1957 Iowa Hawkeyes football team

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1957 Iowa Hawkeyes football
Conference Big Ten Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 5
AP No. 6
1957 record 7–1–1 (4–1–1 Big Ten)
Head coach Forest Evashevski (6th season)
MVP Bob Commings
Captain Bob Commings
Home stadium Iowa Stadium
Seasons
← 1956
1958 →
1957 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Ohio State $ 7 0 0     9 1 0
No. 3 Michigan State 5 1 0     8 1 0
No. 6 Iowa 4 1 1     7 1 1
No. 19 Wisconsin 4 3 0     6 3 0
Purdue 4 3 0     5 4 0
Michigan 3 3 1     5 3 1
Illinois 3 4 0     4 5 0
Minnesota 3 5 0     4 5 0
Indiana 0 6 0     1 8 0
Northwestern 0 7 0     0 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 Iowa Hawkeyes football team represented the University of Iowa in the 1957 Big Ten Conference football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 28 Utah State* No. 12 Iowa StadiumIowa City, Iowa W 70–14    
October 5 Washington State* No. 8 Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, Iowa W 20–13   47,334
October 12 at Indiana No. 8 Memorial StadiumBloomington, Indiana W 47–7    
October 19 No. 13 Wisconsindagger No. 6 Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, Iowa W 21–7   58,147
October 26 at Northwestern No. 3 Dyche StadiumEvanston, Illinois W 6–0   42,719
November 2 at No. 12 Michigan No. 3 Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan NBC T 21–21   90,583
November 9 Minnesota No. 5 Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, Iowa (Floyd of Rosedale) W 44–20   58,103
November 16 at No. 6 Ohio State No. 5 Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 13–17   82,935
November 23 at No. 9 Notre Dame* No. 8 Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, Indiana NBC W 21–13   58,734
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Rankings[edit]

Game summaries[edit]

Ohio State[edit]

Game Statistics

Notre Dame[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
4–8–3 1956 W 48–8

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Postseason awards[edit]

1958 NFL Draft[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Alex Karras Defensive tackle 1 10 Detroit Lions
Frank Rigney Tackle 4 43 Philadelphia Eagles
Jim Gibbons End 5 61 Cleveland Browns
Bill Lapham Center 14 160 Philadelphia Eagles
Bill Van Buren Center 17 196 Philadelphia Eagles
John Burroughs Tackle 18 208 Philadelphia Eagles
Frank Bloomquist Guard 26 306 Washington Redskins

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