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Date

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Site

1

12-29-1956

Georgia Tech

21

Pittsburgh (PA)

14

Gator Bowl

2

01-01-1957

Baylor (TX)

13

Tennessee

7

Sugar Bowl

3

01-01-1957

Colorado

27

Clemson (SC)

21

Orange Bowl

4

01-01-1957

George Washington (DC)

13

Texas-El Paso

0

Sun Bowl

5

01-01-1957

Iowa

35

Oregon St.

19

Rose Bowl

6

01-01-1957

Texas Christian

28

Syracuse (NY)

27

Cotton Bowl

College Division/Minor Bowl Games

No

Date

Winner

 

Runner-Up

 

Site

1

11-17-1956

Eastern New Mexico

28

Western St. (CO)

19

Uranium Bowl

2

11-17-1956

Memphis (TN)

32

East Tennessee St.

12

Burley Bowl

3

11-22-1956

Benedictine (KS)

14

Northeastern St. (OK)

13

Mineral Water Bowl

4

11-30-1956

Stetson (FL)

46

Havana University (Cuba)

0

Conch Bowl

5

12-01-1956

Sam Houston St. (TX)

27

Middle Tennessee St.

13

Refrigerator Bowl

6

12-01-1956

Tennessee St.

41

Florida A&M

39

Orange Blossom Classic

7

12-01-1956

San Diego Marines (CA)

25

California-Santa Barbara

14

Citracado Bowl

8

12-22-1956

Saint Joseph's (IN)

0

Montana St.

0

Aluminum Bowl - NAIA Championship Game

9

01-01-1957

Prairie View A&M (TX)

27

Texas Southern

6

Prairie View Bowl

10

01-01-1957

West Texas A&M

20

Southern Mississippi

13

Tangerine Bowl

Junior College Bowl Games

No

Date

Winner

 

Runner-Up

 

Site

1

1956

Coffeyville CC (KS)

46

Grand Rapids JC (MI)

6

NJCAA Championship

2

1956

Arlington JC (CA)

20

Compton JC (CA)

13

Junior Rose Bowl

Military Bowl Games

No

Date

Winner

 

Runner-Up

 

Site

1

12-01-1956

Air Force Team

29

Marine Corps Team

7

Sukiyaki Bowl

2

12-01-1956

Army Team

13

Marine Corps Team

0

Typhoon Bowl

3

12-08-1956

Bolling AFB (DC)

29

Fort Hood (TX)

14

Shrimp Bowl

4

12-30-1956

Army Team

21

Air Force Team

6

Rice Bowl (3)

All-Star Bowl Games

No

Date

Winner

 

Runner-Up

 

Site

1

08-10-1956

Cleveland Browns

26

College All-Stars

0

Chicago College All-Star Football Game

2

12-26-1956

North All-Stars

17

South All-Stars

7

North-South All-Star Shrine Game

3

12-29-1956

Blue All-Stars

14

Gray All-Stars

0

Blue-Gray All-Star Classic

4

12-29-1956

West All-Stars

7

East All-Stars

6

East-West Shrine Classic

5

01-05-1957

South All-Stars

21

North All-Stars

7

Senior Bowl

Special Games

No

Date

Winner

 

Runner-Up

 

Site

1

09-29-1956

Pacific Lutheran (WA)

34

British Columbia (BC)

0

Vancouver, BC (Canada)

2

10-13-1956

Western Washington

7

British Columbia (BC)

0

Vancouver, BC (Canada)

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