How many states are represented in the NCAA basketball tournament?

How many states are represented in the NCAA basketball tournament?

50 states
The map below shows the 50 states, plus Washington D.C., based on how many Division I men’s basketball national championships each state’s schools have combined to win.

How many regions are in the NCAA tournament?

four regions
The 68 teams are divided into four regions and organized into a single-elimination “bracket”, which pre-determines, when a team wins a game, which team it will face next. Each team is “seeded”, or ranked, within its region from 1 to 16.

Who won the NCAA national championship in 2013?

Alabama Crimson Tide football
2013 BCS National Championship Game/Champion

What state has the most NCAA championships?

Oklahoma State
Colleges with the most NCAA championships

Rank School Titles
1 Oklahoma State 34
2 Southern California 26
3 Denver 24
4 Iowa 23

What seed wins the NCAA tournament the most?

3 seed line have ever won the national title: one 4 seed (Arizona in 1997), one 6 seed (Kansas in 1988), one seven seed (UConn in 2014) and one 8 seed (Villanova in 1985).

What state has the most Division 1 basketball teams?

1. California (26) California boasts the most Division I basketball teams of any state in America with 26, growing one larger this season with UC San Diego making the jump up Division II.

Who won the NCAA tournament in 2014?

UConn Huskies
2014 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament

Season 2013–14
Champions UConn Huskies (4th title, 4th title game, 5th Final Four)
Runner-up Kentucky Wildcats (12th title game, 16th Final Four)
Semifinalists Florida Gators (5th Final Four) Wisconsin Badgers (3rd Final Four)
Winning coach Kevin Ollie (1st title)

Who most NCAA titles?

Stanford University
NCAA Division I Team Championships

Institution Undergraduate enrollment Rank
Stanford University 7,083 1
University of California, Los Angeles 31,002 2
University of Southern California 20,000 3
Oklahoma State University 23,459 4

How many teams are in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament?

The University of Cincinnati, the University of Florida, University of Louisville, Michigan State University, North Carolina State, Oklahoma State, and the University of San Francisco all have two national titles. The tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985, 65 in 2001, and 68 in 2011.

How many NCAA Men’s Basketball Championships have Duke won?

Since 1985, when the tournament expanded to 64 teams, Duke has won five championships; North Carolina and Connecticut have each won four; Kentucky & Villanova have three; Kansas & Florida have two; and UCLA, Indiana, Michigan State, and Louisville have one.

How many NCAA Men’s Basketball Championships does UCLA have?

With 11 national titles, UCLA has the record for the most NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championships; John Wooden coached UCLA to 10 of its 11 titles. The University of Kentucky (UK) is second, with eight national titles.

How is the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament determined?

The remaining 36 tournament slots are granted to at-large bids, which are determined by the Selection Committee in a nationally televised event on the Sunday, dubbed Selection Sunday by the media and fans, by a group primarily of conference commissioners and school athletic directors who are appointed into service by the NCAA.