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1955 Football Results

Gopher Football 1955 Season

  • Head Coach: Murray Warmath (2nd season)
  • Overall Record: 3 - 6
  • Conference Record: 2 - 5

1955 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/24/1955 Washington (5-4-1) L 0-30
10/01/1955 Purdue (5-3-1) L 6-7
10/08/1955 @ Northwestern (0-8-1) W 18-7
10/15/1955 @ Illinois (5-3-1) L 13-21
10/22/1955 Michigan (7-2) L 13-14
10/29/1955 Homecoming
Southern California (6-4)
W 25-19
11/05/1955 @ Iowa (3-5-1) L 0-26
11/12/1955 @ Michigan State (9-1) L 14-42
11/19/1955 Wisconsin (4-5) W 21-6

1955 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 6-0-0 7-2-0
Michigan State 5-1-0 9-1-0
Michigan 5-2-0 7-2-0
Purdue 4-2-1 5-3-1
Illinois 3-3-1 5-3-1
Wisconsin 3-4-0 4-5-0
Iowa 2-3-1 3-5-1
Minnesota 2-5-0 3-6-0
Indiana 1-5-0 3-6-0
Northwestern 0-6-1 0-8-1

1955 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Oklahoma 11-0-0
2 Michigan State 9-1-0
3 Maryland 10-1-0
4 UCLA 9-2-0
5 Ohio State 7-2-0
6 Texas Christian 9-2-0
7 Georgia Tech 9-1-1
8 Auburn 8-2-1
9 Notre Dame 8-2-0
10 Mississippi 10-1-0
11 Pittsburgh 7-4-0
12 Michigan 7-2-0
13 Southern California 6-4-0
14 Miami (FL) 6-3-0
15 Miami (OH) 9-0-0
16 Stanford 6-3-1
17 Texas A&M 7-2-1
18 Navy 6-2-1
19 West Virginia 8-2-0
20 Army 6-3-0

1955 Final United Press Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Oklahoma 11-0-0
2 Michigan State 9-1-0
3 Maryland 10-1-0
4 UCLA 9-2-0
5 Ohio State 7-2-0
6 Texas Christian 9-2-0
7 Georgia Tech 9-1-1
8 Auburn 8-2-1
9 Mississippi 10-1-0
10 Notre Dame 8-2-0
11 Pittsburgh 7-4-0
12 Southern California 6-4-0
13 Michigan 7-2-0
14 Texas A&M 7-2-1
15 Army 6-3-0
16 Duke 7-2-1
17 West Virginia 8-2-0
18 Miami (FL) 6-3-0
19 Iowa 3-5-1
20 Stanford 6-3-1
20 Navy 6-2-1
20 Miami (OH) 9-0-0

1955 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/02/1956
Michigan State 17, UCLA 14

1955 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/02/1956
Oklahoma 20, Maryland 6
Sugar Bowl - 01/02/1956
Georgia Tech 7, Pittsburgh 0
Cotton Bowl - 01/02/1956
Mississippi 14, Texas Christian 13
Sun Bowl - 01/02/1956
Wyoming 21, Texas Tech 14
Gator Bowl - 12/31/1955
Vanderbilt 25, Auburn 13
Tangerine Bowl - 01/02/1956
Juniata 6, Missouri Valley 6