|1957 North Carolina Tar Heels football|
|Conference||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|1957 record||6–4 (4–3 ACC)|
|Head coach||Jim Tatum (3rd season)|
|Home stadium||Kenan Memorial Stadium|
|1957 ACC football standings|
|NC State †||5||–||0||–||1||7||–||1||–||2|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1957 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the 1957 NCAA University Division football season. The Tar Heels were led by third-year head coach Jim Tatum and played their home games at Kenan Memorial Stadium. The team competed as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing tied for third.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 21||NC State||L 0–7|
|September 28||Clemson||W 26–0|
|October 5||No. 6 Navy*||W 13–7|
|October 11||at Miami (FL)*||No. 18||W 20–13|
|October 19||at Maryland||No. 14||L 7–21|
|October 26||at Wake Forest||W 14–7|
|November 2||No. 17 Tennessee*||L 0–35|
|November 9||South Carolina||W 28–6|
|November 23||at No. 11 Duke||W 21–13|
|November 30||Virginia||L 13–20|
References[edit | edit source]
- "1957 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/conferences/acc/1957.html. Retrieved January 16, 2013.
- "1957 North Carolina Tar Heels Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/north-carolina/1957-schedule.html.