NCAA Tournament History

NCAA Tournament History Index

Final Four Team Records

Through the 2012 tournament. * -- Does not include vacated years.

Most NCAA Championship Titles

  • 11 - UCLA
  • 8 - Kentucky
  • 5 - Indiana
  • 5 - North Carolina
  • 4 - Duke
  • 3 - Connecticut
  • 3 - Kansas
  • 2 - Cincinnati
  • 2 - Florida
  • 2 - Louisville
  • 2 - Michigan State
  • 2 - North Carolina State
  • 2 - Oklahoma State
  • 2 - San Francisco

Most Final Four Appearances

  • 18 - North Carolina
  • 17 - UCLA*
  • 15 - Duke
  • 15 - Kentucky
  • 14 - Kansas
  • 11 - Ohio State
  • 9 - Louisville
  • 8 - Indiana
  • 8 - Michigan State
  • 6 - Arkansas
  • 6 - Cincinnati
  • 6 - Oklahoma State

Most Final Four Wins

  • 25 - UCLA*
  • 19 - Kentucky
  • 15 - Duke
  • 15 - North Carolina
  • 12 - Indiana
  • 12 - Kansas
  • 8 - Ohio State
  • 7 - Cincinnati
  • 6 - Connecticut
  • 5 - Georgetown
  • 5 - Louisville
  • 5 - Michigan*
  • 5 - Michigan State
  • 5 - North Carolina State
  • 5 - Oklahoma State
  • 5 - San Francisco

Most Final Four Games

  • 32 - UCLA*
  • 30 - North Carolina
  • 27 - Duke
  • 26 - Kentucky
  • 25 - Kansas
  • 18 - Ohio State
  • 15 - Indiana
  • 14 - Louisville
  • 11 - Cincinnati
  • 11 - Michigan State

Consecutive Final Four Appearances

  • 10 - UCLA (1967-76)
  • 5 - Cincinnati (1959-63)
  • 5 - Duke (1988-92)
  • 3 - Houston (1982-84)
  • 3 - Kentucky (1996-98)
  • 3 - Michigan State (1999-01)
  • 3 - North Carolina (1967-69)
  • 3 - Ohio State (1944-46)
  • 3 - Ohio State (1960-62)
  • 3 - San Francisco (1955-57)
  • 3 - UCLA (2006-2008)
NCAA Tournament 2014
2014 NCAA Tournament