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1954 Standings

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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

111 Schools

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
1 Duke ACC 8 2 1 .773 4 0 0 1.000 24.5 14.6 12.49 4.49 15 6 14
2 Maryland ACC 7 2 1 .750 4 0 1 .900 28.0 6.7 18.00 4.20 3 3 8
3 North Carolina ACC 4 5 1 .450 4 2 0 .667 14.0 22.2 -0.93 4.37
4 South Carolina ACC 6 4 0 .600 3 3 0 .500 17.2 15.3 4.93 3.03 15
5 Clemson ACC 5 5 0 .500 1 2 0 .333 19.3 12.1 4.70 2.10
6 Wake Forest ACC 2 7 1 .250 1 4 1 .250 12.9 16.5 -1.06 2.84
7 Virginia ACC 3 6 0 .333 0 2 0 .000 12.6 18.0 -2.88 2.23
8 North Carolina State ACC 2 8 0 .200 0 4 0 .000 10.4 19.3 -6.02 3.09
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
9 Oklahoma Big 7 10 0 0 1.000 6 0 0 1.000 30.4 6.2 19.59 3.29 2 1 3
10 Nebraska Big 7 6 5 0 .545 4 2 0 .667 21.2 18.4 4.93 2.29 20
11 Colorado Big 7 7 2 1 .750 3 2 1 .583 28.3 9.1 10.40 -2.60 11
12 Missouri Big 7 4 5 1 .450 3 2 1 .583 19.8 26.1 4.76 7.06
13 Kansas State Big 7 7 3 0 .700 3 3 0 .500 19.1 15.4 0.34 -2.66
14 Iowa State Big 7 3 6 0 .333 1 5 0 .167 16.8 20.2 -3.54 0.24
15 Kansas Big 7 0 10 0 .000 0 6 0 .000 9.3 37.7 -14.44 8.06
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
16 Ohio State Big Ten 10 0 0 1.000 7 0 0 1.000 24.9 7.5 27.08 11.08 20 1 1
17 Wisconsin Big Ten 7 2 0 .778 5 2 0 .714 22.2 10.9 20.42 10.87 9 2 9
18 Michigan Big Ten 6 3 0 .667 5 2 0 .714 15.4 9.7 14.65 9.88 11 15
19 Minnesota Big Ten 7 2 0 .778 4 2 0 .667 21.7 14.1 14.10 7.66 8
20 Iowa Big Ten 5 4 0 .556 4 3 0 .571 21.3 15.7 15.86 13.09 11 3
21 Purdue Big Ten 5 3 1 .611 3 3 0 .500 18.3 14.9 16.23 13.45 5
22 Indiana Big Ten 3 6 0 .333 2 4 0 .333 12.2 15.9 5.51 8.51
23 Michigan State Big Ten 3 6 0 .333 1 5 0 .167 19.7 16.6 9.69 10.91 6 6
24 Northwestern Big Ten 2 7 0 .222 1 5 0 .167 11.2 15.8 5.79 11.23
25 Illinois Big Ten 1 8 0 .111 0 6 0 .000 11.4 20.0 3.17 11.73 5 5
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
26 Texas Tech BIAA 7 2 1 .750 4 0 0 1.000 36.7 15.7 8.92 -4.89 19 14
27 Arizona State BIAA 5 5 0 .500 3 1 0 .750 17.8 22.8 -10.60 -8.10
28 Texas-El Paso BIAA 8 3 0 .727 4 2 0 .667 26.4 17.9 -1.28 -9.91
29 Arizona BIAA 7 3 0 .700 3 2 0 .600 38.5 21.5 2.09 -7.21
30 Hardin-Simmons BIAA 4 6 0 .400 2 3 0 .400 15.3 20.4 -12.35 -8.35
31 West Texas A&M BIAA 1 8 0 .111 1 5 0 .167 16.2 25.2 -18.32 -8.98
32 New Mexico State BIAA 0 9 0 .000 0 4 0 .000 9.7 34.0 -29.05 -10.16
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
