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1956 Southwest Conference Schedule and Results

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Record: 41-30-1, .576 W-L% (3rd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 10.30 (2nd of 12) ▪ SOS: 8.40 (2nd of 12)

Conference Champion: Texas A&M

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Texas A&M and Texas Christian)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Baylor, Texas A&M and Texas Christian)

21 Games

Only Ranked Teams ▪ Conference games only
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 Oct 6, 1956 Sat (8) Texas Christian 41 Arkansas 6
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2 Oct 13, 1956 Sat (10) Baylor 14 @ Arkansas 7
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
3 Oct 20, 1956 Sat Arkansas 32 @ Texas 14
4 Oct 20, 1956 Sat Southern Methodist 14 @ Rice 13
5 Oct 20, 1956 Sat (14) Texas A&M 7 (4) Texas Christian 6
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
6 Oct 27, 1956 Sat Rice 28 Texas 7
7 Oct 27, 1956 Sat (7) Texas A&M 19 @ (8) Baylor 13
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
8 Nov 3, 1956 Sat Southern Methodist 20 @ Texas 19
9 Nov 3, 1956 Sat (5) Texas A&M 27 Arkansas 0
10 Nov 3, 1956 Sat Texas Christian 7 (15) Baylor 6
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
11 Nov 10, 1956 Sat Arkansas 27 Rice 12
12 Nov 10, 1956 Sat Baylor 10 Texas 7
13 Nov 10, 1956 Sat (5) Texas A&M 33 @ Southern Methodist 7
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
14 Nov 17, 1956 Sat Arkansas 27 Southern Methodist 13 Little Rock, AR
15 Nov 17, 1956 Sat (5) Texas A&M 21 Rice 7
16 Nov 17, 1956 Sat Texas Christian 46 Texas 0
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
17 Nov 24, 1956 Sat (16) Baylor 26 @ Southern Methodist 0
18 Nov 24, 1956 Sat (18) Texas Christian 20 @ Rice 17
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
19 Nov 29, 1956 Thu (5) Texas A&M 34 @ Texas 21
20 Dec 1, 1956 Sat (15) Baylor 46 Rice 13
21 Dec 1, 1956 Sat (14) Texas Christian 21 @ Southern Methodist 6