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1958 College Football All-America Team

The 1958 College Football All-America team is composed of college football players who were chosen as All-Americans by various selector organizations that published College Football All-America Teams for the 1958 college football season. The organizations choosing the teams included the United Press (UP), Associated Press (AP), Time, and the Newspaper Editors Association (NEA).

All-American selections for 1958

Ends

Tackles

  • Ted Bates, Oregon State (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, TSN)
  • Brock Strom, Air Force (AP, UPI, WC)
  • Jim Marshall, Ohio State (TSN, Time)
  • Ron Luciano, Syracuse (CP, NEA)
  • Bill Leeka, U.C.L.A. (Time)
  • Andrew Cvercko, Northwestern (FWAA)
  • Don Floyd, TCU (FWAA)
  • Vel Heckman, Florida (FWAA)
  • Gene Selawski, Purdue (FWAA)
  • Hogan Wharton, Houston (AFCA)

Guards

Centers

  • Bob Harrison, Oklahoma (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, FWAA, TSN)
  • Jackie Burkett, Auburn (AFCA, Time)
  • Max Fugler, LSU (FWAA)

Quarterbacks

Halfbacks

  • Billy Cannon, LSU (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA TSN, Time)
  • Pete Dawkins, Army (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA, TSN)
  • Dick Bass, Pacific (Time)
  • Bob Anderson, Army (FWAA)

Fullbacks

  • Bob White, Ohio State (UPI, NEA, CP, WC, FWAA, TSN, Time)
  • Nick Pietrosante, Notre Dame (AFCA, FWAA)
  • Bill Austin, Rutgers (AP)

Key

  • Bold = Consensus All-American[1]
  • AP = Associated Press[2]
  • UPI = United Press International[3]
  • NEA = Newspaper Enterprise Association[4]
  • CP = Central Press Association[5]
  • WC = Walter Camp Football Foundation[6]
  • AFCA = American Football Coaches Association
  • FWAA = Football Writers Association of America[7]
  • TSN = The Sporting News[8]
  • Time = Time magazine[9]

Heisman Trophy voting

The chart below reflects the point total in the 1958 Heisman Trophy voting.

Rank Name Position School Heisman points
1 Pete Dawkins Halfback Army 1,394
2 Randy Duncan Quarterback Iowa 1,021
3 Billy Cannon Halfback LSU 975
4 Bob White Halfback Ohio State 365
5 Joe Kapp Quarterback California 227
6 Bill Austin Tailback Rutgers 197
7 Bob Harrison Center/Linebacker Oklahoma 187

References

  1. ^ "2014 NCAA Football Records: Consensus All-America Selections". National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). 2014. p. 6. Retrieved August 16, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Iowa's Randy Duncan Heads AP's All-American Team". Salisbury Times (Salisbury, Maryland). 
  3. ^ "Ecuyer Of ND Listed". Tucson Daily Citizen. 
  4. ^ "NEA Names Perkins Strom to 3rd Team". NEA. 
  5. ^ "CENTRAL PRESS ALL-AMERICAN". New Castle news, New Castle PN. 
  6. ^ "All-America Teams". Walter Camp Football Foundation. 
  7. ^ "FWAA All America". Football Writers Association of America. 
  8. ^ "The Sporting News: College Football TSN All America Teams". The Sporting News. 
  9. ^ "Time All America Teams". Time, Inc. 
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