1956 Utah Utes football team

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1956 Utah Utes football
Conference Mountain States Conference
1956 record 5–5 (5–1 MSC)
Head coach Jack Curtice
Home stadium Ute Stadium
Seasons
← 1955
1957 →
1956 MSC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Wyoming 7 0 0     10 0 0
Utah 5 1 0     5 5 0
Utah State 4 3 0     6 4 0
Denver 4 3 0     6 4 0
New Mexico 2 4 0     4 6 0
Colorado A&M 2 4 1     2 7 1
BYU 1 5 1     2 7 1
Montana 1 6 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1956 Utah Utes football team represented the University of Utah during the 1956 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 21 at No. 17 UCLA* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California L 7–13  
September 29 Montana Ute StadiumSalt Lake City, Utah W 26–6  
October 5 at BYU Old Cougar StadiumProvo, Utah (The Holy War) W 41–6  
October 13 Denver Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah W 27–13  
October 20 at Wyoming War Memorial StadiumLaramie, Wyoming L 20–30  
October 27 Idaho*dagger Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah L 21–27  
November 3 at Rice* Rice StadiumHouston, Texas L 0–27  
November 10 at Colorado A&M Colorado FieldFort Collins, Colorado W 49–27  
November 17 Colorado* Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah (Utah–Colorado football rivalry) L 7–21  
November 22 Utah A.C. Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah (Battle of the Brothers) W 29–7  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ute Record Book" (PDF). University of Utah. p. 6. Retrieved 2010-07-16.
  2. ^ "Coaching Records Game by Game Jack C. Curtice 1956". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2010-08-11.