3

 

870

 

4.

1

 

Ohio State (9)

 

10-0

 

636

 

5.

8

 

Maryland (8)

 

7-2-1

 

595

 

6.

4

 

Notre Dame (2)

 

9-1

 

529

 

7.

 

7

 

Army

 

7-2

 

333

 

8.

5

 

Navy (1)

 

8-2

 

329

 

9.

11

 

Miami (Florida) (5)

 

8-1

 

321

 

10.

NR

 

Georgia Tech (1)

 

8-3

 

319

 

11.

19

 

Rice

 

7-3

 

270

 

12.

NR

 

Iowa (4)

 

5-4

 

234

 

13.

17

 

USC (2)

 

8-4

 

152

 

14.

9

 

Wisconsin

 

7-2

 

150

 

15.

6

 

Mississippi

 

9-2

 

128

 

16.

NR

 

SMU

 

6-3-1

 

93

 

17.

13

 

Auburn

 

8-3

 

56

 

18.

14

 

Duke (1)

 

8-2-1

 

48

 

19.

12

 

West Virginia (1)

 

8-1

 

45

 

20.

NR

 

Purdue (1)

 

5-3-1

 

37

 
 

Dropped From Rankings

NR

10

 

Arkansas

 

8-2

   

DNP

NR

16

 

Virginia Tech

 

8-0-1

   

DNP

NR

18

 

Baylor

 

7-3

   

DNP

NR

20

 

Penn State

 

7-2

   

DNP