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1952 Coaches

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National Champion: Michigan State (AP, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Billy Vessels (Oklahoma)

AP Preseason #1: Michigan State ▪ AP Final #1: Michigan State

113 Coaches

Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
1 Bobby Dodd Georgia Tech SEC 12 0 0 1.000
2 Biggie Munn Michigan State Ind 9 0 0 1.000
3 Jess Hill Southern California PCC 10 1 0 .909
4 Charles Caldwell Princeton Ind 8 1 0 .889
5 Red Sanders UCLA PCC 8 1 0 .889
6 Bud Wilkinson Oklahoma Big 7 8 1 1 .850
7 Red Drew Alabama SEC 10 2 0 .833
8 Arthur Raimo Villanova Ind 7 1 1 .833
9 Edwin Price Texas SWC 9 2 0 .818
10 John Vaught Mississippi SEC 8 1 2 .818
11 Edward Anderson Holy Cross Ind 8 2 0 .800
12 Arthur Guepe Virginia Ind 8 2 0 .800
13 Clyde Lee Houston MVC 8 2 0 .800
14 Bill Murray Duke Southern 8 2 0 .800
15 Dudley DeGroot New Mexico Skyline 7 2 0 .778
16 Art Lewis West Virginia Southern 7 2 0 .778
17 Jordan Olivar Yale Ind 7 2 0 .778
18 Jim Tatum Maryland Ind 7 2 0 .778
19 John Brothers Tulsa MVC 8 2 1 .773
20 Bob Neyland Tennessee SEC 8 2 1 .773
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
21 Rip Engle Penn State Ind 7 2 1 .750
22 Frank Leahy Notre Dame Ind 7 2 1 .750
23 Bob Woodruff Florida SEC 8 3 0 .727
24 Eddie Erdelatz Navy Ind 6 2 1 .722
25 Bo Sherman George Washington Southern 6 2 1 .722
26 Howard Odell Washington PCC 7 3 0 .700
27 Ben Schwartzwalder Syracuse Ind 7 3 0 .700
28 Jules Sikes Kansas Big 7 7 3 0 .700
29 Pappy Waldorf California PCC 7 3 0 .700
30 Dallas Ward Colorado Big 7 6 2 2 .700
31 Ernie Jorge Pacific Ind 7 3 1 .682
32 Robert Bronzan San Jose State Ind 6 3 0 .667
33 Red Dawson Pittsburgh Ind 6 3 0 .667
34 Woody Hayes Ohio State Western 6 3 0 .667
35 Hal Lahar Colgate Ind 6 3 0 .667
36 Clyde Smith Arizona State BIAA 6 3 0 .667
37 Jack Curtice Utah Skyline 6 3 1 .650
38 Ivy Williamson Wisconsin Western 6 3 1 .650
39 William Young Furman Southern 6 3 1 .650
40 Wallace Butts Georgia SEC 7 4 0 .636
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
41 Robert Davis Colorado State Skyline 6 4 0 .600
42 Warren Woodson Arizona BIAA 6 4 0 .600
43 Murray Evans Hardin-Simmons BIAA 5 3 2 .600
44 Lloyd Jordan Harvard Ind 5 4 0 .556
45 Bennie Oosterbaan Michigan Western 5 4 0 .556
46 Murray Warmath Mississippi State SEC 5 4 0 .556
47 Bowden Wyatt Wyoming Skyline 5 4 0 .556
48 Wesley Fesler Minnesota Western 4 3 2 .556
49 Stuart Holcomb Purdue Western 4 3 2 .556
50 George Munger Pennsylvania Ind 4 3 2 .556
51 Aldo Donelli Boston University Ind 5 4 1 .550
52 William Glassford Nebraska Big 7 5 4 1 .550
53 Tom Rogers Wake Forest Southern 5 4 1 .550
54 Bear Bryant Kentucky SEC 5 4 2 .545