33 Notre Dame Ind 9 1 0 .900 26.1 11.5 22.11 9.21 1 1 4
34 Boston College Ind 8 1 0 .889 21.8 8.2 1.59 -9.64
35 Miami (FL) Ind 8 1 0 .889 28.6 10.4 15.33 3.55 6 11
36 Cincinnati Ind 8 2 0 .800 24.9 10.7 2.32 -9.38 12
37 Navy Ind 8 2 0 .800 30.4 7.3 18.74 2.94 5 5
38 Army Ind 7 2 0 .778 36.1 14.1 14.22 1.44 13 5 7
39 Boston University Ind 7 2 0 .778 28.4 10.3 3.31 -10.80
40 Penn State Ind 7 2 0 .778 22.9 10.2 11.19 -0.59 9 20
41 Brown Ind 6 2 1 .722 25.0 13.3 0.69 -8.53
42 San Jose State Ind 7 3 0 .700 19.1 15.1 -0.21 -5.31
43 Colgate Ind 5 2 2 .667 15.7 13.0 -2.10 -4.88
44 Florida State Ind 8 4 0 .667 23.1 15.8 -2.31 -7.06
45 Princeton Ind 5 3 1 .611 20.2 13.8 -2.27 -5.72
46 Yale Ind 5 3 1 .611 18.8 17.1 -0.02 -3.46
47 Harvard Ind 4 3 1 .563 13.5 12.1 -4.68 -6.43
48 Cornell Ind 5 4 0 .556 21.6 17.0 -0.43 -3.77
49 Syracuse Ind 4 4 0 .500 16.9 18.4 -4.25 -3.50
50 Pacific Ind 4 5 0 .444 11.0 13.1 -4.64 -2.19
51 Pittsburgh Ind 4 5 0 .444 9.2 20.9 6.45 14.23 20
52 North Texas Ind 4 6 0 .400 15.1 17.6 -8.82 -5.62
53 Marquette Ind 3 5 1 .389 15.1 24.0 -8.49 -2.04
54 Dartmouth Ind 3 6 0 .333 13.4 27.8 -7.46 -0.02
55 Rutgers Ind 3 6 0 .333 15.6 16.1 -9.96 -7.63
56 Holy Cross Ind 3 7 0 .300 18.0 24.3 -7.35 -1.95
57 Drake Ind 2 7 0 .222 13.0 35.4 -16.33 -3.66
58 Fordham Ind 1 7 1 .167 10.7 32.4 -15.77 -2.10
59 Columbia Ind 1 8 0 .111 7.9 34.0 -16.24 0.98
60 Villanova Ind 1 9 0 .100 9.5 29.7 -20.01 -2.81
61 Pennsylvania Ind 0 9 0 .000 8.1 34.2 -11.26 7.19
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
62 Wichita State MVC 9 1 0 .900 4 0 0 1.000 32.5 8.6 7.17 -7.43
63 Houston MVC 5 5 0 .500 3 1 0 .750 12.5 20.3 -2.79 1.01
64 Oklahoma State MVC 5 4 1 .550 2 2 0 .500 16.1 11.9 0.74 -2.26
65 Detroit Mercy MVC 2 7 0 .222 1 3 0 .250 11.9 17.6 -11.77 -5.21
66 Tulsa MVC 0 11 0 .000 0 4 0 .000 10.7 30.7 -14.59 0.51
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
67 UCLA PCC 9 0 0 1.000 6 0 0 1.000 40.8 4.4 19.95 0.06 8 1 2
68 Southern California PCC 8 4 0 .667 6 1 0 .857 21.5 13.3 13.22 7.14 17 7 17
69 Oregon PCC 6 4 0 .600 5 3 0 .625 21.8 15.9 5.44 0.24 18 16
70 California PCC 5 5 0 .500 4 3 0 .571 24.9 17.7 9.46 6.46 12 12
71 Washington State PCC 4 6 0 .400 3 4 0 .429 14.9 22.5 -2.17 1.43
72 Idaho PCC 4 5 0 .444 1 2 0 .333 10.7 17.0 -11.07 -5.73
73 Stanford PCC 4 6 0 .400 2 4 0 .333 12.3 22.9 0.34 5.64 17
74 Washington PCC 2 8 0 .200 1 6 0 .143 7.8 21.5 -6.53 5.27
75 Oregon State PCC 1 8 0 .111 1 6 0 .143 6.7 32.9 -12.07 5.26
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
