|1954 Illinois Fighting Illini football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1954 record||1–8 (0–6 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||Ray Eliot (13th season)|
|Home stadium||Memorial Stadium|
|1954 Big Ten football standings|
|#1/2 Ohio State †||7||–||0||–||0||10||–||0||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll
The 1954 Illinois Fighting Illini football team was an American football team that represented the University of Illinois during the 1954 Big Ten Conference football season. In their 13th year under head coach Ray Eliot, the Illini compiled a 1–8 record and finished in last place in the Big Ten Conference. Center Jack Chamblin was selected as the team's most valuable player.
|September 25||Penn State*||No. 6||L 12–14|
|October 2||at Stanford*||L 2–12|
|October 9||No. 10 Ohio State||L 7–40|
|October 16||at No. 11 Minnesota||L 6–19|
|October 23||Syracuse*||W 34–6|
|October 30||at No. 9 Purdue||L 14–28|
|November 6||at Michigan||L 7–14|
|November 13||No. 14 Wisconsin||L 14–27|
|November 20||Northwestern||L 7–20|
- ↑ "1954 Illinois Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/illinois/1954-schedule.html. Retrieved December 16, 2015.
- ↑ "Fighting Illini Football Record Book". University of Illinois. 2015. p. 155. http://sidearm.sites.s3.amazonaws.com/fightingillini.com/documents/2015/8/3/3_History_7_30.pdf. Retrieved December 28, 2016.
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