1954 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1954 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1954 record3–6 (2–4 Big Ten)
Head coachBernie Crimmins (3rd season)
MVPFlorian Helinski
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
(Capacity: 20,000)
Seasons
← 1953
1955 →
1954 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Ohio State $ 7 0 0     10 0 0
No. 9 Wisconsin 5 2 0     7 2 0
No. 15 Michigan 5 2 0     6 3 0
Minnesota 4 2 0     7 2 0
Iowa 4 3 0     5 4 0
Purdue 3 3 0     5 3 1
Indiana 2 4 0     3 6 0
Michigan State 1 5 0     3 6 0
Northwestern 1 5 0     2 7 0
Illinois 0 6 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1954 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented the Indiana Hoosiers in the 1954 Big Ten Conference football season. The Hoosiers played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana. The team was coached by Bernie Crimmins, in his third year as head coach of the Hoosiers.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 25at Ohio StateL 0–2872,703
October 2Pacific (CA)*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
W 34–6-
October 9Michigan State
L 14–21-
October 16at Missouri*L 14–20-
October 23Iowa
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 14–27-
October 30at No. 11 MichiganW 13–949,817
November 6Miami (OH)*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 0–6-
November 13at NorthwesternW 14–1325,856
November 20at PurdueL 7–13-
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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1955 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Nate Borden End 25 293 Green Bay Packers

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1954 Football Schedule". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 28, 2015.
  2. ^ https://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1955.htm