1957 William & Mary Indians football team

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1957 William & Mary Indians football
Conference Southern Conference
1957 record 4–6 (2–4 SoCon)
Head coach Milt Drewer (1st year)
Home stadium Cary Field
Seasons
← 1956
1958 →
1957 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#20 VMI $ 6 0 0     9 0 1
West Virginia 3 0 0     7 2 1
The Citadel 4 2 0     5 4 1
Furman 2 1 0     3 7 0
Richmond 2 4 0     4 6 0
William & Mary 2 4 0     4 6 0
Davidson 1 3 0     4 6 0
VPI 1 3 0     4 5 0
George Washington 1 5 0     2 7 0
Washington and Lee 0 0 0     0 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 William & Mary Indians football team represented William & Mary during the 1957 college football season.[1] On November 9, 1957, William & Mary traveled to Raleigh, North Carolina to play #10 ranked NC State in Riddick Stadium. The Indians (2–5–0) stunned the Wolfpack (5–0–2) with a 7–6 win. The loss dropped NC State nine spots in the following AP Poll to #19. It marked the first time that William & Mary had ever defeated a national top 10 opponent

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 21 George Washington Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia L 0–7  
September 28 at No. 5 Navy* Thompson StadiumAnnapolis, Maryland L 6–33  
October 5 Virginia Tech Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 13–7  
October 12 at Penn State* New Beaver FieldUniversity Park, Pennsylvania L 13–21  
October 19 VMI Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia (Rivalry) L 13–14  
October 26 at West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, West Virginia L 0–19  
November 2 at The Citadel Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, South Carolina W 14–12  
November 9 at No. 10 NC State* Riddick StadiumRaleigh, North Carolina W 7–6  
November 16 Rutgers* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 38–7  
November 28 at Richmond City StadiumRichmond, Virginia (I-64 Bowl) L 7–12  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Associated Press.

NFL Draft selections[edit]

= NFL Hall of Fame = Canadian Football Hall of Fame = College Football Hall of Fame
Year Round Pick Overall Name Team Position
1958 10 12 121 Elliot Schaubach Detroit Lions Tackle

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