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1955 Polls

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National Champion: Oklahoma (AP, FWAA, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Howard Cassady (Ohio State)

AP Preseason #1: UCLA ▪ AP Final #1: Oklahoma

AP Polls

Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
1 Preseason 1 UCLA NA PCC
1 Preseason 2 Oklahoma NA Big 7
1 Preseason 3 Michigan NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 4 Ohio State NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 5 Maryland NA ACC
1 Preseason 6 Notre Dame NA Ind
1 Preseason 7 Army NA Ind
1 Preseason 8 Navy NA Ind
1 Preseason 9 Miami (FL) NA Ind
1 Preseason 10 Georgia Tech NA SEC
1 Preseason 11 Rice NA SWC
1 Preseason 12 Iowa NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 13 Southern California NA PCC
1 Preseason 14 Wisconsin NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 15 Mississippi NA SEC
1 Preseason 16 Southern Methodist NA SWC
1 Preseason 17 Auburn NA SEC
1 Preseason 18 Duke NA ACC
1 Preseason 19 West Virginia NA Southern
1 Preseason 20 Purdue NA Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
2 1955-09-19 1 UCLA (1-0-0) 1 NC PCC
2 1955-09-19 2 Georgia Tech (1-0-0) 10 Up 8 SEC
2 1955-09-19 3 Oklahoma 2 Down 1 Big 7
2 1955-09-19 4 Michigan 3 Down 1 Big Ten
2 1955-09-19 5 Maryland (1-0-0) 5 NC ACC
2 1955-09-19 6 Ohio State 4 Down 2 Big Ten
2 1955-09-19 7 Pittsburgh (1-0-0) Up  Ind
2 1955-09-19 8 Mississippi (1-0-0) 15 Up 7 SEC
2 1955-09-19 9 Navy 8 Down 1 Ind
2 1955-09-19 9 Southern California (1-0-0) 13 Up 4 PCC
2 1955-09-19 11 Notre Dame 6 Down 5 Ind
2 1955-09-19 12 Texas Tech (1-0-0) Up  BIAA
2 1955-09-19 13 Rice 11 Down 2 SWC
2 1955-09-19 14 Army 7 Down 7 Ind
2 1955-09-19 15 Miami (FL) (0-1-0) 9 Down 6 Ind
2 1955-09-19 16 Louisiana State (1-0-0) Up  SEC
2 1955-09-19 17 Arkansas (1-0-0) Up  SWC
2 1955-09-19 18 Baylor (1-0-0) Up  SWC
2 1955-09-19 19 Purdue 20 Up 1 Big Ten
2 1955-09-19 19 Florida (1-0-0) Up  SEC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
3 1955-09-26 1 Maryland (2-0-0) 5 Up 4 ACC
3 1955-09-26 2 Michigan (1-0-0) 4 Up 2 Big Ten
3 1955-09-26 3 Georgia Tech (2-0-0) 2 Down 1 SEC
3 1955-09-26 4 Notre Dame (1-0-0) 11 Up 7 Ind
3 1955-09-26 5 Oklahoma (1-0-0) 3 Down 2 Big 7
3 1955-09-26 6 Army (1-0-0) 14 Up 8 Ind
3 1955-09-26 7 UCLA (1-1-0) 1 Down 6 PCC
3 1955-09-26 8 Ohio State (1-0-0) 6 Down 2 Big Ten
3 1955-09-26 9 Southern California (2-0-0) 9 NC PCC
3 1955-09-26 10 Texas Christian (2-0-0) Up  SWC
3 1955-09-26 11 Rice (1-0-0) 13 Up 2 SWC
3 1955-09-26 12 Pittsburgh (2-0-0) 7 Down 5 Ind
3 1955-09-26 13 West Virginia (1-0-0) Up  Southern
3 1955-09-26 14 Iowa (1-0-0) Up  Big Ten
3 1955-09-26 15 Navy (1-0-0) 9 Down 6 Ind
3 1955-09-26 16 Duke (1-0-0) Up  ACC
3 1955-09-26 17 Wisconsin (1-0-0) Up  Big Ten
3 1955-09-26 18 Penn State (1-0-0) Up  Ind
