|1955 Purdue Boilermakers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1955 record||5–3–1 (4–2–1 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||Stu Holcomb (9th season)|
|Home stadium||Ross–Ade Stadium|
|1955 Big Ten football standings|
|#5/5 Ohio State †||6||–||0||–||0||7||–||2||–||0|
|#2/2 Michigan State||5||–||1||–||0||9||–||1||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll
The 1955 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1955 Big Ten Conference football season. In their ninth and final season under head coach Stu Holcomb, the Boilermakers compiled a 5–3–1 record, finished in fourth place in the Big Ten Conference with a 4–2–1 record against conference opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 113 to 103.
|September 24||Pacific*||No. 19||W 14–7|
|October 1||at Minnesota||W 7–6|
|October 8||No. 9 Wisconsin||No. 17||L 0–9|
|October 15||at Iowa||T 20–20|
|October 22||No. 11 Notre Dame*||L 7–22|
|October 29||at Illinois||W 13–0|
|November 5||No. 4 Michigan State||L 0–27|
|November 12||Northwestern||W 46–8|
|November 19||at Indiana||W 6–4|
|1955 Purdue Boilermakers football team roster|
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- "1955 Purdue Boilermakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/purdue/1955-schedule.html. Retrieved December 6, 2015.