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IOWA GAME HISTORY

 2021-2022 Football Record: 10 - 4

 2021-2022 Basketball Record: 26 - 10

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1956-1957 Iowa Football Year in Review
<< 1955-19561957-1958 >>

Big Ten Champions and National Champions (Football Research)Big Ten Champions and National Champions (Football Research)

The Hawkeyes were champions of the Big Ten Conference and beat the Oregon State Beavers in the 1957 Rose Bowl, a rematch of a regular season game. They finished with a 9-1 record (5-1 in Big Ten), and ended the year ranked #3 in the nation. They were named National Champions by Football Research. The team's statistical leaders included quarterback Ken Ploen with 386 passing yards, Ploen with 487 rushing yards, Ploen with 873 total yards, and Jim Gibbons with 255 receiving yards. Tackle Alex Karras was selected as a first-team All-American.

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

PlayersAlex Karras, Allan Miller, Bill Gravel, Bill Lapham, Bill Scott, Bob Commings, Bob Hain, Bob Haussman, Bob Jeter, Bob Prescott, Charles Pierce, Collins "Mike" Hagler, Curt Merz, Delmar Kloewer, Dick Deasy, Dick Klein, Dick Theer, Don Ahlgren, Don Bowen, Don Dobrino, Don Horn, Don Norton, Don Shipanick, Don Suchy, Ernest Mielke, Frank Bloomquist, Frank Gilliam, Frank Rigney, Fred Harris, Gary Grouwinkel, Gene Veit, George Kress, Gerald 'Jerry' Novack, Hugh Drake, Jeff Langston, Jim Gibbons, Jim Willett, John Burroughs, John Nocera, John Sawin, Jon Janda, Ken Ploen, Kevin Furlong, Mac Lewis, Marion Walker, Melvin Knotts, Orlando Pellegrino, Paul Karras, Randy Duncan, Ray Jauch, Toni Hatch, William Happel
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Wikipedia Page for 1956 Iowa Football Season SummaryWikipedia Season Summary Page


1/1/1957
Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)

#3 Iowa  vs  #10 Oregon State   Oregon State

W    35 - 19 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

In the 43rd Rose Bowl, the Iowa Hawkeyes defeated the Oregon State Beavers by a score of 35-19. It was a rematch of a regular season contest at Iowa City that Iowa won 14-13. Hawkeyes quarterback Kenn...more

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11/24/1956

#3 Iowa  vs  Notre Dame   Notre Dame

W    48 - 8 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

On November 24, Iowa (ranked No. 3) defeated Notre Dame, 48-8, before a crowd of 56,632 at Iowa Stadium. The victory, combined with Ohio State's loss, gave Iowa its first undisputed Big Ten championsh...more

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11/17/1956

#7 Iowa  vs  #6 Ohio State   Ohio State

W    6 - 0 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

Ohio State (ranked No. 6) went into the game with the second best rushing attack in the country but were held to 147 rushing yards, their lowest rushing yardage total in two years. The lone score was ...more

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TOP 10 FAVORITE GAMES


#1 - vs.  Michigan (1985) Football
#2 - vs.  Michigan (1984) Football
#3 - vs.  Minnesota (1986) Football
#4 - vs.  Louisiana State (2005) Football
#5 - vs.  Maryland (2021) Football
#6 - vs.  North Carolina (1989) Basketball
#7 - vs.  Penn State (2021) Football
#8 - vs.  Oklahoma (1987) Basketball
#9 - vs.  Ohio State (2017) Football
#10 - vs.  Minnesota (2019) Football

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TOP 10 HATED GAMES


#1 - vs.  UCLA (1986) Football
#2 - vs.  Nevada-Las Vegas (1987) Basketball
#3 - vs.  Louisville (1980) Basketball
#4 - vs.  Jacksonville (1970) Basketball
#5 - vs.  North Dakota State (2016) Football
#6 - vs.  San Francisco (1956) Basketball
#7 - vs.  Stanford (2016) Football
#8 - vs.  Lawrence Tech (1949) Basketball
#9 - vs.  Michigan State (2015) Football
#10 - vs.  Wisconsin (2019) Football

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11/10/1956

#15 Iowa  @  #6 Minnesota   Minnesota

W    7 - 0 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

#15 Iowa defeated #6 Minnesota before a crowd of 64,235 at Memorial Stadium in Minneapolis. Iowa played field position and defense to make a first quarter touchdown stand by implementing a 6-3-2 defen...more

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11/3/1956

#7 Iowa  vs  #17 Michigan   Michigan

L    14 - 17 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

The loss was the only one of the year for Iowa. Iowa had not beaten Michigan since 1924. Michigan took a 3-0 lead in the first quarter on a field goal by Ron Kramer. Iowa then scored two touchdowns an...more

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10/27/1956

#12 Iowa  @  Purdue   Purdue

W    21 - 20 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

On October 27, Iowa (ranked No. 12 in the AP Poll) defeated Purdue, 21-20, before a crowd of 41,415 at Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette. Purdue quarterback Len Dawson threw two touchdown passes, and...more

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10/20/1956

#12 Iowa  vs  Hawaii   Hawaii

W    34 - 0 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

On October 20, Iowa defeated Hawaii, 34-0, at Iowa Stadium in Iowa City. Iowa led, 14-0, at halftime and played second, third and fourth-string players in the second half, with a total of 42 Hawkeyes ...more

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10/13/1956

Iowa  vs  Wisconsin   Wisconsin

W    13 - 7 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

On October 13, Iowa defeated Wisconsin, 13-7, before a crowd of 53,273 at Iowa Stadium. With only a minute remaining in the first half, Iowa drove 84 yards, running eight plays in 59 seconds and scori...more


10/6/1956

#20 Iowa  vs  Oregon State   Oregon State

W    14 - 13 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

The game matched the same teams that met again in the 1957 Rose Bowl. Oregon State scored on its second play from scrimmage on a 30-yard pass, but the extra point attempt was blocked. Oregon State sco...more

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9/29/1956

Iowa  @  Indiana   Indiana

W    27 - 0 

Head Coach: Forest Evashevski

Iowa defeated Indiana, 27-0, before a crowd of 25,000 at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana. Iowa scored two touchdowns in the first quarter off an Indiana fumble and an interception. Hawkeyes, ...more


Total Wins

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Total Ties

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