NCAA Mens Basketball Championship in History

Events in Sport

  • 1939-03-27 1st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: U of Oregon beats OH State 46-33
  • 1940-03-30 2nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana U beats Kansas 60-42
  • 1941-03-29 3rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Wisconsin beats Wash State 39-34
  • 1942-03-28 4th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Stanford beats Dartmouth 53-38
  • 1943-03-30 5th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: U of Wyoming beat Georgetown 46-34
  • 1944-03-28 6th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Utah defeats Dartmouth 42-40
  • 1945-03-27 7th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Oklahoma State beats NYU 49-44
  • 1946-03-23 8th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Oklahoma State beats NC 43-40
  • 1947-03-25 9th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Holy Cross beats Oklahoma 58-47
  • 1948-03-23 10th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Baylor 58-42
  • 1949-03-26 11th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Oklahoma State 46-36
  • 1950-03-28 12th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: CCNY beats Bradley 71-68 NYC college becomes 1st to win NCAA & National Inv Basketball in same year
  • 1951-03-27 13th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Kansas 68-58
  • 1952-03-26 14th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kansas beats St Johns 80-63
  • 1953-03-18 15th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana beats Kansas 69-68
  • 1954-03-20 16th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: La Salle beats Bradley 92-76
  • 1955-03-19 17th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: SF beats La Salle 77-63
  • 1956-03-23 18th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: SF beats Iowa 83-71
  • 1957-03-23 19th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: NC beats Kansas 54-53 (3 OTs)
  • 1958-03-22 20th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Seattle 84-72
  • 1959-03-21 21st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: California beats W Va 71-70
  • 1960-03-19 22nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Ohio State beats California 75-55
  • 1961-03-25 23rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Cin beats Ohio State 70-65 (OT)
  • 1962-03-24 24th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Cin beats Ohio State 71-59
  • 1963-03-23 25th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Loyola beats Cin 60-58 (OT)
  • 1964-03-21 26th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Duke 98-83
  • 1965-03-20 27th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Michigan 91-80
  • 1966-03-19 28th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Texas Western beats Ky 72-65
  • 1967-03-25 29th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Dayton 79-64
  • 1968-03-23 30th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats NC 78-55
  • 1969-03-22 31st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Purdue 92-72 UCLA wins its 5th national championship in 6 years
  • 1970-03-21 32nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Jacksonville 80-69
  • 1971-03-27 33rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Villanova 68-62 UCLA wins their 5th consecutive NCAA basketball title
  • 1972-03-25 34th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Florida 81-76
  • 1973-03-26 35th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Memphis 81-76
  • 1974-03-24 36th NCAA Mens Basketball Championship: NC State beats Marquette 76-64
  • 1975-03-31 37th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Kentucky 92-55
  • 1976-03-29 38th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana beats Michigan 86-68
  • 1977-03-28 39th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Marquette beats NC 67-59
  • 1978-03-27 40th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Duke 94-88
  • 1979-03-26 41st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Mich State beats Indiana St 75-64
  • 1980-03-24 42nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Louisville beats UCLA 59-54
  • 1981-03-30 43rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana beats North Carolina 63-50
  • 1982-03-29 44th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: NC beats Georgetown 63-62
  • 1983-04-04 45th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: NC State beats Houston 54-52
  • 1984-04-02 46th NCAA Mens Basketball Championship: Georgetown beats Houston 84-75
  • 1985-04-01 47th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Villanova beats Georgetown 84-75
  • 1986-03-31 48th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Louisville beats Duke 72-69
  • 1987-03-31 49th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana beats Syracuse 74-73
  • 1988-04-04 50th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kansas beat Oklahoma 83-79
  • 1989-04-03 51st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Mich beats Seton Hall 80-79 (OT)
  • 1990-04-02 52nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Nevada-LV beats Duke 103-73
  • 1991-04-01 53rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Kansas 72-65
  • 1992-04-06 54th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Michigan 71-51
  • 1993-04-05 55th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: NC beats Michigan 77-71
  • 1994-04-04 56th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Ark Razorbacks beats Duke 76-72
  • 1995-04-03 57th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA Bruins beats Arkansas 89-78
  • 1996-04-01 58th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Syracuse 76-67
  • 1997-03-31 59th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Arizona beats Kentucky 84-79 (OT)
  • 1998-03-30 60th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Utah 78-69
  • 1999-03-29 61st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Connecticut beats Duke 77-74
  • 2000-04-03 62nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Michigan State beats Florida 89-76
  • 2001-04-02 63rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Arizona 82-72
  • 2002-04-01 64th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Maryland beats Indiana 64-52
  • 2003-04-07 65th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Syracuse beats Kansas 81-78
  • 2004-04-05 66th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Connecticut beats Georgia Tech 82-73
  • 2005-04-04 67th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: North Carolina beats Illinois 75-70
  • 2006-04-03 68th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Florida beats UCLA 73-57
  • 2007-04-02 69th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Florida beats Ohio State 84-75
  • 2008-04-07 70th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kansas beats Memphis 75-68
  • 2009-04-06 71st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: North Carolina beats Michigan State 89-72
  • 2010-04-05 72nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Butler 61-59
  • 2011-04-04 73rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Connecticut beats Butler 53-41
  • 2012-04-02 74th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky defeats Kansas 67-59
  • 2013-04-08 75th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Louisville beats Michigan 82-76
  • 2014-04-07 76th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Connecticut beats Kentucky 60-54
  • 2015-04-06 77th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Wisconsin 68-63