3 1955-09-26 19 Washington (2-0-0) Up  PCC
3 1955-09-26 20 Baylor (2-0-0) 18 Down 2 SWC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
4 1955-10-03 1 Maryland (3-0-0) 1 NC ACC
4 1955-10-03 2 Michigan (2-0-0) 2 NC Big Ten
4 1955-10-03 3 Oklahoma (2-0-0) 5 Up 2 Big 7
4 1955-10-03 4 Georgia Tech (3-0-0) 3 Down 1 SEC
4 1955-10-03 5 Notre Dame (2-0-0) 4 Down 1 Ind
4 1955-10-03 6 Army (2-0-0) 6 NC Ind
4 1955-10-03 7 UCLA (2-1-0) 7 NC PCC
4 1955-10-03 8 Texas Christian (3-0-0) 10 Up 2 SWC
4 1955-10-03 9 Wisconsin (2-0-0) 17 Up 8 Big Ten
4 1955-10-03 10 Southern California (3-0-0) 9 Down 1 PCC
4 1955-10-03 11 West Virginia (2-0-0) 13 Up 2 Southern
4 1955-10-03 12 Navy (2-0-0) 15 Up 3 Ind
4 1955-10-03 13 Duke (2-0-0) 16 Up 3 ACC
4 1955-10-03 14 Auburn (2-0-0) Up  SEC
4 1955-10-03 15 Miami (FL) (1-1-0) Up  Ind
4 1955-10-03 16 Clemson (3-0-0) Up  ACC
4 1955-10-03 17 Purdue (2-0-0) Up  Big Ten
4 1955-10-03 18 Washington (3-0-0) 19 Up 1 PCC
4 1955-10-03 19 Kentucky (2-1-0) Up  SEC
4 1955-10-03 20 Stanford (2-1-0) Up  PCC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
5 1955-10-10 1 Michigan (3-0-0) 2 Up 1 Big Ten
5 1955-10-10 2 Maryland (4-0-0) 1 Down 1 ACC
5 1955-10-10 3 Oklahoma (3-0-0) 3 NC Big 7
5 1955-10-10 4 Notre Dame (3-0-0) 5 Up 1 Ind
5 1955-10-10 5 Georgia Tech (4-0-0) 4 Down 1 SEC
5 1955-10-10 6 Wisconsin (3-0-0) 9 Up 3 Big Ten
5 1955-10-10 7 Texas Christian (4-0-0) 8 Up 1 SWC
5 1955-10-10 8 Navy (3-0-0) 12 Up 4 Ind
5 1955-10-10 9 UCLA (3-1-0) 7 Down 2 PCC
5 1955-10-10 10 West Virginia (3-0-0) 11 Up 1 Southern
5 1955-10-10 11 Duke (3-0-0) 13 Up 2 ACC
5 1955-10-10 12 Washington (4-0-0) 18 Up 6 PCC
5 1955-10-10 13 Michigan State (2-1-0) Up  Big Ten
5 1955-10-10 14 Ohio State (2-1-0) Up  Big Ten
5 1955-10-10 15 Rice (2-0-1) Up  SWC
5 1955-10-10 16 Southern California (3-1-0) 10 Down 6 PCC
5 1955-10-10 17 Auburn (2-0-1) 14 Down 3 SEC
5 1955-10-10 18 Army (2-1-0) 6 Down 12 Ind
5 1955-10-10 19 Texas A&M (3-1-0) Up  SWC
5 1955-10-10 20 Kentucky (2-1-1) 19 Down 1 SEC
5 1955-10-10 20 Colorado (3-0-0) Up  Big 7
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
6 1955-10-17 1 Michigan (4-0-0) 1 NC Big Ten
6 1955-10-17 2 Maryland (5-0-0) 2 NC ACC
6 1955-10-17 3 Oklahoma (4-0-0) 3 NC Big 7
6 1955-10-17 4 Navy (4-0-0) 8 Up 4 Ind
6 1955-10-17 5 Duke (4-0-0) 11 Up 6 ACC
6 1955-10-17 6 Michigan State (3-1-0) 13 Up 7 Big Ten
6 1955-10-17 7 UCLA (4-1-0) 9 Up 2 PCC
6 1955-10-17 8 West Virginia (4-0-0) 10 Up 2 Southern
6 1955-10-17 9 Auburn (3-0-1) 17 Up 8 SEC
6 1955-10-17 10 Southern California (4-1-0) 16 Up 6 PCC
6 1955-10-17 11 Notre Dame (3-1-0) 4 Down 7 Ind
6 1955-10-17 12 Texas A&M (4-1-0) 19 Up 7 SWC
6 1955-10-17 13 Georgia Tech (4-1-0) 5 Down 8 SEC
6 1955-10-17 14 Colorado (4-0-0) 20 Up 6 Big 7
6 1955-10-17 15 Wisconsin (3-1-0) 6 Down 9 Big Ten
6 1955-10-17 16 Baylor (4-1-0) Up  SWC
6 1955-10-17 17 Boston College (3-0-0) Up  Ind
