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1954 Coaches

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National Champions: UCLA (FWAA, UPI), Ohio State (AP)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Alan Ameche (Wisconsin)

AP Preseason #1: Notre Dame ▪ AP Final #1: Ohio State

110 Coaches

Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
1 Woody Hayes Ohio State Big Ten 10 0 0 1.000
2 Bud Wilkinson Oklahoma Big 7 10 0 0 1.000
3 Red Sanders UCLA PCC 9 0 0 1.000
4 Frank Moseley Virginia Tech Southern 8 0 1 .944
5 Bob Blackman Denver Skyline 9 1 0 .900
6 Terry Brennan Notre Dame Ind 9 1 0 .900
7 Jack Mitchell Wichita State MVC 9 1 0 .900
8 Andy Gustafson Miami (FL) Ind 8 1 0 .889
9 Mike Holovak Boston College Ind 8 1 0 .889
10 Art Lewis West Virginia Southern 8 1 0 .889
11 John Vaught Mississippi SEC 9 2 0 .818
12 Eddie Erdelatz Navy Ind 8 2 0 .800
13 Sid Gillman Cincinnati Ind 8 2 0 .800
14 Red Blaik Army Ind 7 2 0 .778
15 Aldo Donelli Boston University Ind 7 2 0 .778
16 Rip Engle Penn State Ind 7 2 0 .778
17 Murray Warmath Minnesota Big Ten 7 2 0 .778
18 Ivy Williamson Wisconsin Big Ten 7 2 0 .778
19 Bill Murray Duke ACC 8 2 1 .773
20 Jim Tatum Maryland ACC 7 2 1 .750
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
21 Dallas Ward Colorado Big 7 7 2 1 .750
22 DeWitt Weaver Texas Tech BIAA 7 2 1 .750
23 Mike Brumbelow Texas-El Paso BIAA 8 3 0 .727
24 Bobby Dodd Georgia Tech SEC 8 3 0 .727
25 Ralph Jordan Auburn SEC 8 3 0 .727
26 Bowden Wyatt Arkansas SWC 8 3 0 .727
27 Alva Kelley Brown Ind 6 2 1 .722
28 Robert Bronzan San Jose State Ind 7 3 0 .700
29 Blanton Collier Kentucky SEC 7 3 0 .700
30 Bill Meek Kansas State Big 7 7 3 0 .700
31 Jess Neely Rice SWC 7 3 0 .700
32 Warren Woodson Arizona BIAA 7 3 0 .700
33 Jess Hill Southern California PCC 8 4 0 .667
34 Thomas Nugent Florida State Ind 8 4 0 .667
35 Bennie Oosterbaan Michigan Big Ten 6 3 0 .667
36 Hal Lahar Colgate Ind 5 2 2 .667
37 Thomas Hamilton Pittsburgh Ind 4 2 0 .667
38 Wallace Butts Georgia SEC 6 3 1 .650
39 Chalmer Woodward Southern Methodist SWC 6 3 1 .650
40 George Sauer Baylor SWC 7 4 0 .636
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
41 Charles Caldwell Princeton Ind 5 3 1 .611
42 Stuart Holcomb Purdue Big Ten 5 3 1 .611
43 Jordan Olivar Yale Ind 5 3 1 .611
44 Len Casanova Oregon PCC 6 4 0 .600
45 Phil Dickens Wyoming Skyline 6 4 0 .600
46 Rex Enright South Carolina ACC 6 4 0 .600
47 Darrell Royal Mississippi State SEC 6 4 0 .600
48 Lloyd Jordan Harvard Ind 4 3 1 .563
49 Forest Evashevski Iowa Big Ten 5 4 0 .556
50 George James Cornell Ind 5 4 0 .556
51 Edwin Merrick Richmond Southern 5 4 0 .556
52 Jennings Whitworth Oklahoma State MVC 5 4 1 .550
