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1954 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 65-53-6, .548 W-L% (1st of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 5.28 (3rd of 11) ▪ SOS: 3.52 (3rd of 11)

Conference Champion: Mississippi

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Alabama, Georgia Tech and Mississippi)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Auburn and Mississippi)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Mississippi 9 2 0 .818 5 0 0 1.000 25.7 6.2 13.62 -0.38
Georgia Tech 8 3 0 .727 6 2 0 .750 17.2 8.8 14.03 6.48
Kentucky 7 3 0 .700 5 2 0 .714 15.1 12.5 6.81 3.31
Florida 5 5 0 .500 5 2 0 .714 11.5 12.8 7.00 8.20
Georgia 6 3 1 .650 3 2 1 .583 8.9 8.9 5.34 3.54
Auburn 8 3 0 .727 3 3 0 .500 25.1 7.8 17.69 4.33
Mississippi State 6 4 0 .600 3 3 0 .500 19.2 12.0 6.03 -0.37
Alabama 4 5 2 .455 3 3 2 .500 11.2 9.5 1.98 1.98
Louisiana State 5 6 0 .455 2 5 0 .286 11.4 15.7 2.15 5.88
Tulane 1 6 3 .250 1 6 1 .188 4.6 14.4 -4.80 4.50
Tennessee 4 6 0 .400 1 5 0 .167 10.5 16.4 -4.44 1.96
Vanderbilt 2 7 0 .222 1 5 0 .167 14.9 18.8 -2.08 2.81

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 Final
Mississippi 10 9 8 7 7 5 12 9 7 6 7 6
Auburn                   18 15 13
Alabama 14         12            
Florida     20 14   18            
Georgia                 20      
Georgia Tech 7 5     19 15            
Kentucky                     18  

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1955-01-01 Cotton Bowl Georgia Tech 14 Arkansas 6 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1955-01-01 Sugar Bowl Navy 21 Mississippi 0 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1954-12-31 Gator Bowl Auburn 33 Baylor 13 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)