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1954 West Virginia Mountaineers football team

The 1954 West Virginia Mountaineers football team completed the regular season with an 8–1 record.

1954 West Virginia Mountaineers football
West Virginia Mountaineers logo.svg
SoCon champion
ConferenceSouthern Conference
Ranking
APNo. 12
1954 record8–1 (3–0 SoCon)
Head coachArt Lewis (5th season)
Home stadiumOld Mountaineer Field (38,000)
Seasons
← 1953
1955 →
1954 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 12 West Virginia $ 3 0 0     8 1 0
Furman 2 0 0     5 5 0
No. 16 VPI 3 0 1     8 0 1
Davidson 2 1 0     6 3 0
VMI 4 3 0     4 6 0
Richmond 2 3 0     5 4 0
William & Mary 1 2 2     4 4 2
George Washington 0 4 1     1 7 1
The Citadel 0 4 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendance
October 2at No. 15 South Carolina*W 26–631,000
October 9George WashingtonNo. 16W 13–720,000
October 16at No. 9 Penn State*No. 14W 19–1432,312
October 23vs. VMINo. 10W 40–611,000
October 30Pittsburgh*No. 7
L 10–1334,000
November 6Fordham*No. 17
  • Mountaineer Field
  • Morgantown, WV
W 39–910,000
November 13at William & MaryNo. 16W 20–610,000
November 20NC State*No. 14
  • Mountaineer Field
  • Morgantown, WV
W 28–320,000
November 27at Virginia*No. 12W 14–1010,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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