NCAA College Basketball

NCAA Championship Winners | A Complete Championship History

A complete history and list of the winners of each NCAA Basketball March Maddess tournament since the first tourney in 1939. Also including a complete list of MOP’s and all four teams in the final four.

2020 Final Four location: Mercedes-Benz Stadium Atlanta, Georgia
2021 Final Four location: Lucas Oil Stadium Indianapolis, Indiana

Year Winner (Seed) Runner-Up (Seed) Score More Info
2019 Virginia (1) Texas Tech (3) 85-77 (OT)

MOP: Kyle Guy, Virginia
Other Final Four Teams: Auburn (5), Michigan State (2)
Final Four Location: U.S. Bank Stadium Minneapolis, Minnesota

2018 Villanova (1) Michigan (3) 74–54

MOP: Donte DiVincenzo, Nova
Other Final Four Teams: Kansas (1), Loyola-Chicago (11)
Final Four Location: Alamadome, San Antonio, TX

2017 North Carolina (1) Gonzaga (1) 71-65

MOP: Joel Berry II, NC
Other Final Four Teams: South Carolina (7), Oregon (3)
Final Four Location: University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, AZ

2016 Villanova (2) North Carolina (1) 77-74

MOP: Ryan Arcidiacono, Villanova
Other Final Four Teams: Oklahoma (2), Syracuse (10)
Final Four Location: NRG Stadium, Houston, TX

2015 Duke (1) Wisconsin (1) 68-63

MOP:Tyus Jones, Duke
Other Final Four Teams:Kentucky (1), Michigan State (7)
Final Four Location:Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana

2014 Connecticut (7) Kentucky (8) 60-54

MOP:Shabazz Napier, UConn
Other Final Four Teams:Florida (1), Wisconsin (2)
Final Four Location:AT&T Stadium Arlington, Texas

2013 Louisville (1) Michigan (4) 82-76

MOP:Luke Hancock, Louisville
Other Final Four Teams:Syracuse (4), Wichita State (9)
Final Four Location:Georgia Dome. Atlanta, Georgia

2012 Kentucky (1) Kansas (2) 67-59

MOP:Anthony Davis, Kentucky
Other Final Four Teams:Ohio State (2), Louisville (4)
Final Four Location:Louisiana Superdome. New Orleans, Louisiana

2011 Connecticut (3) Butler (8) 53-41

MOP:Kemba Walker, UConn
Other Final Four Teams:Kentucky (4), VCU (11)
Final Four Location:Reliant Stadium. Houston, Texas

2010 Duke (1) Butler (5) 61-59

MOP:Kyle Singler, Duke
Other Final Four Teams:West Virginia (2), Michigan State (5)
Final Four Location:Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana

2009 North Carolina (1) Michigan State (2) 89-72

MOP:Wayne Ellington, NC
Other Final Four Teams:Connecticut (1), Villanova (3)
Final Four Location:Ford field, Detroit Michigan

2008 Kansas (1) Memphis (1) 75-68 (OT)

MOP:Mario Chalmers, Kansas
Other Final Four Teams:North Carolina (1), UCLA (1)
Final Four Location:Alamadome, San Antonio

2007 Florida (1) Ohio State (1) 84-75

MOP:Corey Brewer, Florida
Other Final Four Teams:UCLA (2), Georgetown (2)
Final Four Location:Georgia Dome, Atlanta

2006 Florida (3) UCLA (1) 73-57

MOP:
Other Final Four Teams:
Final Four Location:

2005 North Carolina (1) Illinois (1) 75-70

MOP:Sean May, NC
Other Final Four Teams:Louisville (4), Michigan State (5)
Final Four Location:St. Louis, Mo

2004 Connecticut (2) Georgia Tech (3) 82-73

MOP:Emeka Okafor, UConn
Other Final Four Teams:Oklahoma State (2), Duke (1)
Final Four Location:Alamadome, San Antonio

2003 Syracuse (3) Kansas (2) 81-78

MOP:Carmelo Anthony, Syr
Other Final Four Teams:Texas (1), Marquette (3)
Final Four Location:Superdome, New Orleans

