1956 NCAA Tournament Bracket

Round 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5
E A S T Temple 74
Holy Cross 72
Temple 65
UConn 59
Temple 60
Canisius 58
Temple 76
Iowa 83
Iowa 71
SF 83
Connecticut 84
Manhattan 75
Canisius 79
North Carolina St 78 4 OT
Canisius 66
Dart 58
Dartmouth 61
West Virginia 59 OT
M I D E A S T
Iowa 97
Morehead 83
Iowa 89
Kentucky 77
Morehead St 107
Marshall 92

Kentucky 84
Wayne St 64
Wayne St 72
DePaul 63
M I D W E S T
Kansas St 93
Ok City 97
Ok City 63
SMU 84
SMU 68
SF 86
Oklahoma City 97
Memphis 81

Houston 74
SMU 89
SMU 68
Texas Tech 67
W E S T
Utah 81
Seattle 72
Utah 77
SF 92
Seattle 68
Idaho St 66

San Francisco 72
UCLA 61

Third Place Games

Wayne St 84
Morehead 95
Dart 85
UConn 64
Kan St 89
Houston 70
UCLA 94
Seattle 70
Temple 90
SMU 81