1958 NCAA College Division football season

Last updated

The 1958 NCAA College Division football season was the third season of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the NCAA College Division level.

Contents

Conference standings

1958 California Collegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
No. 15 Cal Poly 410  910
Fresno State $410  550
UC Santa Barbara 320  441
San Diego State 230  350
Long Beach State 131  261
Los Angeles State 041  441
  • $ Conference champion
Rankings from College Division poll
1958 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
North Carolina A&T $600  720
North Carolina College 510  720
Morgan State 520  530
Shaw 630  630
Bluefield State 420  521
St. Augustine's 620  620
Maryland State 430  430
Howard 420  521
Johnson C. Smith 520  620
Hampton 630  730
Delaware State 340  350
Virginia State 360  360
Winston-Salem State 350  351
Elizabeth City State 250  360
Fayetteville State 170  170
Lincoln (PA) 150  170
Virginia Union 160  260
Saint Paul's (VA) 070  080
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Central Intercollegiate Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
St. Benedict's $^500  1010
Pittsburg State 320  451
Emporia State 221  541
Fort Hays State 221  441
Washburn 230  450
Southwestern (KS) 050  171
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ – NAIA playoff participant
1958 College Conference of Illinois football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Wheaton (IL) $700  800
Carroll (WI) 520  620
North Central (IL) 520  630
Lake Forest 430  530
Illinois Wesleyan 430  440
Millikin 250  260
Augustana (IL) 260  170
Elmhurst 070  080
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Far Western Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
San Francisco State $410  730
Humboldt State 320  721
Cal Aggies 320  540
Chico State 230  550
Nevada 230  330
Sacramento State 140  360
  • $ Conference champion
Rankings from College Division poll
1958 Gulf States Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Northwestern State +410  820
Louisiana Tech +410  730
Northeast Louisiana State 320  630
McNeese State 230  550
Southeastern Louisiana 230  450
Southwestern Louisiana 050  180
  • + Conference co-champions
1958 Hoosier Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Hanover $500  540
Anderson (IN) 410  810
Indiana Central 230  360
Taylor 230  360
Manchester (IN) 140  360
Franklin (IN) 140  260
  • + Conference co-champions
1958 Indiana Collegiate Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Butler $510  810
Ball State 420  620
Saint Joseph's (IN) 420  540
Valparaiso 330  630
Evansville 330  450
DePauw 150  270
Indiana State 150  260
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Western Illinois $510  611
Southern Illinois 420  720
Central Michigan 420  730
Eastern Michigan 330  450
Northern Illinois 240  450
Illinois State 240  360
Eastern Illinois 150  260
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Wartburg $701  801
Luther 611  711
Iowa Wesleyan 620  630
Buena Vista 440  540
Dubuque 440  540
Upper Iowa 350  350
Simpson 251  251
Parsons 260  460
Central (IA) 071  081
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Lone Star Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
East Texas State $610  1010
Lamar Tech 520  620
Sam Houston State 520  720
Texas A&I 430  740
Southwest Texas State 430  550
Howard Payne 250  270
Stephen F. Austin 160  270
Sul Ross 160  280
  • $ Conference champion
1957 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Hope +510  810
Hillsdale +510  720
Albion +510  620
Alma 330  530
Adrian 240  350
Olivet 150  180
Kalamazoo 060  080
  • + Conference co-champions
1958 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Miami $500  630
Kent State 510  720
Bowling Green 420  720
Ohio 240  540
Western Michigan 240  450
Toledo 140  450
Marshall 150  360
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Mid-Ohio League football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Bluffton $500  810
Findlay 410  441
Defiance 320  440
Ohio Northern 140  160
