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1956 Minnesota Golden Gophers Schedule and Results

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Record: 6-1-2, .778 W-L% (15th of 111) ▪ Rank: 12th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Murray Warmath (6-1-2)

PS/G: 14.1 (72nd of 111) ▪ PA/G: 9.7 (21st of 111)
SRS: 19.07 (7th of 111) ▪ SOS: 13.07 (1st of 111)

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 Final
      17     8 6 17 7 10 12

9 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 29, 1956 Sat Minnesota @ Washington PCC W 34 14 1 0 0 W 1
2 Oct 6, 1956 Sat Minnesota Purdue Big Ten W 21 14 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 13, 1956 Sat (17) Minnesota Northwestern Big Ten T 0 0 2 0 1 T 1
4 Oct 20, 1956 Sat Minnesota Illinois Big Ten W 16 13 3 0 1 W 1
5 Oct 27, 1956 Sat Minnesota @ (5) Michigan Big Ten W 20 7 4 0 1 W 2
6 Nov 3, 1956 Sat (8) Minnesota (11) Pittsburgh Ind W 9 6 5 0 1 W 3
7 Nov 10, 1956 Sat (6) Minnesota (15) Iowa Big Ten L 0 7 5 1 1 L 1
8 Nov 17, 1956 Sat (17) Minnesota (3) Michigan State Big Ten W 14 13 6 1 1 W 1
9 Nov 24, 1956 Sat (7) Minnesota @ Wisconsin Big Ten T 13 13 6 1 2 T 1