2002 Maryland (1) Indiana (5) 64-52

MOP:Juan Dixon, Maryland
Other Final Four Teams:Kansas (1), Oklahoma (2)
Final Four Location:Georgia Dome, Atlanta

2001 Duke (1) Arizona (2) 82-72

MOP:Shane Battier, Duke
Other Final Four Teams:Maryland (3), Michigan State (1)
Final Four Location:Metrodome, Minneapolis

2000 Michigan State (1) Florida (5) 89-76

MOP:Mateen Cleaves, Mich
Other Final Four Teams:North Carolina (8), Wisconsin (8)
Final Four Location:RCA Dome, Indianapolis

1999 Connecticut (1) Duke (1) 77-74

MOP:Richard Hamilton, UConn
Other Final Four Teams:Michigan State (1), Ohio State (4)
Final Four Location:Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Fla

1998 Kentucky (2) Utah (3) 78-69

MOP:Jeff Sheppard, Kent
Other Final Four Teams:North Carolina (1), Stanford (3)
Final Four Location:Alamadome, San Antonio

1997 Arizona (4) Kentucky (1) 84-79 (OT)

MOP:Miles Simon, Arz
Other Final Four Teams:North Carolina (1), Minnesota (1)
Final Four Location:RCA Dome, Indianapolis

1996 Kentucky (1) Syracuse (4) 76-67

MOP:Tony Delk, Kent
Other Final Four Teams:Massachusetts (1), Mississippi State (5)
Final Four Location:East Rutherford, N.J.

1995 UCLA (1) Arkansas (2) 89-78

MOP:Ed O’Bannon, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams: Oklahoma State (4), North Carolina (2)
Final Four Location:Kingdome, Seattle

1994 Arkansas (1) Duke (2) 76-72

MOP:Corliss Williamson, Ark
Other Final Four Teams:Florida (3), Arizona (2)
Final Four Location:Charlotte N.C. Coliseum

1993 North Carolina (1) Michigan (1) 77-71

MOP:Donald Williams, NC
Other Final Four Teams:Kansas (2), Kentucky (1)
Final Four Location:Superdome, New Orleans

1992 Duke (1) Michigan (6) 71-51

MOP:Bobby Hurley, Duke
Other Final Four Teams:Indiana (2), Cincinnati (4)
Final Four Location:Metrodome, Minneapolis

1991 Duke (2) Kansas (3) 72-65

MOP:Christian Laettner, Duke
Other Final Four Teams:North Carolina (1), UNLV (1)
Final Four Location:Hoosier Dome, Indianapolis

1990 UNLV (1) Duke (3) 103-73

MOP:Anderson Hunt, UNLV
Other Final Four Teams:Arkansas (4), Georgia Tech (4)
Final Four Location:McNichols Arena, Denver

1989 Michigan (3) Seton Hall (3) 80-79 (OT)

MOP:Glen Rice, Mich
Other Final Four Teams:Duke (2), Illinois (1)
Final Four Location:Kingdome, Seattle

1988 Kansas (6) Oklahoma (1) 83-79

MOP:Danny Manning, Kan
Other Final Four Teams:Duke (2), Arizona (1)
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1987 Indiana (1) Syracuse (2) 74-73

MOP:Keith Smart, Ind
Other Final Four Teams:Providence (6), UNLV (1)
Final Four Location:Superdome, New Orleans

1986 Louisville (2) Duke (1) 72-69

MOP:Pervis Ellison, Louisv
Other Final Four Teams:Kansas (1), LSU (11)
Final Four Location:Reunion Arena, Dallas

1985 Villanova (8) Georgetown (1) 66-64

MOP:Ed Pinckney, Nova
Other Final Four Teams:St John’s (1), Memphis State (2)
Final Four Location:Rupp Arena, Lexington, Ky

1984 Georgetown (1) Houston (2) 84-75

MOP:Patrick Ewing, Gtown
Other Final Four Teams:Virginia (7), Kentucky (1)
Final Four Location:Kingdome, Seattle