Wilmington (OH) 140  160
Ashland 140  180
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Middle Atlantic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
University
No. 20 Rutgers x400  810
Lafayette 511  531
Gettysburg 311  711
Lehigh 212  333
Delaware 230  530
Bucknell 150  180
Temple 050  080
Muhlenberg *120  440
College–Northern
Juniata x600  701
Lycoming 410  710
Lebanon Valley 311  431
Susquehanna 320  340
Moravian 330  440
Wagner 330  350
Dickinson 340  440
Albright 241  261
Wilkes 170  180
Scranton *220  530
College–Southern
Pennsylvania Military x710  720
Johns Hopkins 510  530
Haverford 420  430
Western Maryland 140  360
Swarthmore 140  170
Drexel 150  170
Ursinus 080  080
West Chester *100  910
Franklin & Marshall *310  540
  • x Division champion/co-champions
  • * – Ineligible for championship due to insufficient conference games
Rankings from AP Poll
1958 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Gustavus Adolphus $^700  810
Concordia (MN) 610  720
Saint John's (MN) 520  620
Minnesota–Duluth 430  440
St. Thomas (MN) 340  440
Macalester 250  360
Hamline 250  260
Augsburg 070  080
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ – NAIA playoff participant
1958 Missouri Intercollegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
SE Missouri State $500  711
Missouri–Rolla 410  540
NE Missouri State 320  540
SW Missouri State 230  450
Central Missouri State 140  261
NW Missouri State 050  080
  • $ Conference champion
1958 North Central Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
North Dakota $510  530
South Dakota 420  540
Augustana (SD) 330  530
Morningside 330  440
South Dakota State 330  450
North Dakota State 240  360
Iowa State Teachers 150  450
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Ohio Valley Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
No. 11 Middle Tennessee +510  820
Tennessee Tech +510  730
East Tennessee State 420  540
Eastern Kentucky 330  360
Western Kentucky 240  450
Murray State 240  370
Morehead State 060  081
  • + Conference co-champions
Rankings from UPI College Division poll
1958 Presidents' Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Western Reserve $400  430
Allegheny 311  341
Wayne State (MI) 211  241
Thiel *111  241
John Carroll 340  340
Case Tech 231  241
Bethany (WV) 130   ? ? ?
Washington & Jefferson 140  170
  • $ Conference champion
  • * Ineligible for conference title
1958 Rocky Mountain Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Colorado College +410  630
Colorado Mines +410  730
Idaho State 320  450
Colorado State–Greeley 320  531
Adams State 140  180
Western State (CO) 050  180
  • + Conference co-champions
1958 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Whittier $400  810
Redlands 310  730
Occidental 220  351
Pomona 130  351
Caltech 040  251
  • $ Conference champion
1958 Southwestern Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Prairie View A&M $500  1001
Southern 320  820
Texas College 320  540
Texas Southern 230  550
Wiley 230  550
Arkansas AM&N 050  360
  • $ Conference champion
Rankings from College Division poll
1958 West Penn Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Westminster (PA) $310  611
Geneva 211  531
Saint Vincent 111  421
Carnegie Tech *110  620
Waynesburg 030  351
  • $ Conference champion
  • * – ineligible for conference title
1958 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Connecticut $400  730
Maine 310  620
Rhode Island 220  440
UMass 130  260
Vermont 010  241
New Hampshire 040  260
  • $ Conference champion
1958 NCAA College Division independents football records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Mississippi Southern     900
Rose Poly     800
Sewanee     800
Buffalo     810
North Park     710
Carthage     720
Carnegie Tech     620
Northeastern     620
Cal Poly Pomona     730
La Verne     531
Hofstra     640
Tampa     640
Baldwin–Wallace     441
Abilene Christian     550
Chattanooga     550
Northern Michigan     550
Xavier     550
Washington University     440
UC Riverside     232
Hawaii     570
Wabash     360
Howard (AL)     151
Pepperdine     170