6 1955-10-17 18 Texas Christian (4-1-0) 7 Down 11 SWC
6 1955-10-17 19 Yale (4-0-0) Up  Ind
6 1955-10-17 20 Holy Cross (4-0-0) Up  Ind
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
7 1955-10-24 1 Maryland (6-0-0) 2 Up 1 ACC
7 1955-10-24 2 Oklahoma (5-0-0) 3 Up 1 Big 7
7 1955-10-24 3 Michigan (5-0-0) 1 Down 2 Big Ten
7 1955-10-24 4 Navy (5-0-0) 4 NC Ind
7 1955-10-24 5 Michigan State (4-1-0) 6 Up 1 Big Ten
7 1955-10-24 6 UCLA (5-1-0) 7 Up 1 PCC
7 1955-10-24 7 West Virginia (5-0-0) 8 Up 1 Southern
7 1955-10-24 8 Auburn (4-0-1) 9 Up 1 SEC
7 1955-10-24 9 Notre Dame (4-1-0) 11 Up 2 Ind
7 1955-10-24 10 Southern California (5-1-0) 10 NC PCC
7 1955-10-24 11 Texas A&M (5-1-0) 12 Up 1 SWC
7 1955-10-24 12 Georgia Tech (5-1-0) 13 Up 1 SEC
7 1955-10-24 13 Holy Cross (5-0-0) 20 Up 7 Ind
7 1955-10-24 14 Texas Christian (5-1-0) 18 Up 4 SWC
7 1955-10-24 15 Ohio State (3-2-0) Up  Big Ten
7 1955-10-24 16 Pittsburgh (4-2-0) Up  Ind
7 1955-10-24 17 Duke (4-1-0) 5 Down 12 ACC
7 1955-10-24 18 Miami (OH) Up 
7 1955-10-24 19 Washington (4-1-1) Up  PCC
7 1955-10-24 20 Mississippi (5-1-0) Up  SEC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
8 1955-10-31 1 Maryland (7-0-0) 1 NC ACC
8 1955-10-31 2 Oklahoma (6-0-0) 2 NC Big 7
8 1955-10-31 3 Michigan (6-0-0) 3 NC Big Ten
8 1955-10-31 4 Michigan State (5-1-0) 5 Up 1 Big Ten
8 1955-10-31 5 UCLA (6-1-0) 6 Up 1 PCC
8 1955-10-31 6 Notre Dame (5-1-0) 9 Up 3 Ind
8 1955-10-31 7 West Virginia (6-0-0) 7 NC Southern
8 1955-10-31 8 Georgia Tech (6-1-0) 12 Up 4 SEC
8 1955-10-31 9 Navy (5-1-0) 4 Down 5 Ind
8 1955-10-31 10 Texas Christian (6-1-0) 14 Up 4 SWC
8 1955-10-31 11 Ohio State (4-2-0) 15 Up 4 Big Ten
8 1955-10-31 12 Texas A&M (5-1-1) 11 Down 1 SWC
8 1955-10-31 13 Miami (OH) 18 Up 5
8 1955-10-31 14 Auburn (4-1-1) 8 Down 6 SEC
8 1955-10-31 15 Mississippi (6-1-0) 20 Up 5 SEC
8 1955-10-31 16 Southern California (5-2-0) 10 Down 6 PCC
8 1955-10-31 17 Kentucky (4-2-1) Up  SEC
8 1955-10-31 18 Syracuse (3-2-0) Up  Ind
8 1955-10-31 19 Army (4-2-0) Up  Ind
8 1955-10-31 20 Mississippi State (6-1-0) Up  SEC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
9 1955-11-07 1 Oklahoma (7-0-0) 2 Up 1 Big 7
9 1955-11-07 2 Maryland (8-0-0) 1 Down 1 ACC
9 1955-11-07 3 Michigan State (6-1-0) 4 Up 1 Big Ten
9 1955-11-07 4 UCLA (7-1-0) 5 Up 1 PCC
9 1955-11-07 5 Notre Dame (6-1-0) 6 Up 1 Ind
9 1955-11-07 6 West Virginia (7-0-0) 7 Up 1 Southern
9 1955-11-07 7 Michigan (6-1-0) 3 Down 4 Big Ten
9 1955-11-07 8 Texas Christian (6-1-0) 10 Up 2 SWC
9 1955-11-07 9 Texas A&M (6-1-1) 12 Up 3 SWC
9 1955-11-07 10 Ohio State (5-2-0) 11 Up 1 Big Ten
9 1955-11-07 11 Georgia Tech (6-1-1) 8 Down 3 SEC
9 1955-11-07 12 Auburn (5-1-1) 14 Up 2 SEC
9 1955-11-07 13 Navy (5-1-1) 9 Down 4 Ind
9 1955-11-07 14 Mississippi (7-1-0) 15 Up 1 SEC
9 1955-11-07 15 Miami (OH) 13 Down 2
9 1955-11-07 16 Illinois (4-3-0) Up  Big Ten
