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1956-57 Missouri Valley Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 110-100, .524 W-L% (10th of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 2.71 (5th of 18) ▪ SOS: 3.29 (3rd of 18)

Regular Season Champion: Saint Louis

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Saint Louis)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Oklahoma State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Bradley, Oklahoma State and Saint Louis)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Saint LouisR 12 2 .857 19 9 .679 77.3 71.6 9.6 4.0
2 Bradley  9 5 .643 22 7 .759 81.4 72.2 10.6 1.4
3 Oklahoma State  8 6 .571 17 9 .654 59.0 54.6 7.2 2.9
3 Wichita State  8 6 .571 15 11 .577 73.2 70.8 5.7 3.3
5 Detroit Mercy  5 9 .357 11 15 .423 77.4 81.1 -0.4 3.3
5 Houston  5 9 .357 10 16 .385 72.3 79.9 -3.0 4.6
5 Tulsa  5 9 .357 8 17 .320 60.8 65.6 -2.6 2.3
8 Drake  4 10 .286 8 16 .333 69.5 79.6 -5.5 4.6

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
Saint Louis - 9 5 16 17 - - - - 20 - 14 12 10
Bradley - - - - - 12 10 10 8 5 5 7 13 19
Oklahoma State 19 12 10 11 12 19 - 20 - - - 17 16 20
Detroit Mercy - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Drake - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Houston - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulsa - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wichita State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
Saint Louis lost (78-68) versus Southern Methodist (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Saint Louis lost (75-66) versus Oklahoma City (Midwest Regional)