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1955 Independent Year Summary

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Record: 121-124-8, .494 W-L% (8th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -4.22 (9th of 11) ▪ SOS: -4.18 (9th of 11)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Army, Miami (FL), Navy and Notre Dame)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Army, Miami (FL), Navy, Notre Dame and Pittsburgh)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Notre Dame 8 2 0 .800 21.0 11.2 15.86 6.46
Princeton 7 2 0 .778 15.4 7.3 -4.89 -11.78
Yale 7 2 0 .778 19.6 8.8 0.85 -9.15
Navy 6 2 1 .722 20.9 6.2 9.51 -1.38
Boston College 5 2 1 .688 22.0 9.9 3.89 -7.36
Army 6 3 0 .667 28.4 8.0 5.53 -3.36
Colgate 6 3 0 .667 18.2 11.9 0.01 -5.77
Miami (FL) 6 3 0 .667 20.1 9.0 12.82 5.16
Pittsburgh 7 4 0 .636 16.5 11.1 12.49 7.13
Syracuse 5 3 0 .625 22.5 16.3 6.84 3.34
San Jose State 5 3 1 .611 17.7 12.7 -0.90 -4.79
Holy Cross 6 4 0 .600 14.8 16.0 -7.89 -7.79
Cornell 5 4 0 .556 17.7 14.9 -8.64 -10.86
Pacific 5 4 0 .556 14.7 13.4 4.85 3.18
Penn State 5 4 0 .556 18.1 16.7 -0.33 -1.78
North Texas 5 4 1 .550 19.7 15.9 -4.42 -5.82
Drake 4 4 0 .500 19.5 24.8 -10.01 -8.38
Florida State 5 5 0 .500 14.7 18.6 -7.23 -4.83
Harvard 3 4 1 .438 17.9 14.3 -10.88 -11.26
Rutgers 3 5 0 .375 11.9 20.4 -18.42 -12.17
Dartmouth 3 6 0 .333 10.2 13.3 -13.09 -9.09
Marquette 2 6 1 .278 8.6 21.6 -8.34 0.66
Boston University 2 6 0 .250 14.1 21.8 -11.60 -4.85
Brown 2 7 0 .222 9.6 15.4 -16.75 -9.86
Cincinnati 1 6 2 .222 10.8 22.1 -15.75 -6.53
Columbia 1 8 0 .111 8.2 27.9 -19.75 -6.31
Villanova 1 9 0 .100 8.6 20.4 -12.45 -1.05
Pennsylvania 0 9 0 .000 3.8 30.0 -19.35 1.32

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
Notre Dame 6 11 4 5 4 11 9 6 5 4 5 9
Pittsburgh   7 12       16   17 15 13 11
Miami (FL) 9 15   15         20   14 14
Navy 8 9 15 12 8 4 4 9 13 11 11 18
Army 7 14 6 6 18     19       20
Boston College           17            
Holy Cross           20 13          
Penn State     18                  
Syracuse               18     20  
Yale           19            

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1956-01-02 Sugar Bowl Georgia Tech 7 Pittsburgh 0 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)