1955 Baylor Bears football team

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1955 Baylor Bears football
Conference Southwest Conference
1955 record 5–5 (2–4 SWC)
Head coach George Sauer (6th season)
Home stadium Baylor Stadium
Seasons
← 1954
1956 →
1955 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 6 TCU $ 5 1 0     9 2 0
No. 17 Texas A&M 4 1 1     7 2 1
Texas 4 2 0     5 5 0
Arkansas 3 2 1     5 4 1
Baylor 2 4 0     5 5 0
SMU 2 4 0     4 6 0
Rice 0 6 0     2 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1955 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the 1955 college football season. The team finished with a record of 5-5. Henry Gremminger (End) was chosen to the All-Conference team for a second year in a row.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 17 Hardin–Simmons* Baylor StadiumWaco, Texas W 35–7  
September 24 at Villanova* No. 18 Villanova StadiumPhiladelphia W 19–2  
October 1 No. 1 Maryland* No. 20 Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas L 6–20  
October 8 Arkansas Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas W 25–20  
October 15 at No. 12 Washington* Husky StadiumSeattle W 13–7  
October 22 at No. 12 Texas A&M No. 16 Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas (Battle of the Brazos) L 7–19  
October 29 No. 15 TCUdagger Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas (Rivalry) L 6–28  
November 5 at Texas Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas L 20–21  
November 19 SMU Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas L 0–12  
November 26 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston W 15–7  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baylor University, "The Round-Up of Sixteeners in Fifty-Six" yearbook (1956) via the Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections. Accessed April 29, 2013. http://digitalcollections.baylor.edu/cdm/ref/collection/tx-annl/id/24665