9 1955-11-07 17 Pittsburgh (5-3-0) Up  Ind
9 1955-11-07 18 Duke (4-2-1) Up  ACC
9 1955-11-07 18 Mississippi State (6-2-0) 20 Up 2 SEC
9 1955-11-07 20 Iowa (3-3-1) Up  Big Ten
9 1955-11-07 20 Miami (FL) (3-3-0) Up  Ind
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
10 1955-11-14 1 Oklahoma (8-0-0) 1 NC Big 7
10 1955-11-14 2 Maryland (9-0-0) 2 NC ACC
10 1955-11-14 3 Michigan State (7-1-0) 3 NC Big Ten
10 1955-11-14 4 Notre Dame (7-1-0) 5 Up 1 Ind
10 1955-11-14 5 UCLA (8-1-0) 4 Down 1 PCC
10 1955-11-14 6 Michigan (7-1-0) 7 Up 1 Big Ten
10 1955-11-14 7 Texas Christian (7-1-0) 8 Up 1 SWC
10 1955-11-14 8 Texas A&M (7-1-1) 9 Up 1 SWC
10 1955-11-14 9 Ohio State (6-2-0) 10 Up 1 Big Ten
10 1955-11-14 10 Georgia Tech (7-1-1) 11 Up 1 SEC
10 1955-11-14 11 Navy (6-1-1) 13 Up 2 Ind
10 1955-11-14 12 Auburn (6-1-1) 12 NC SEC
10 1955-11-14 13 West Virginia (7-1-0) 6 Down 7 Southern
10 1955-11-14 14 Mississippi (8-1-0) 14 NC SEC
10 1955-11-14 15 Pittsburgh (6-3-0) 17 Up 2 Ind
10 1955-11-14 16 Miami (OH) 15 Down 1
10 1955-11-14 17 Tennessee (5-2-1) Up  SEC
10 1955-11-14 18 Stanford (5-3-1) Up  PCC
10 1955-11-14 19 Oregon State (6-2-0) Up  PCC
10 1955-11-14 20 Duke (5-2-1) 18 Down 2 ACC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
11 1955-11-21 1 Oklahoma (9-0-0) 1 NC Big 7
11 1955-11-21 2 Michigan State (8-1-0) 3 Up 1 Big Ten
11 1955-11-21 3 Maryland (10-0-0) 2 Down 1 ACC
11 1955-11-21 4 UCLA (9-1-0) 5 Up 1 PCC
11 1955-11-21 5 Notre Dame (8-1-0) 4 Down 1 Ind
11 1955-11-21 6 Ohio State (7-2-0) 9 Up 3 Big Ten
11 1955-11-21 7 Texas Christian (8-1-0) 7 NC SWC
11 1955-11-21 8 Texas A&M (7-1-1) 8 NC SWC
11 1955-11-21 9 Georgia Tech (7-1-1) 10 Up 1 SEC
11 1955-11-21 10 Auburn (7-1-1) 12 Up 2 SEC
11 1955-11-21 11 Navy (6-1-1) 11 NC Ind
11 1955-11-21 12 Michigan (7-2-0) 6 Down 6 Big Ten
11 1955-11-21 13 Pittsburgh (7-3-0) 15 Up 2 Ind
11 1955-11-21 14 Miami (FL) (5-3-0) Up  Ind
11 1955-11-21 15 Mississippi (8-1-0) 14 Down 1 SEC
11 1955-11-21 16 Miami (OH) 16 NC
11 1955-11-21 17 Stanford (6-3-1) 18 Up 1 PCC
11 1955-11-21 18 Duke (6-2-1) 20 Up 2 ACC
11 1955-11-21 19 Vanderbilt (7-2-0) Up  SEC
11 1955-11-21 20 Syracuse (5-3-0) Up  Ind
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
12 Final 1 Oklahoma 1 NC Big 7
12 Final 2 Michigan State 2 NC Big Ten
12 Final 3 Maryland 3 NC ACC
12 Final 4 UCLA 4 NC PCC
12 Final 5 Ohio State 6 Up 1 Big Ten
12 Final 6 Texas Christian 7 Up 1 SWC
12 Final 7 Georgia Tech 9 Up 2 SEC
12 Final 8 Auburn 10 Up 2 SEC
12 Final 9 Notre Dame 5 Down 4 Ind
12 Final 10 Mississippi 15 Up 5 SEC
12 Final 11 Pittsburgh 13 Up 2 Ind
12 Final 12 Michigan 12 NC Big Ten
12 Final 13 Southern California Up  PCC
12 Final 14 Miami (FL) 14 NC Ind
12 Final 15 Miami (OH) 16 Up 1
12 Final 16 Stanford 17 Up 1 PCC
12 Final 17 Texas A&M 8 Down 9 SWC
12 Final 18 Navy 11 Down 7 Ind
12 Final 19 West Virginia Up  Southern
12 Final 20 Army Up  Ind