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1956 NCAA Tournament

1956 NCAA Tournament

Division I

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The NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament is a 64-team end-of-season tournament that includes conference winners, and other high-performing teams, from approximately 30 college conferences across the nation. The tournament currently has 3 stages.

Regionals:   16 regional sites are awarded with 4 schools assigned to each. Teams play a mini-tournament to determine a winner, who will move to the next round. The calibre of each regional is distributed evenly so that a team from each seed range (1-16,17-32,33-48,49-64) is included and is often based on geography.
Super-Regionals:   8 sites with 2 schools each playing a best of 3. The 8 winners advance to the College World Series in Omaha.
College World Series:   8 schools play a 2-game knockout tournament in Omaha to determine a national champion.
1956 Tournament Summary
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Rank Stage Location cwsRound school name nickname school page Stats Page roster CWS History place Inclusion nth app
1 Omaha,NE College World Series University of Minnesota Gophers School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Minneapolis,Minnesota -- 1
2 Omaha,NE College World Series University of Arizona Wildcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Tucson,Arizona -- 2
3 Omaha,NE College World Series Bradley University Braves School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Peoria,Illinois -- 2
4 Omaha,NE College World Series University of Mississippi Rebels School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Oxford,Mississippi -- 1
5 Omaha,NE College World Series University of New Hampshire Wildcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Durham,New Hampshire -- 1
6 Omaha,NE College World Series University of Wyoming Cowboys School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Laramie,Wyoming -- 1
7 Omaha,NE College World Series Washington State University Cougars School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Pullman,Washington -- 2
8 Omaha,NE College World Series New York University Bobcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History New York,New York -- 2
Rank Stage Location cwsRound school name nickname school page Stats Page roster CWS History place Inclusion nth app
1 Allentown,PA Regionals New York University Bobcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History New York,New York -- 1
2 Allentown,PA Regionals St. John's University Red Storm School Page Statistics Roster CWS History New York,New York -- 2
3 Allentown,PA Regionals University of Delaware Blue Hens School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Newark,Delaware -- 1
3 Allentown,PA Regionals Penn State University Nittany Lions School Page Statistics Roster CWS History University Park,Pennsylvania -- 2
1 Athens,OH and Minneapolis,MN Regionals University of Minnesota Gophers School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Minneapolis,Minnesota -- 1
2 Athens,OH and Minneapolis,MN Regionals Ohio University Bobcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Athens,Ohio -- 2
3 Athens,OH and Minneapolis,MN Regionals University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish School Page Statistics Roster CWS History South Bend,Indiana -- 1
3 Athens,OH and Minneapolis,MN Regionals University of Cincinnati Bearcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Cincinnati,Ohio -- 1
1 Automatic Regionals Washington State University Cougars School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Pullman,Washington -- 1
1 Gastonia,NC Regionals University of Mississippi Rebels School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Oxford,Mississippi -- 1
2 Gastonia,NC Regionals Duke University Blue Devils School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Durham,North Carolina -- 1
3 Gastonia,NC Regionals Florida State University Seminoles School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Tallahassee,Florida -- 1
3 Gastonia,NC Regionals Tennessee Technological University Golden Eagles School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Cookeville,Tennessee -- 1
1 Greeley,CO Regionals University of Wyoming Cowboys School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Laramie,Wyoming -- 3
2 Greeley,CO Regionals Colorado State University Rams School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Fort Collins,Colorado -- 2
1 Springfield,MA Regionals University of New Hampshire Wildcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Durham,New Hampshire -- 1
2 Springfield,MA Regionals University of Vermont Catamounts School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Burlington,Vermont -- 1
3 Springfield,MA Regionals University of Massachusetts Minutemen School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Amherst,Massachusetts -- 3
3 Springfield,MA Regionals Boston College Eagles School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Chestnut Hill,Massachusetts -- 3
1 Stillwater,OK Regionals Bradley University Braves School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Peoria,Illinois -- 1
2 Stillwater,OK Regionals North Dakota State University Bisons School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Fargo,North Dakota -- 1
3 Stillwater,OK Regionals Oklahoma State University Cowboys School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Stillwater,Oklahoma -- 3
1 Tucson,AZ Regionals University of Arizona Wildcats School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Tucson,Arizona -- 3
2 Tucson,AZ Regionals Texas Christian University Horned Frogs School Page Statistics Roster CWS History Fort Worth,Texas -- 1
32 record(s)