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1954 South Carolina Gamecocks football team

The 1954 South Carolina Gamecocks football team represented the University of South Carolina in the Atlantic Coast Conference in the 1954 college football season. The Gamecocks finished the season 6–4 overall. The season began with a defeat of Army.[2]

1954 South Carolina Gamecocks football
South Carolina Gamecocks logo.svg
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1954 record6–4 (3–3 ACC)
Head coachRex Enright (14th season)
Home stadiumCarolina Stadium
(Capacity: 34,000)
Seasons
← 1953
1955 →
1954 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 14 Duke $ 4 0 0     8 2 1
No. 8 Maryland 4 0 1     7 2 1
North Carolina 4 2 0     4 5 1
South Carolina 3 3 0     6 4 0
Clemson 1 2 0     5 5 0
Wake Forest 1 4 1     2 7 1
Virginia 0 2 0     3 6 0
NC State 0 4 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 25at No. 18 Army*W 34–20
October 2West Virginia*No. 15L 6–26
October 9at Furman*W 27–7
October 21Clemson
  • Carolina Stadium
  • Columbia, SC (rivalry)
W 13–8
October 30Maryland
  • Carolina Stadium
  • Columbia, SC
L 0–20
November 6at North CarolinaL 19–21
November 13Virginia
  • Carolina Stadium
  • Columbia, SC
W 27–0
November 20at DukeL 7–26
November 27Wake Forest
  • Carolina Stadium
  • Columbia, SC
W 20–19
December 4at The Citadel*W 19–6
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1954 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 16, 2013.
  2. ^ http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/scar/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2016-17/misc_non_event/16-fb-mg-sec-6.pdf