53 William Glassford Nebraska Big 7 6 5 0 .545
54 Frank Howard Clemson ACC 5 5 0 .500
55 Clyde Lee Houston MVC 5 5 0 .500
56 Clyde Smith Arizona State BIAA 5 5 0 .500
57 Robert Titchenal New Mexico Skyline 5 5 0 .500
58 Pappy Waldorf California PCC 5 5 0 .500
59 Bob Woodruff Florida SEC 5 5 0 .500
60 Jackie Freeman William & Mary Southern 4 4 2 .500
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
61 Ben Schwartzwalder Syracuse Ind 4 4 0 .500
62 Gaynell Tinsley Louisiana State SEC 5 6 0 .455
63 Red Drew Alabama SEC 4 5 2 .455
64 George Barclay North Carolina ACC 4 5 1 .450
65 Don Faurot Missouri Big 7 4 5 1 .450
66 Edwin Price Texas SWC 4 5 1 .450
67 Moose Myers Pacific Ind 4 5 0 .444
68 Skip Stahley Idaho PCC 4 5 0 .444
69 Murray Evans Hardin-Simmons BIAA 4 6 0 .400
70 Alton Kircher Washington State PCC 4 6 0 .400
71 Abe Martin Texas Christian SWC 4 6 0 .400
72 John McKenna Virginia Military Institute Southern 4 6 0 .400
73 Odus Mitchell North Texas Ind 4 6 0 .400
74 Harvey Robinson Tennessee SEC 4 6 0 .400
75 John Roning Utah State Skyline 4 6 0 .400
76 Chuck Taylor Stanford PCC 4 6 0 .400
77 Frosty Ferzacca Marquette Ind 3 5 1 .389
78 Jack Curtice Utah Skyline 4 7 0 .364
79 Eddie Chinske Montana Skyline 3 6 0 .333
80 Bernie Crimmins Indiana Big Ten 3 6 0 .333
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
81 Duffy Daugherty Michigan State Big Ten 3 6 0 .333
82 Vince Di Francesca Iowa State Big 7 3 6 0 .333
83 Harvey Harman Rutgers Ind 3 6 0 .333
84 Ned McDonald Virginia ACC 3 6 0 .333
85 DeOrmond McLaughry Dartmouth Ind 3 6 0 .333
86 Edward Anderson Holy Cross Ind 3 7 0 .300
87 Robert Davis Colorado State Skyline 3 7 0 .300
88 Tom Rogers Wake Forest ACC 2 7 1 .250
89 Andy Pilney Tulane SEC 1 6 3 .250
90 Wally Fromhart Detroit Mercy MVC 2 7 0 .222
91 Warren Gaer Drake Ind 2 7 0 .222
92 Arthur Guepe Vanderbilt SEC 2 7 0 .222
93 Robert Voigts Northwestern Big Ten 2 7 0 .222
94 John Cherberg Washington PCC 2 8 0 .200
95 Earle Edwards North Carolina State ACC 2 8 0 .200
96 Johnnie McMillan Citadel Southern 2 8 0 .200
97 Edward Danowski Fordham Ind 1 7 1 .167
98 Bo Sherman George Washington Southern 1 7 1 .167
99 Charles Atkinson Brigham Young Skyline 1 8 0 .111
100 Ray Eliot Illinois Big Ten 1 8 0 .111
Rk Coach School Conf W L T Pct Notes
101 Frank Kimbrough West Texas A&M BIAA 1 8 0 .111
102 Lou Little Columbia Ind 1 8 0 .111
103 Kip Taylor Oregon State PCC 1 8 0 .111
104 Bear Bryant Texas A&M SWC 1 9 0 .100
105 Francis Reagan Villanova Ind 1 9 0 .100
106 Red Dawson Pittsburgh Ind 0 3 0 .000
107 Chuck Mather Kansas Big 7 0 10 0 .000
108 James Patton New Mexico State BIAA 0 9 0 .000
109 Steve Sebo Pennsylvania Ind 0 9 0 .000
110 Bernie Witucki Tulsa MVC 0 11 0 .000