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1957 Kansas State Wildcats football
ConferenceBig Seven Conference
1957 record3–6–1 (2–4 Big 7)
Head coachBus Mertes (3rd season)
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1956
1958 →
1957 Big 7 football standings
v · d · e 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
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 Kansas State Wildcats football team represented Kansas State University in the 1957 college football season. 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 Seven Conference play. The Wildcats scored only 124 points while giving up 166. The finished tied for fifth in the Big Seven.

ScheduleEdit

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

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