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The 1956 College World Series was played at Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, NE from June 9 to June 14. The participating schools qualified by winning one of eight district tournaments. The tenth tournament's champion was the University of Minnesota coached by Dick Siebert. The Most Outstanding Player was Jerry Thomas of the University of Minnesota.

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[edit] Participating Teams

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
University of Arizona 45 - 6 (n/a) Frank Sancet 2
(last: 1955)
4th
(1954)
3 - 4
Bradley University Missouri Valley Conference 22 - 6 (7 - 2, 0 GB) Leo Schrall 1
(last: 1950)
8th
(1950)
0 - 2
University of Minnesota Big Ten Conference 28 - 8 (11 - 2, 0 GB) Dick Siebert 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
University of Mississippi Southeastern Conference 22 - 8 (13 - 3, 0 GB) Tom Swayze 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
University of New Hampshire 12 - 5 (n/a) Hank Swasey 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
New York University 16 - 4 - 1 (n/a) Bill McCarthy 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
Washington State University Pacific Coast Conference 28 - 6 (11 - 4, 0 GB) Buck Bailey 1
(last: 1950)
2nd
(1950)
3 - 2
University of Wyoming Mountain States Conference 17 - 3 (n/a) Bud Daniel 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0

[edit] Results

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[edit] Game Results

Date Game Winner Score Loser Notes
June 9 Game 1 Arizona 3 - 0 New York University
Game 2 Minnesota 4 - 0 Wyoming
Game 3 Mississippi 13 - 2 New Hampshire
Game 4 Bradley 4 - 3 Washington State
June 10 Game 5 Wyoming 8 - 2 New York University New York University eliminated
Game 6 New Hampshire 6 - 3 Washington State Washington State eliminated
Game 7 Minnesota 3 - 1 Arizona
Game 8 Mississippi 4 - 0 Bradley
June 11 Game 9 Bradley 12 - 8 Wyoming Wyoming eliminated
Game 10 Arizona 1 - 0 New Hampshire New Hampshire eliminated
Game 11 Minnesota 13 - 5 Mississippi
June 12 Game 12 Arizona 7 - 3 Mississippi Mississippi eliminated
Game 13 Minnesota 8 - 3 Bradley Bradley eliminated
June 13 Game 14 Arizona 10 - 4 Minnesota
June 14 Final Minnesota 12 - 1 Arizona Minnesota wins CWS

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