55 Mike Brumbelow Texas-El Paso BIAA 5 5 1 .500
56 Rex Enright South Carolina Southern 5 5 0 .500
57 Don Faurot Missouri Big 7 5 5 0 .500
58 Jess Neely Rice SWC 5 5 0 .500
59 Chuck Taylor Stanford PCC 5 5 0 .500
60 Raymond Wolf Tulane SEC 5 5 0 .500
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
61 Red Blaik Army Ind 4 4 1 .500
62 Babe Curfman Idaho PCC 4 4 1 .500
63 Harvey Harman Rutgers Ind 4 4 1 .500
64 Mike Holovak Boston College Ind 4 4 1 .500
65 Dutch Meyer Texas Christian SWC 4 4 2 .500
66 George Sauer Baylor SWC 4 4 2 .500
67 Frank Moseley Virginia Tech Southern 5 6 0 .455
68 H.N. Russell Southern Methodist SWC 4 5 1 .450
69 Ray Eliot Illinois Western 4 5 0 .444
70 Jackie Freeman William & Mary Southern 4 5 0 .444
71 John Peterson Northern Arizona BIAA 3 4 0 .429
72 Charles Atkinson Brigham Young Skyline 4 6 0 .400
73 Alton Kircher Washington State PCC 4 6 0 .400
74 Bill Edwards Vanderbilt SEC 3 5 2 .400
75 Liz Blackbourn Marquette Ind 3 5 1 .389
76 Quinn Decker Citadel Southern 3 5 1 .389
77 Andy Gustafson Miami (FL) Ind 4 7 0 .364
78 Bob Carlson Wichita State MVC 3 6 1 .350
79 Ray George Texas A&M SWC 3 6 1 .350
80 Thomas Nugent Virginia Military Institute Southern 3 6 1 .350
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
81 Dutch Clark Detroit Mercy MVC 3 6 0 .333
82 Frank Kimbrough West Texas A&M BIAA 3 6 0 .333
83 Abe Stuber Iowa State Big 7 3 6 0 .333
84 John Roning Utah State Skyline 3 7 1 .318
85 DeWitt Weaver Texas Tech BIAA 3 7 1 .318
86 Edward Danowski Fordham Ind 2 5 1 .313
87 Hugh Devore New York University Ind 2 5 1 .313
88 John Baker Denver Skyline 3 7 0 .300
89 Horace Hendrickson North Carolina State Southern 3 7 0 .300
90 Gaynell Tinsley Louisiana State SEC 3 7 0 .300
91 Jennings Whitworth Oklahoma State MVC 3 7 0 .300
92 Carl Wise Washington & Lee Southern 3 7 0 .300
93 Joe Coleman New Mexico State BIAA 2 6 1 .278
94 Richard Gallagher Santa Clara Ind 2 6 1 .278
95 Frank Howard Clemson Ind 2 6 1 .278
96 Lou Little Columbia Ind 2 6 1 .278
97 Robert Voigts Northwestern Western 2 6 1 .278
98 Len Casanova Oregon PCC 2 7 1 .250
99 Eddie Chinske Montana Skyline 2 7 1 .250
100 Al Kawal Temple Ind 2 7 1 .250
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
101 Carl Snavely North Carolina Southern 2 6 0 .250
102 Bernie Crimmins Indiana Western 2 7 0 .222
103 Bill Dole Davidson Southern 2 7 0 .222
104 Forest Evashevski Iowa Western 2 7 0 .222
105 Warren Gaer Drake Ind 2 7 0 .222
106 George James Cornell Ind 2 7 0 .222
107 Alva Kelley Brown Ind 2 7 0 .222
108 DeOrmond McLaughry Dartmouth Ind 2 7 0 .222
109 Kip Taylor Oregon State PCC 2 7 0 .222
110 Otis Douglas Arkansas SWC 2 8 0 .200
111 Ralph Jordan Auburn SEC 2 8 0 .200
112 Bill Meek Kansas State Big 7 1 9 0 .100
113 Edwin Merrick Richmond Southern 1 9 0 .100