1955 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

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1955 The Citadel Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Conference
1955 record 5–4 (2–2 SoCon)
Head coach John Sauer (1st year)
Home stadium Johnson Hagood Stadium
Seasons
← 1954
1956 →
1955 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#19 West Virginia $ 4 0 0     8 2 0
VPI 2 1 1     6 3 1
Davidson 3 2 0     5 4 0
George Washington 3 2 0     5 4 0
Richmond 3 2 2     4 3 2
The Citadel 2 2 0     5 4 0
Furman 1 1 0     1 9 0
William & Mary 1 3 1     1 7 1
VMI 1 6 0     1 9 0
Washington and Lee 0 1 0     0 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1955 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 1955 college football season. John Sauer served as head coach for the first season. The Bulldogs played as members of the Southern Conference and played home games at Johnson Hagood Stadium.[1][2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 24 Elon Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC W 26–18    
October 1 at Davidson Richardson StadiumDavidson, NC L 2–6    
October 7 at Richmond City StadiumRichmond, VA W 14–2    
October 15 Furman Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC (Rivalry) W 25–19    
October 22 Presbyterian Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 14–13    
October 28 vs. Wofford County Fairgrounds • Orangeburg, SC L 7–27    
November 5 Newberry Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 13–7    
November 12 VMI Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC (Rivalry) L 0–14    
November 19 at Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL L 0–39    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Citadel Football Media Guide. The Citadel. p. 143. Retrieved January 2, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Milestones". The Citadel Football Association. Retrieved January 2, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Citadel Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 2, 2016.