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1954 North Carolina Tar Heels football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1954 record4–5–1 (4–2 ACC)
Head coachGeorge T. Barclay (2nd season)
Home stadiumKenan Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1953
1955 →
1954 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#14 Duke 4 0 0     8 2 1
#8 Maryland 4 0 1     7 2 1
North Carolina 4 2 0     4 5 1
South Carolina 3 3 0     6 4 0
Clemson 1 2 0     5 5 0
Wake Forest 1 4 1     2 7 1
Virginia 0 2 0     3 6 0
NC State 0 4 0     2 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1954 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the 1954 college football season. The Tar Heels were led by second-year head coach George T. Barclay, and played their home games at Kenan Memorial Stadium. The team competed as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference, in the conference's second season of football, finishing in third.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 25NC StateW 20–6
October 2at Tulane*T 7–7
October 9Georgia*
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
L 7–21
October 16at MarylandL 0–33
October 23Wake Forest
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC (rivalry)
W 14–7
October 30at Tennessee*L 20–26
November 6South Carolina
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC (rivalry)
W 21–19
November 13at No. 5 Notre Dame*L 13–42
November 20at VirginiaW 26–14
November 27No. 20 Duke
L 12–47
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

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