1955 Rose Bowl Official Program
Ohio State Buckeyes vs USC Trojans
Buckeyes won the game, 20â€“7.
The 1954 USC Trojans Football Team represented the University of Southern California (USC) in the 1954 college football season. In their fourth year under head coach Jess Hill, the Trojans compiled an 8â€“4 record (6â€“1 against conference opponents), finished in second place in the Pacific Coast Conference, lost to Ohio State in the 1955 Rose Bowl, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 258 to 159.