1957 Kansas State Wildcats football team

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1957 Kansas State Wildcats football
Conference Big Seven Conference
1957 record 3-6-1 (2-4 Big 7)
Head coach Bus Mertes
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1956 1958 »
1957 Big 7 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#4 Oklahoma 6 0 0     10 1 0
Kansas 4 2 0     5 4 1
Colorado 3 3 0     6 3 1
Missouri 3 3 0     5 4 1
Iowa State 2 4 0     4 5 1
Kansas State 2 4 0     3 6 1
Nebraska 1 5 0     1 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 Kansas State Wildcats football team represented Kansas State University in the college football season of 1957. The team's head football coach was Bus Mertes. The Wildcats played their home games in Memorial Stadium. 1957 saw the Wildcats finish with a record of 3-6-1, and a 2-4 record in Big 7 play. The Wildcats scored only 124 points while giving up 166. The finished tied for 5th in the Big 7.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 20 at Wyoming* War Memorial StadiumLaramie, WY L 7-12   12,300
September 28 BYU* Memorial StadiumManhattan, KS W 36-7    
October 5 Nebraska Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS L 7-14   15,033
October 12 at Pacific* Stagg Memorial StadiumStockton, CA T 7-7    
October 19 Coloradodagger Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS L 14-42   16,000
October 26 at Iowa State Clyde Williams FieldAmes, IA W 14-10   14,421
November 2 #2 Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS L 0-13   15,480
November 9 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS L 7-13   26,000
November 15 at Missouri Memorial StadiumColumbia, MO W 23-21   20,000
November 22 at #1 Michigan State* Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI L 21-27   35,989
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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