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1956-57 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Schedule and Results

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Overall: 20-8, .714 W-L% (21st of 167) (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Jordan (20-8)

PS/G: 83.9 (6th of 167) ▪ PA/G: 75.7 (112th of 167)
SRS: 10.39 (16th of 167) ▪ SOS: 2.20 (44th of 167)

NCAA Tournament:
Won Mideast First Round (89-77) versus Miami (OH)
Lost Mideast Regional Semifinal (85-83) versus Michigan State
Won Mideast Regional Third Place (86-85) versus Pittsburgh

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AP Poll Summary

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
                          17

Schedules prior to the 1996-97 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
1 Sat, Dec 8, 1956 REG @ Wisconsin Big Ten W 75 55 1 0 W 1
2 Mon, Dec 10, 1956 REG Northwestern Big Ten L 60 75 1 1 L 1
3 Sat, Dec 15, 1956 REG @ Purdue Big Ten L 72 85 1 2 L 2
4 Mon, Dec 17, 1956 REG Valparaiso Ind W 86 74 2 2 W 1
5 Sat, Dec 22, 1956 REG @ Louisville Ind L 75 85 2 3 L 1
6 Wed, Dec 26, 1956 REG @ New York University Metro NY W 72 71 3 3 W 1
7 Thu, Dec 27, 1956 REG N Brigham Young MSAC W 91 66 4 3 W 2
8 Sat, Dec 29, 1956 REG @ Manhattan Metro NY L 79 86 4 4 L 1
9 Sat, Jan 5, 1957 REG Butler Ind L 84 86 4 5 L 2
10 Mon, Jan 7, 1957 REG @ Northwestern Big Ten W 82 61 5 5 W 1
11 Sat, Jan 12, 1957 REG Loyola (IL) Ind W 90 76 6 5 W 2
12 Tue, Jan 15, 1957 REG Michigan State Big Ten W 86 76 7 5 W 3
13 Sat, Jan 26, 1957 REG N Illinois Big Ten L 81 99 7 6 L 1
14 Tue, Jan 29, 1957 REG Indiana Big Ten W 94 82 8 6 W 1
15 Sat, Feb 2, 1957 REG @ Canisius WNY3 L 89 94 8 7 L 1
16 Mon, Feb 4, 1957 REG @ Holy Cross Ind W 99 82 9 7 W 1
17 Thu, Feb 7, 1957 REG Portland Ind W 78 64 10 7 W 2
18 Sat, Feb 9, 1957 REG N Loyola (IL) Ind W 96 64 11 7 W 3
19 Wed, Feb 13, 1957 REG @ Butler Ind W 70 65 12 7 W 4
20 Wed, Feb 20, 1957 REG Detroit Mercy MVC W 99 88 13 7 W 5
21 Sat, Feb 23, 1957 REG DePaul Ind W 95 80 14 7 W 6
22 Tue, Feb 26, 1957 REG @ Marquette Ind W 76 56 15 7 W 7
23 Sat, Mar 2, 1957 REG @ DePaul Ind W 85 73 16 7 W 8
24 Wed, Mar 6, 1957 REG Marquette Ind W 94 55 17 7 W 9
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
25 Mon, Mar 11, 1957 NCAA N Miami (OH) MAC W 89 77 18 7 W 10
26 Fri, Mar 15, 1957 NCAA N Michigan State Big Ten L 83 85 18 8 L 1
27 Sat, Mar 16, 1957 NCAA N Pittsburgh Ind W 86 85 19 8 W 1