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1957-58 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1957-58 Season

  • Head Coach: O.B. Cowles (10th season)
  • Overall Record: 9-12
  • Conference Record: 5-9
  • Notes: The Kentucky Invitational took place in Lexington, Kentucky.

1957-58 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/02/1957 Southern Methodist W 66-52
12/05/1957 Iowa State W 67-66
12/07/1957 @ Vanderbilt W 89-85
12/20/1957 Kentucky Invitational
vs. North Carolina
L 67-73
12/21/1957 Kentucky Invitational
@ Kentucky
L 58-78
12/30/1957 Yale W 74-53
01/04/1958 Purdue W 83-76
01/06/1958 @ Kansas State L 71-72
01/13/1958 @ Indiana L 64-85
01/18/1958 @ Ohio State L 79-95
01/25/1958 Iowa L 71-73
01/27/1958 @ Northwestern L 76-85
02/01/1958 @ Michigan State L 64-88
02/03/1958 Indiana W 69-66
02/08/1958 @ Wisconsin W 71-66
02/10/1958 Michigan W 80-69
02/15/1958 Northwestern L 75-76
02/17/1958 @ Illinois L 87-94
02/22/1958 @ Purdue L 79-88
02/24/1958 Wisconsin W 71-63
03/01/1958 Ohio State L 60-70

1957-58 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Indiana 10-4 13-11
Michigan State 9-5 16-6
Purdue 9-5 14-8
Northwestern 8-6 13-9
Ohio State 8-6 9-13
Iowa 7-7 13-9
Michigan 6-8 11-11
Minnesota 5-9 9-12
Illinois 5-9 11-11
Wisconsin 3-11 8-14

1957-58 Final AP Poll

Team
1 West Virginia
2 Cincinnati
3 Kansas State
4 San Francisco
5 Temple
6 Maryland
7 Kansas
8 Notre Dame
9 Kentucky
10 Duke
11 Dayton
12 Indiana
13 North Carolina
14 Bradley
15 Mississippi State
16 Auburn
17 Michigan State
18 Seattle
19 Oklahoma State
20 North Carolina State

1957-58 Final United Press Poll

Team
1 West Virginia
2 Cincinnati
3 San Francisco
4 Kansas State
5 Temple
6 Maryland
7 Notre Dame
8 Kansas
9 Dayton
10 Indiana
11 Bradley
12 North Carolina
13 Duke
14 Kentucky
15 Oklahoma State
16 Oregon State
16 North Carolina State
18 St. Bonaventure
19 Michigan State
19 Wyoming
19 Seattle

Final Four

Semifinals

Kentucky 61, Temple 60
Seattle 73, Kansas State 51

Finals

Kentucky 84, Seattle 72