1983 NC State (6) Houston (1) 54-52

MOP:Akeem Olajuwon, Houston
Other Final Four Teams:Georgia (4), Louisville (1)
Final Four Location:The Pit, Albuquerque

1982 North Carolina (1) Georgetown (1) 63-62

MOP:James Worthy, NC
Other Final Four Teams:Houston (6), Louisville (3)
Final Four Location:Superdome, New Orleans

1981 Indiana (3) North Carolina (2) 63-50

MOP:Isiah Thomas, Ind
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Virginia (1), 4th: LSU (1)
Final Four Location:The Spectrum, Philadelphia

1980 Louisville (2) UCLA (8) 59-54

MOP:Darrell Griffith, Louisv
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Purdue (6), 4th: Iowa (5)
Final Four Location:Market Square Arena, Indianapolis

1979 Michigan St. (2) Indiana St. (1) 75-64

MOP:
Other Final Four Teams:
Final Four Location:

1978 Kentucky Duke 94-88

MOP:Jack Givens, Kent
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Arkansas, 4th: Notre Dame
Final Four Location:Checkerdome, St. Louis

1977 Marquette North Carolina 67-59

MOP:Butch Lee, Marq
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: UNLV, 4th: Charlotte
Final Four Location:The Omni, Atlanta

1976 Indiana Michigan 86-68

MOP:Kent Benson, Ind
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: UCLA, 4th: Rutgers
Final Four Location:The Spectrum, Philadelphia

1975 UCLA Kentucky 92-85

MOP:Richard Washington, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Louisville, 4th: Syracuse
Final Four Location:San Diego Sports Arena

1974 NC State Marquette 76-64

MOP:David Thompson, NC
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: UCLA, 4th: Kansas
Final Four Location:Greensboro N.C. Coliseum

1973 UCLA Memphis 87-66

MOP:Bill Walton, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Indiana, 4th: Providence
Final Four Location:St. Louis Arena

1972 UCLA Florida St. 81-76

MOP:Bill Walton, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: North Carolina, 4th: Louisville
Final Four Location:Los Angeles Sports Arena

1971 UCLA Villanova 68-62

MOP:Howard Porter, Nova
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Western Kentucky, 4th: Kansas
Final Four Location:Houston Astrodome

1970 UCLA Jacksonville 80-69

MOP:Sidney Wicks, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: New Mexico State, 4th: St. Bonaventure
Final Four Location:College Park, Md

1969 UCLA Purdue 92-72

MOP:Lew Alcindor, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Drake, 4th: North Carolina
Final Four Location:Freedom Hall, Louisville, Ky

1968 UCLA North Carolina 78-55

MOP:Lew Alcindor, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Ohio State, 4th: Houston
Final Four Location:Los Angeles Sports Arena

1967 UCLA Dayton 79-64

MOP:Lew Alcindor, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Houston, 4th: North Carolina
Final Four Location:Freedom Hall, Louisville, Ky

1966 UTEP Kentucky 72-65

MOP:Jerry Chambers, Utah
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Duke, 4th: Utah
Final Four Location:College Park, Md

1965 UCLA Michigan 91-80

MOP:Bill Bradley, Princeton
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Princeton, 4th: Wichita State
Final Four Location:Memorial Coliseum, Portland, Ore

1964 UCLA Duke 98-83

MOP:Walt Hazzard, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Michigan, 4th: Kansas State
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1963 Loyola Cincinnati 60-58 (OT)

MOP:Art Heyman, Duke
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Duke, 4th: Oregon State
Final Four Location:Freedom Hall, Louisville, Ky

1962 Cincinnati Ohio St. 71-59

MOP:Paul Hogue, Cinci
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Wake Forest, 4th: UCLA
Final Four Location:Freedom Hall, Louisville, Ky

1961 Cincinnati Ohio St. 70-65 (OT)

MOP:Jerry Lucas, Ohio St
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: St. Joseph’s, 4th: Utah
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1960 Ohio St. California 75-55