Rankings

Small college poll

In 1958, United Press International (UPI) conducted a "small college" coaches' poll for the first time. Mississippi Southern, which had beaten NC State and VPI en route to a 9–0 record, [1] was ranked first from start to finish. [2]

United Press International (coaches) final poll
Published on December 4 [3]

RankSchoolRecordNo. 1
votes
Total
points
1 Mississippi Southern 9–036403
2 Miami (OH) 6–3215
3 Arizona State–Flagstaff 10–02209
4 Northeastern State 9–01205
5 East Texas State 9–1172
6 Montana State 8–1148
7 Wheaton (IL) 8–01107
8 Chattanooga 5–5105
9 St. Benedict's 10–092
10 Buffalo 8–191

Related Research Articles

The NCAA Division II Football Championship is an American college football tournament played annually to determine a champion at the NCAA Division II level. It was first held in 1973, as a single-elimination tournament with eight teams. The tournament field has subsequently been expanded three times; in 1988 it became 16 teams, in 2004 it became 24 teams, and in 2016 it became 28 teams.

The Coaches Poll is a weekly ranking of the top 25 NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) college football, Division I college basketball, and Division I college baseball teams. The football version of the poll has been known officially as the Amway Coaches Poll since 2014.

The 1973 NCAA Division II football season, part of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the Division II level. The season began in September and concluded with the Division II Championship on December 15 at Hughes Stadium in Sacramento, California. This was the first season for Division II football, which were formerly in the College Division in 1972 and prior.

The 1974 NCAA Division II football season, part of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the Division II level, began in September and concluded with the Division II Championship on December 14 at Hughes Stadium in Sacramento, California.

The 1958 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches. The 1958 NCAA College Division football season was the first year UPI published a poll in what was termed the "Small College" division. The Associated Press did not start their version of the poll until 1960. In most of the weekly polls, the Top 10 included the team's record while the "Second 10" did not. Individual team records in the Top 10 were sometimes missing as well.

The 1959 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches. The 1959 NCAA College Division football season was the second year UPI published a poll in what was termed the "Small College" division. The Associated Press did not start their version of the poll until 1960. The Top 10 included the team's record while the "Second 10" did not.

The 1964 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches and from the Associated Press. The 1964 NCAA College Division football season was the seventh year UPI published a Coaches Poll in what was termed the "Small College" division. It was the fifth year for the AP version of the poll.

The 1961 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches and from the Associated Press. The 1961 NCAA College Division football season was the fourth year UPI published a Coaches Poll in what was termed the "Small College" division. It was the second year for the AP version of the poll, which only listed 10 teams.

The 1962 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches and from the Associated Press. The 1962 NCAA College Division football season was the fifth year UPI published a Coaches Poll in what was termed the "Small College" division. It was the third year for the AP version of the poll, which only listed 10 teams.

The 1970 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches and from the Associated Press poll of sportswriters and broadcasters. The 1970 NCAA College Division football season was the 13th year UPI published a Coaches Poll in what was termed the "Small College" division. It was the eleventh year for the AP version of the Small College poll.

The 1971 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches and from the Associated Press poll of sportswriters and broadcasters. The 1971 NCAA College Division football season was the 14th year UPI published a Coaches Poll in what was termed the "Small College" division. It was the 12th year for the AP version of the Small College poll. The AP poll was a "Top 20" for the first week, but switched to a "Top 10" for the rest of the season.

The 1973 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches and from the Associated Press poll of sportswriters and broadcasters. The 1973 NCAA Division II football season was the 16th year UPI published a Coaches Poll and it was the 14th year for the Associated Press. Both polls used the term "College Division" in 1973, but many of the referenced publications continued to use the "Small College" terminology.

The 1974 NCAA College Division football rankings are from the United Press International poll of College Division head coaches and from the Associated Press poll of sportswriters and broadcasters. The 1974 NCAA Division II football season was the 17th year UPI published a Coaches Poll and it was the 15th year for the Associated Press. Both polls used the term "College Division" in 1974, but many of the referenced publications continued to use the "Small College" terminology.

The 1959 NCAA College Division football season was the fourth season of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the NCAA College Division level.

The 1960 NCAA College Division football season was the fifth season of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the NCAA College Division level.

The 1962 NCAA College Division football season was the seventh season of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the NCAA College Division level.

The 1963 NCAA College Division football season was played by American football teams representing 299 colleges and universities recognized the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) as minor programs. The remaining 120 colleges and universities that were NCAA members and fielded football teams competed in the 1963 NCAA University Division football season.

The 1965 NCAA College Division football season was the tenth season of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the NCAA College Division level.

The 1966 NCAA College Division football season was the 11th season of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the NCAA College Division level.

The 1972 NCAA College Division football season was the 17th and final season of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the NCAA College Division level.

References

  1. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/s/southern_mississippi/1955-1959_yearly_results.php
  2. "Southern Small College Champ; Axers Third," Yuma Daily Sun, Dec. 4, 1958, p9
  3. UPI (December 4, 1958). "Miss. Southern Tops Final Poll Of Grid Powers" . Brownwood Bulletin . Brownwood, Texas . Retrieved February 26, 2017 via newspapers.com.