1955 William & Mary Indians football team

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1955 William & Mary Indians football
Conference Southern Conference
1955 record 1–7–1 (1–3–1 SoCon)
Head coach Jack Freeman (3rd year)
Home stadium Cary Field
Seasons
← 1954
1956 →
1955 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 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 William & Mary Indians football team represented William & Mary during the 1955 college football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 24 at No. 9 Navy* Thompson StadiumAnnapolis, Maryland L 0–7  
October 1 VPI Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia L 7–14  
October 8 at No. 13 Duke* Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, North Carolina L 7–47  
October 15 at No. 10 West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, West Virginia L 13–39  
October 22 George Washington Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia L 0–16  
October 29 VMI Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia (Rivalry) W 20–13  
November 5 at Wake Forest* Groves StadiumWake Forest, North Carolina L 7–13  
November 19 at NC State* Riddick StadiumRaleigh, North Carolina L 21–28  
November 24 at Richmond City StadiumRichmond, Virginia (I-64 Bowl) T 6–6  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Associated Press.

NFL Draft selections[edit]

Year Round Pick Overall Name Team Position
1956 6 1 62 Lusk, BobBob Lusk Detroit Lions Center
1956 14 12 169 Charlie Sidwell Cleveland Browns Back

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