MOP:Jerry Lucas, Ohio St
Other Final Four Teams:3rd: Cincinnati, 4th: NYU
Final Four Location:Cow Palace, San Francisco

1959 California West Virginia 71-70

MOP:Jerry West, West Virg
Other Final Four Teams:Cincinnati, Louisville
Final Four Location:Freedom Hall, Louisville, Ky

1958 Kentucky Seattle 84-72

MOP:Elgin Baylor, Seattle
Other Final Four Teams:Cincinnati, Louisville
Final Four Location:Freedom Hall, Louisville, Ky

1957 North Carolina Kansas 54-53 (3 OT)

MOP:Wilt Chamberlain, Kansas
Other Final Four Teams:Michigan State, San Francisco
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1956 San Francisco Iowa 83-71

MOP:Hal Lear, Temple
Other Final Four Teams:SMU, Temple
Final Four Location:McGaw Hall, Evanston, Ill

1955 San Francisco La Salle 76-73

MOP:Bill Russell, SF
Other Final Four Teams:Colorado, Iowa
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1954 La Salle Bradley 92-76

MOP:
Other Final Four Teams:Penn State, USC
Final Four Location:

1953 Indiana Kansas 69-68

MOP:B.H. Born, Kansas
Other Final Four Teams:LSU, Washington
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1952 Kansas St. John’s 80-63

MOP:Clyde Lovellette, Kan
Other Final Four Teams:Illinois, Santa Clara
Final Four Location:Edmunson Pavilion, Seattle

1951 Kentucky Kansas St. 68-58

MOP:None Selected
Other Final Four Teams:Illinois, Oklahoma State
Final Four Location:Williams Arena, Minneapolis

1950 CCNY Bradley 71-68

MOP:Irwin Dambrot, CCNY
Other Final Four Teams:NC State, Baylor
Final Four Location:Madison Square Garden, New York

1949 Kentucky Oklahoma St. 46-36

MOP:Alex Groza, Kent
Other Final Four Teams:Illinois, Oregon State
Final Four Location:Edmunson Pavilion, Seattle

1948 Kentucky Baylor 58-42

MOP:Alex Groza, Kent
Other Final Four Teams:Holy Cross, Kansas State
Final Four Location:Madison Square Garden, New York

1947 Holy Cross Oklahoma 58-47

MOP:George Kaftan, Holy Cross
Other Final Four Teams:CCNY, Texas
Final Four Location:Madison Square Garden, New York

1946 Oklahoma State North Carolina 43-40

MOP:Bob Kurland, Okla
Other Final Four Teams:Ohio State, California
Final Four Location:Madison Square Garden, New York

1945 Oklahoma State NYU 49-45

MOP:Bob Kurland, Okla
Other Final Four Teams:Arkansas, Ohio State
Final Four Location:Madison Square Garden, New York

1944 Utah Dartmouth 42-40 (OT)

MOP:Arnie Ferrin, UCLA
Other Final Four Teams:Iowa State, Ohio State
Final Four Location:Madison Square Garden, New York

1943 Wyoming Georgetown 46-34

MOP:Kenny Sailors, Wyoming
Other Final Four Teams:DePaul, Texas
Final Four Location:Madison Square Garden, New York

1942 Stanford Dartmouth 53-38

MOP:Howie Dallmar, Stanford
Other Final Four Teams:Kentucky, Colorado
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1941 Wisconsin Washington St. 39-34

MOP:John Kotz, Wisc
Other Final Four Teams:Pittsburgh, Arkansas
Final Four Location:Kansas City, Mo

1940 Indiana Kansas 60-42

MOP:Marv Huffman, Indi
Other Final Four Teams:Duquesne, USC
Final Four Location:Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Mo

1939 Oregon Ohio St. 46-33

MOP:Jimmy Hull, Ohio St
Other Final Four Teams:Oklahoma, Villanova
Final Four Location:Patten Gym, Evanston, Ill

Wait is there more to this story

http://CollegeBasketball.gameday.blog