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1956 Southeastern Conference Schedule and Results

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Record: 69-50-3, .578 W-L% (2nd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 9.43 (3rd of 12) ▪ SOS: 7.20 (3rd of 12)

Conference Champion: Tennessee

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Georgia Tech, Mississippi and Tennessee)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Georgia Tech and Tennessee)

41 Games

Only Ranked Teams ▪ Conference games only
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 Sep 22, 1956 Sat Florida 26 @ Mississippi State 0
2 Sep 22, 1956 Sat (4) Georgia Tech 14 @ Kentucky 6
3 Sep 22, 1956 Sat Vanderbilt 14 Georgia 0
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
4 Sep 29, 1956 Sat (9) Mississippi 37 Kentucky 7 Memphis, TN
5 Sep 29, 1956 Sat Tennessee 35 @ Auburn 7 Birmingham, AL
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
6 Oct 6, 1956 Sat Kentucky 17 @ Florida 8
7 Oct 6, 1956 Sat Mississippi State 19 @ Georgia 7
8 Oct 6, 1956 Sat (18) Vanderbilt 32 @ Alabama 7 Mobile, AL
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
9 Oct 13, 1956 Sat Auburn 13 @ Kentucky 0
10 Oct 13, 1956 Sat (3) Georgia Tech 39 Louisiana State 7
11 Oct 13, 1956 Sat (7) Mississippi 16 (13) Vanderbilt 0
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
12 Oct 20, 1956 Sat Florida 21 @ Vanderbilt 7
13 Oct 20, 1956 Sat (3) Georgia Tech 28 Auburn 7
14 Oct 20, 1956 Sat Kentucky 14 Louisiana State 0
15 Oct 20, 1956 Sat (7) Tennessee 24 Alabama 0
16 Oct 20, 1956 Sat (19) Tulane 10 @ (6) Mississippi 3 Jackson, MS
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
17 Oct 27, 1956 Sat Alabama 13 Mississippi State 12
18 Oct 27, 1956 Sat Florida 21 @ Louisiana State 6
19 Oct 27, 1956 Sat (3) Georgia Tech 40 (15) Tulane 0
20 Oct 27, 1956 Sat Kentucky 14 @ Georgia 7
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
21 Nov 3, 1956 Sat Florida 20 Auburn 0
22 Nov 3, 1956 Sat Georgia 16 @ Alabama 13 Birmingham, AL
23 Nov 3, 1956 Sat Mississippi 46 @ Louisiana State 17
24 Nov 3, 1956 Sat Tulane 20 Mississippi State 14
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
25 Nov 10, 1956 Sat Alabama 13 @ Tulane 7
26 Nov 10, 1956 Sat Auburn 27 Mississippi State 20
27 Nov 10, 1956 Sat (13) Florida 28 Georgia 0 Jacksonville, FL
28 Nov 10, 1956 Sat Kentucky 7 Vanderbilt 6
29 Nov 10, 1956 Sat (3) Tennessee 6 @ (2) Georgia Tech 0
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
30 Nov 17, 1956 Sat Auburn 20 Georgia 0 Columbus, GA
31 Nov 17, 1956 Sat (4) Georgia Tech 27 Alabama 0
32 Nov 17, 1956 Sat Mississippi State 32 @ Louisiana State 13
33 Nov 17, 1956 Sat (1) Tennessee 27 (19) Mississippi 7
34 Nov 17, 1956 Sat Tulane 13 @ Vanderbilt 6
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
35 Nov 24, 1956 Sat (5) Georgia Tech 28 (13) Florida 0 Jacksonville, FL
36 Nov 24, 1956 Sat (2) Tennessee 20 Kentucky 7
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
37 Dec 1, 1956 Sat Auburn 34 Alabama 7 Birmingham, AL
38 Dec 1, 1956 Sat (4) Georgia Tech 35 @ Georgia 0
39 Dec 1, 1956 Sat Louisiana State 7 @ Tulane 6
40 Dec 1, 1956 Sat Mississippi 13 Mississippi State 7
41 Dec 1, 1956 Sat (2) Tennessee 27 @ Vanderbilt 7