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1956-57 Big Seven Conference Season Summary

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Record: 98-67, .594 W-L% (3rd of 18)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Kansas

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kansas)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Iowa State, Kansas and Kansas State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kansas)

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 KansasRF 11 1 .917 24 3 .889
2 Kansas State  8 4 .667 15 8 .652
3 Iowa State  6 6 .500 16 7 .696
4 Colorado  5 7 .417 14 9 .609
4 Nebraska  5 7 .417 11 12 .478
6 Missouri  4 8 .333 10 13 .435
7 Oklahoma  3 9 .250 8 15 .348

AP Poll Summary

School 12/11 12/18 12/26 1/2 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 3/5 Final
Kansas 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Iowa State 17 14 14 7 7 9 3 8 9 9 9 16 17  
Kansas State 14 10                 17 12    

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Kansas won (73-65) versus Southern Methodist (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Kansas won (81-61) versus Oklahoma City (Midwest Regional)

National Semifinal
Kansas won (80-56) versus San Francisco

National Final
Kansas lost (54-53) versus North Carolina