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1955 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record: 40-37-3, .519 W-L% (5th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 0.85 (6th of 11) ▪ SOS: 0.83 (6th of 11)

Conference Champion: Duke and Maryland

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Duke and Maryland)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Maryland)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Maryland 10 1 0 .909 4 0 0 1.000 19.7 7.0 18.06 5.06
Duke 7 2 1 .750 4 0 0 1.000 19.6 9.5 11.56 3.76
Clemson 7 3 0 .700 3 1 0 .750 20.6 14.4 3.35 -2.26
Wake Forest 5 4 1 .550 3 3 1 .500 13.1 15.3 0.50 0.50
North Carolina 3 7 0 .300 3 3 0 .500 11.7 21.8 -2.78 5.62
North Carolina State 4 5 1 .450 0 2 1 .167 20.6 19.3 -3.48 -4.48
South Carolina 3 6 0 .333 1 5 0 .167 13.3 23.2 -8.96 -0.73
Virginia 1 9 0 .100 0 4 0 .000 9.6 20.1 -11.43 -0.83

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 Final
Maryland 5 5 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 3 3
Clemson       16                
Duke 18   16 13 11 5 17   18 20 18  

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1956-01-02 Orange Bowl Oklahoma 20 Maryland 6 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)