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Major Conference Champions

Big NineMichigan‡6–0
Big SevenOklahoma5–0
Ivy League*Cornell5–1
Mid-AmericanMiami, OH4–0
Missouri ValleyOklahoma A&M2–0
Pacific CoastCalifornia/Oregon6–0
SkylineUtah5–0
SoutheasternGeorgia6–0
SouthernClemson5–0
SouthwestSMU5–0–1
*not a formal league until 1956
‡Michigan was ineligible for Big Nine berth in Rose Bowl because of “no repeat” rule.

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