• Categories

  • The NCAA basketball tournament is organized regularly once a year. It determines the winner of the top division in NCAA basketball. Oregon was the winner of the inaugural championship, held in 1939. Currently, Kentucky is the team that holds the title. If you are interested in knowing all the NCAA Men’s Division I basketball champions then here is a list where you can find all the champions, runner-up teams along with other two semi-finilist teams.

    Year Champion Runner-up Score Other teams to make the final four
    1939 Oregon Ohio State 46-33 Oklahoma State and Villanova
    1940 Indiana Kansas 60-42 Duquesne and USC
    1941 Wisconsin Washington State 39-34 Arkansas and Pittsburg
    1942 Stanford Dartmouth 53-38 Colorado and Kentucky
    1943 Wyoming Georgetown 46-43 DePaul and Texas
    1944 Utah Dartmouth 42-40 Iowa State and Ohio State
    1945 Oklahoma State NYU 49-45 Arkansas and Ohio State
    1946 Oklahoma State North Carolina 43-40 Ohio State and California
    1947 Holly Cross Oklahoma 58-47 Texas and CCNY
    1948 Kentucky Baylor 58-42 Holy Cross and Kansas State
    1949 Kentucky Oklahoma State 46-36 Illinois and Oregon State
    1950 CCNY Bradley 71-68 N.C. State and Baylor
    1951 Kentucky Kansas State 68-58 Illinois and Oklahoma State
    1952 Kansas St. John’s 80-63 Illinois and Santa Clara
    1953 Indiana Kansas 69-68 Washington and LSU
    1954 La Salle Bradley 92-76 Penn State and USC
    1955 San Francisco La Salle 76-73 Colorado and Iowa
    1956 San Francisco Iowa 83-71 Temple and SMU
    1957 North Carolina Kansas 54-53 San Francisco and Michigan St.
    1958 Kentucky Seattle 84-72 Temple and Kansas State
    1959 California West Virginia 71-70 Cincinnati and Louisville
    1960 Ohio State California 75-55 Cincinnati and NYU
    1961 Cincinnati Ohio State 70-65 St. Joseph’s and Utah
    1962 Cincinnati Ohio State 71-59 Wake Forest and  UCLA
    1963 Loyola Cincinnati 60-58 Duke and Oregon State
    1964 UCLA Duke 98-83 Michigan and Kansas State
    1965 UCLA Michigan 91-80 Princeton and Wichita State
    1966 Texas Western Kentucky 72-65 Duke and Utah
    1967 UCLA Dayton 79-64 Houston and North Carolina
    1968 UCLA North Carolina 78-55 Ohio State and Houston
    1969 UCLA Purdue 92-72 Drake and North Carolina
    1970 UCLA Jacksonville 80-69 New Mexico State and St. Bonaventure
    1971 UCLA Villanova 68-62 Western Kentucky and Kansas
    1972 UCLA Florida State 81-76 North Carolina and Louisville                         
    1973 UCLA Memphis State 87-66 Indiana and Providence
    1974 North Carolina Marquette 76-64 UCLA and Kansas
    1975 UCLA Kentucky 92-85 Louisville and Syracuse
    1976 Indiana Michigan 86-68 UCLA and Rutgers
    1977 Marquette North Carolina 67-59 UNLV and UNC Charlotte  
    1978 Kentucky Duke 94-88 Arkansas and Notre Dame
    1979 Michigan State Indiana State 75-64 DePaul and Pennsylvania 
    1980 Louisville UCLA 59-54 Purdue  and Iowa
    1981 Indiana North Carolina 63-50 Virginia and LSU
    1982 North Carolina Georgetown 63-62 Houston and Louisville
    1983 N. C. State Houston 54-52 Louisville and Georgia
    1984 Georgetown Houston 84-75 Kentucky and Virginia
    1985 Villanova Georgetown 66-64 Memphis State and St. John’s
    1986 Louisville Duke 72-69 LSU and Kansas
    1987 Indiana Syracuse 74-73 UNLV and Providence
    1988 Kansas Oklahoma 83-79 Duke and Arizona
    1989 Michigan Seton Hall 80-79 Illinois and Duke
    1990 UNLV Duke 103-73 Georgia and Arkansas
    1991 Duke Kansas 72-65 UNLV and North Carolina
    1992 Duke Michigan 71-51 Indiana and Cincinnati
    1993 North Carolina Michigan 77-71 Kansas and Kentucky
    1994 Arkansas Duke 76-72 Arizona and Florida
    1995 UCLA Arkansas 89-78 Oklahoma State and North Carolina
    1996 Kentucky Syracuse 76-67 Massachusetts and Mississippi St.
    1997 Arizona Kentucky 84-79 North Carolina and Minnesota
    1998 Kentucky Utah 78-69 Stanford and North Carolina
    1999 Connecticut Duke 77-74 Ohio State and Michigan State
    2000 Michigan State Florida 89-76 Wisconsin and North Carolina
    2001 Duke Arizona 82-72 Maryland and Michigan State
    2002 Maryland Indiana 64-52 Kansas and Oklahoma
    2003 Syracuse Kansas 81-78 Texas and Marquette
    2004 Connecticut Georgia Tech 82-73 Duke and Oklahoma State
    2005 North Carolina Illinois 75-70 Michigan State and Louisville
    2006 Florida UCLA 73-57 George Mason and LSU
    2007 Florida Ohio State 84-75 UCLA and Georgetown
    2008 Kansas Memphis 75-68 North Carolina and UCLA
    2009 North Carolina Michigan State 89-72 Villanova and Connecticut
    2010 Duke Butler 61-59 West Virginia and Michigan State
    2011 Connecticut Butler 53-41 Kentucky and VCU
    2012 Kentucky Kansas 67-59 Louisville and Ohio State



    Related posts

    Tags:

    Comments are closed.