NCAA Final Four History
Discover the collegiate basketball programs that have earned the most trips to the Final Four.
Top NCAA Men's Basketball Champions
These Schools have won the most Tournament
Championships through 2012
11- UCLA Bruins
8- Kentucky Wildcats
5- Indiana Hoosiers
4- UNC Tar Heels
4- Duke Blue Devils
3- UConn Huskies
3- Kansas Jayhawks
With UNC gaining a number one tournament seed, North Carolina fans
hope to gain another college basketball national championship.
Final Four Kings
Through the 2011/12 season, these colleges have made
it to the NCAA Final Four the most times?
18 - North Carolina
18- UCLA
15 - Duke
15 - Kentucky
14 - Kansas
11 - Ohio State
10 - Louisville
8 - Indiana
8 - Michigan State
6 - Arkansas
6 - Cincinnati
6 - Oklahoma State
After John Calipari led UK to the Final Four in 2011, Kentucky moved up to
4th place on the all-time list of appearances.
Most Consecutive NCAA Basketball
Final Four Appearances
Through the 2010/2011 season, these teams have made the
most consecutive NCAA 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)
Legendary coaching figure John Wooden and All-American stars such as
Bill Walton lifted UCLA as college basketball's premier program.
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College Basketball's
Best Programs of
All-Time
Discover the top 30 teams in
NCAA hoops history.  
Rankings are based on
performances since the NCAA
Basketball Tournament first
tipped off in 1939.
College Basketball's Best Programs
College Basketball's  
Programs Seeking
their First NCAA
Championship
Discover the top teams that
have come so close to winning
a Division I Basketball title, but
have yet to cut down the
championship nets.