76 Mississippi SEC 9 2 0 .818 5 0 0 1.000 25.7 6.2 13.62 -0.38 10 5 6
77 Georgia Tech SEC 8 3 0 .727 6 2 0 .750 17.2 8.8 14.03 6.48 7 5
78 Kentucky SEC 7 3 0 .700 5 2 0 .714 15.1 12.5 6.81 3.31 18
79 Florida SEC 5 5 0 .500 5 2 0 .714 11.5 12.8 7.00 8.20 14
80 Georgia SEC 6 3 1 .650 3 2 1 .583 8.9 8.9 5.34 3.54 20
81 Auburn SEC 8 3 0 .727 3 3 0 .500 25.1 7.8 17.69 4.33 13 13
82 Mississippi State SEC 6 4 0 .600 3 3 0 .500 19.2 12.0 6.03 -0.37
83 Alabama SEC 4 5 2 .455 3 3 2 .500 11.2 9.5 1.98 1.98 14 12
84 Louisiana State SEC 5 6 0 .455 2 5 0 .286 11.4 15.7 2.15 5.88
85 Tulane SEC 1 6 3 .250 1 6 1 .188 4.6 14.4 -4.80 4.50
86 Tennessee SEC 4 6 0 .400 1 5 0 .167 10.5 16.4 -4.44 1.96
87 Vanderbilt SEC 2 7 0 .222 1 5 0 .167 14.9 18.8 -2.08 2.81
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
88 Denver Skyline 9 1 0 .900 6 1 0 .857 29.8 9.6 4.11 -9.89
89 Wyoming Skyline 6 4 0 .600 5 1 0 .833 21.5 17.1 -2.47 -6.97
90 Utah State Skyline 4 6 0 .400 4 3 0 .571 15.8 18.7 -10.25 -6.85
91 New Mexico Skyline 5 5 0 .500 3 3 0 .500 15.2 16.8 -10.12 -9.42
92 Utah Skyline 4 7 0 .364 3 3 0 .500 15.6 19.3 -8.53 -4.89
93 Colorado State Skyline 3 7 0 .300 3 4 0 .429 9.3 24.8 -14.88 -5.18
94 Montana Skyline 3 6 0 .333 1 5 0 .167 18.9 25.0 -12.02 -7.58
95 Brigham Young Skyline 1 8 0 .111 1 6 0 .143 10.7 20.9 -18.65 -8.43
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
96 West Virginia Southern 8 1 0 .889 3 0 0 1.000 23.2 8.2 10.94 -2.39 7 12
97 Furman Southern 5 5 0 .500 2 0 0 1.000 14.3 19.6 -8.04 -4.44
98 Virginia Tech Southern 8 0 1 .944 3 0 1 .875 22.0 8.3 7.21 -4.24 14 16
99 Davidson Southern 6 3 0 .667 2 1 0 .667 17.4 8.2 -5.28 -12.28
100 Virginia Military Institute Southern 4 6 0 .400 4 3 0 .571 13.2 22.3 -8.09 -1.99
101 Richmond Southern 5 4 0 .556 2 3 0 .400 17.3 6.0 -0.58 -6.91
102 William & Mary Southern 4 4 2 .500 1 2 2 .400 8.2 13.7 -4.86 -0.66
103 George Washington Southern 1 7 1 .167 0 4 1 .100 10.9 19.1 -6.51 0.83
104 Citadel Southern 2 8 0 .200 0 4 0 .000 9.4 25.6 -17.18 -6.38
Overall Conference Pts/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Notes
105 Arkansas SWC 8 3 0 .727 5 1 0 .833 17.7 9.5 13.47 6.65 4 10
106 Southern Methodist SWC 6 3 1 .650 4 1 1 .750 18.4 13.5 13.61 8.71 11
107 Rice SWC 7 3 0 .700 4 2 0 .667 20.5 14.8 14.38 8.48 16 11 19
108 Baylor SWC 7 4 0 .636 4 2 0 .667 22.7 15.8 12.41 7.59 9 18
109 Texas SWC 4 5 1 .450 2 3 1 .417 15.8 16.1 10.45 10.55 4 4
110 Texas Christian SWC 4 6 0 .400 1 5 0 .167 16.4 15.5 9.80 9.40 17
111 Texas A&M SWC 1 9 0 .100 0 6 0 .000 9.7 17.7 0.13 8.63