1956-1957 Kentucky Basketball Statistics

Record: 23-5 (12-2, 1st in SEC)
Rank: 3rd in the Final AP Poll
Coach: Adolph Rupp

NCAA Tournament:
Won Mideast Regional Semifinal (98-92) versus Pittsburgh
Lost Mideast Regional Final (80-68) versus 

Team – Per Game

 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team28 31.878.30.40620.729.60.69855.4    18.784.2
Opponent28 2470.40.34121.731.50.68739.6    17.169.4

 

Team – Totals

 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team28 88921910.4065798290.6981550    5242357
Opponent28 67319710.3416078830.6871109    4781944

 

Individual – Per Game

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Johnny Cox28  7.317.50.4144.96.40.76711.1    2.519.4
2Gerry Calvert28  614.10.4273.24.50.7065.6    3.215.3
3Vernon Hatton21  5.312.10.4394.15.70.7314.7    1.814.8
4John Crigler28  49.50.4192.43.40.7058.1    2.410.3
5Ed Beck27  3.911.60.3341.82.70.66214.1    3.29.6
6Adrian Smith22  2.250.4412.73.70.7322    1.67.2
7Ray Mills21  1.95.20.35512.20.4785.6    1.84.8
8John Brewer24  1.33.70.34111.30.7812.7    13.5
9Billy Ray Cassady18  1.32.30.5710.60.70.8331    1.13.2
10Earl Adkins16  1.22.80.4220.61.40.4551    1.53
11Lincoln Collinsworth15  0.510.4670.91.50.5911    0.51.8
12Dick Howe11  0.72.20.3330.40.70.53.2    1.41.8
13Bill Smith8  0.91.60.53800.401.5    11.8
14Harold Ross11  0.51.60.2780.50.70.6250.5    0.51.4
15John Hardwick3  0.310.33300 0.7    0.70.7
16Jay Bayless2  01000 0.5    00

 

Individual – Totals

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Johnny Cox28  2034900.4141381800.767310    69544
2Gerry Calvert28  1693960.427891260.706158    89427
3Vernon Hatton21  1122550.439871190.73199    37311
4John Crigler28  1112650.41967950.705227    67289
5Ed Beck27  1053140.33449740.662380    86259
6Adrian Smith22  491110.44160820.73245    35158
7Ray Mills21  391100.35522460.478118    38100
8John Brewer24  30880.34125320.78165    2385
9Billy Ray Cassady18  24420.57110120.83318    2058
10Earl Adkins16  19450.42210220.45516    2448
11Lincoln Collinsworth15  7150.46713220.59115    827
12Dick Howe11  8240.333480.535    1520
13Harold Ross11  5180.278580.6256    515
14Bill Smith8  7130.53803012    814
15John Hardwick3  130.33300 2    22
16Jay Bayless2  02000 1    00
 School Totals28  88921910.4065798290.6981550    5242357

 

Schedule and Results

GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
1Sat, Dec 1, 1956REG Washington & LeeSouthernW9466 10W 1Memorial Coliseum
2Mon, Dec 3, 1956REG Miami (FL)IndW11475 20W 2Memorial Coliseum
3Sat, Dec 8, 1956REG@TempleIndW7358 30W 3The Palestra
4Mon, Dec 10, 1956REG Saint LouisMVCL7071 31L 1Memorial Coliseum
5Sat, Dec 15, 1956REG MarylandACCW7655 41W 1Memorial Coliseum
6Tue, Dec 18, 1956REG@Duke (13)ACCL8485 42L 1Cameron Indoor Stadium
7Fri, Dec 21, 1956REG Southern Methodist (4)SWCW7367 52W 1Memorial Coliseum
8Sat, Dec 22, 1956REG Illinois (5)Big TenW9170 62W 2Memorial Coliseum
9Fri, Dec 28, 1956REGNVirginia TechSouthernW5655 72W 3The Field House
10Sat, Dec 29, 1956REGNHoustonMVCW11176 82W 4The Field House
11Sat, Jan 5, 1957REG Georgia TechW9572 92W 5Memorial Coliseum
12Mon, Jan 7, 1957REG Loyola (IL)IndW8162 102W 6Memorial Coliseum
13Sat, Jan 12, 1957REG@Louisiana StateW5146 112W 7John Parker Memorial Coliseum
14Mon, Jan 14, 1957REG@TulaneL6068 113L 1Avron B. Fogelman Arena
15Sat, Jan 19, 1957REG@TennesseeW9772 123W 1Alumni Memorial Gymnasium
16Sat, Jan 26, 1957REG@Vanderbilt (13)W9183 133W 2Memorial Gymnasium
17Mon, Jan 28, 1957REG@Georgia TechW7665 143W 3Alexander Memorial Coliseum
18Wed, Jan 30, 1957REG GeorgiaW8453 153W 4Memorial Coliseum
19Sat, Feb 2, 1957REG FloridaW8861 163W 5Memorial Coliseum
20Fri, Feb 8, 1957REG@MississippiSECW7569 173W 6Ellis Auditorium
21Mon, Feb 11, 1957REG@Mississippi StateSECL8189 174L 1McCarthy Gymnasium
22Fri, Feb 15, 1957REG@Loyola (IL)IndW11565 184W 1Chicago Stadium
23Mon, Feb 18, 1957REG Vanderbilt (10)SECW8078 194W 2Memorial Coliseum
24Sat, Feb 23, 1957REG AlabamaSECW7960 204W 3Memorial Coliseum
25Mon, Feb 25, 1957REG AuburnSECW10385 214W 4Memorial Coliseum
26Sat, Mar 2, 1957REG TennesseeSECW9375 224W 5Memorial Coliseum
27Fri, Mar 15, 1957NCAANPittsburghIndW9892 234W 6Memorial Coliseum
28Sat, Mar 16, 1957NCAAN (11)Big TenL6880 235L 1Memorial Coliseum