1956-57 Western New York Little Three Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 51-26, .662 W-L% (1st of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 6.16 (3rd of 18) ▪ SOS: 1.01 (7th of 18)

Regular Season Champion: Canisius and St. Bonaventure

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Canisius)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Canisius and Niagara)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Canisius)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 CanisiusR 3 1 .750 22 6 .786 74.9 70.0 8.5 3.6
1 St. Bonaventure R 3 1 .750 17 7 .708 74.3 64.1 9.9 -0.3
3 Niagara  0 4 .000 12 13 .480 77.1 76.7 0.1 -0.3

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
Canisius 10 18 17 15 14 14 14 12 14 14 - - - 20
Niagara 16 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
St. Bonaventure - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
Canisius won (82-76) versus Lafayette (East Regional)

First Round
Canisius won (64-56) versus West Virginia (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Canisius lost (87-75) versus North Carolina (East Regional)