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3/17/1956 (1955-1956)
NCAA Regional Final (Iowa Field House, Iowa City, IA)

Iowa Field House [Iowa City, Iowa]

#5 Iowa  vs  #9  Kentucky  Kentucky #5 Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball vs #9 Kentucky on 3/17/1956 - HawkeyeRecap.com

W     89 - 77 


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Head Coach: Bucky O'Connor

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The victory meant the Hawks would be in the Final Four for the 2nd year in a row. The Iowa Field House was selected for the venue in advance of the tournament selections, which gave them a nice home court advantage.
 

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