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NCAA and NIT Rankings

VUSports breaks down where Villanova ranks nationally in terms of post-season performance over the years ...

NCAA Tournament Appearances:

School

NCAA Apps

1

Kentucky

57

2

North Carolina

48

UCLA

48

4

Kansas

46

5

Louisville

42

6

Duke

41

7

Indiana

39

8

Syracuse

38

9

Villanova

37

10

Notre Dame

36

11

Arizona

34

12

Connecticut

33

Texas

33

NCAA Tournament Wins:

School

NCAA Wins

1

Kentucky

126

2

North Carolina

123

3

Duke

108

4

UCLA

106

5

Kansas

103

6

Louisville

76

7

Indiana

66

8

Syracuse

65

9

Michigan State

64

10

Connecticut

59

11

Villanova

58

12

Arizona

56

13

Ohio State

55

14

Michigan

54

NCAA Tournament Winning Percentage (35+ Wins):

School

NCAA Win Pct

1

Duke

0.750

2

North Carolina

0.728

UCLA

0.721

4

Florida

0.714

5

Kentucky

0.712

6

Kansas

0.696

7

Michigan State

0.681

8

Michigan

0.675

9

Connecticut

0.663

10

Indiana

0.660

11

Ohio State

0.647

12

Louisville

0.639

13

Wisconsin

0.633

14

Syracuse

0.631

15

Arizona

0.629

16

Georgetown

0.618

17

Villanova

0.617

18

Maryland

0.612

19

Cincinnati

0.600

NCAA Tournament Championships:

School

NCAA Titles

1

UCLA

11

2

Kentucky

8

3

North Carolina

6

4

Duke

5

Indiana

5

6

Connecticut

4

7

Kansas

3

Louisville

3

9

Villanova

2

Florida

2

San Francisco

2

NC State

2

Cincinnati

2

OK State

2

Michigan St.

2

16

CCNY

1

Ohio State

1

Stanford

1

Loyola Chicago

1

Maryland

1

Arizona

1

Wisconsin

1

Georgetown

1

Syracuse

1

Michigan

1

UNLV

1

California

1

Arkansas

1

Marquette

1

Oregon

1

Utah

1

LaSalle

1

Holy Cross

1

UTEP

1

Wyoming

1

NCAA Final Four Appearances:

School

4 or better

1

North Carolina

20

2

UCLA

18

3

Kentucky

17

4

Duke

16

5

Kansas

14

6

Ohio State

11

7

Louisville

10

8

Michigan State

9

9

Indiana

8

10

Michigan

7

11

OK State

6

Syracuse

6

Arkansas

6

Cincinnati

6

15

Villanova

5

Connecticut

5

Oklahoma

5

Illinois

5

Georgetown

5

Florida

5

Houston

5

22

Kansas State

4

Arizona

4

Utah

4

Wisconsin

4

LSU

4

UNLV

4

NCAA Elite Eight or Better Finishes:

School

8 or better finishes

1

Kentucky

37

2

North Carolina

28

3

Kansas

23

4

UCLA

22

5

Duke

20

6

Ohio State

15

7

Louisville

14

8

Villanova

13

Michigan State

13

Michigan

13

11

Kansas State

12

12

Indiana

11

Arizona

11

Connecticut

11

OK State

11

16

Syracuse

10

NCAA Sweet Sixteen or Better Finishes:

School

16 or better finishes

1

Kentucky

47

2

North Carolina

35

UCLA

35

4

Kansas

32

5

Duke

29

6

Louisville

28

7

Indiana

23

8

Syracuse

22

9

Ohio State

20

10

Villanova

19

Michigan St

19

Arizona

19

13

Connecticut

18

Utah

18

15

Kansas State

17

Notre Dame

17

17

Marquette

16

NIT Appearances:

School

NIT Apps

1

St Johns

30

2

Dayton

24

3

Bradley

21

4

New Mexico

19

Providence

19

6

Manhattan

18

Saint Louis

18

Temple

18

9

Villanova

17

Memphis

17

Nebraska

17

Seton Hall

17

Duquesne

17

14

DePaul

16

Fordham

16

St Bonaventure

16

St Josephs

16

West Virginia

16

Clemson

16

NIT Wins:

School

NIT Wins

1

St Johns

45

2

Dayton

38

3

Minnesota

33

4

Providence

32

5

Bradley

26

Notre Dame

26

7

Michigan

25

8

Villanova

24

Alabama

24

10

Nebraska

23

Virginia Tech

23

12

Temple

22

South Carolina

22

Penn State

22

15

West Virginia

21

Marquette

21

17

Vanderbilt

20

Purdue

20

19

Saint Louis

19

Ohio State

19

NIT Championships:

School

NIT Titles

1

St Johns

6

2

Bradley

4

3

Michigan

3

Stanford

3

Minnesota

3

Dayton

3

7

Kentucky

2

Ohio State

2

Virginia Tech

2

Virginia

2

South Carolina

2

Providence

2

Temple

2

West Virginia

2

Tulsa

2

BYU

2

LIU

2

18

Villanova

1

North Carolina

1

Indiana

1

Connecticut

1

Louisville

1

San Francisco

1

CCNY

1

Maryland

1

UCLA

1

California

1

Marquette

1

Utah

1

LaSalle

1

Holy Cross

1

Purdue

1

Penn State

1

Wake Forest

1

Baylor

1

Xavier

1

Memphis

1

Vanderbilt

1

Fresno St

1

Texas

1

Nebraska

1

Wichita St

1

St Bonaventure

1

Saint Louis

1

Colorado

1

DePaul

1

Seton Hall

1

Southern Illinois

1

Duquesne

1

Southern Miss

1

Princeton

1

George Washington

1

TCU

1

Combined Postseason Appearances:

School

CPS Apps

1

Kentucky

66

2

St Johns

59

3

Louisville

56

4

Villanova

54

North Carolina

54

6

Syracuse

51

7

Temple

50

8

UCLA

50

Combined Postseason Wins:

School

CPS Wins

1

Kentucky

139

2

North Carolina

135

3

Duke

113

4

UCLA

111

5

Kansas

106

6

Louisville

90

7

Villanova

82

8

Michigan

79

9

Syracuse

76

10

Connecticut

74

Indiana

74

Ohio State

74

Combined Postseason Winning Percentage:

School

CPS Win Pct

1

Duke

0.732

2

North Carolina

0.726

3

UCLA

0.725

4

Kentucky

0.706

5

Michigan

0.705

6

Kansas

0.693

7

Indiana

0.661

Ohio State

0.661

9

Michigan State

0.660

10

Florida

0.652

11

Connecticut

0.638

12

Maryland

0.629

13

Purdue

0.613

14

Louisville

0.612

15

Villanova

0.607

16

Arizona

0.602

Combined Postseason Titles:

School

NCAA Titles

NIT Titles

CP Titles

1

UCLA

11

1

12

2

Kentucky

8

2

10

3

North Carolina

6

1

7

4

Indiana

5

1

6

St Johns

0

6

6

6

Duke

5

0

5

Connecticut

4

1

5

8

Louisville

3

1

4

Michigan

1

3

4

Stanford

1

3

4

Bradley

0

4

4

12

Kansas

3

0

3

Villanova

2

1

3

San Francisco

2

1

3

Ohio State

1

2

3

Minnesota

0

3

3

Dayton

0

3

3

17

Michigan State

2

0

2

Florida

2

0

2

NC State

2

0

2

Cincinnati

2

0

2

OK State

2

0

2

Maryland

1

1

2

CCNY

1

1

2

California

1

1

2

Marquette

1

1

2

Utah

1

1

2

LaSalle

1

1

2

Holy Cross

1

1

2

Virginia Tech

0

2

2

Virginia

0

2

2

South Carolina

0

2

2

Providence

0

2

2

Temple

0

2

2

West Virginia

0

2

2

Tulsa

0

2

2

BYU

0

2

2

LIU

0

2

2

Records not adjusted for following:

Vacated NCAA Games:

Alabama 2-1 (1987)

Arizona 0-1 (1999)

Austin Peay 1-2 (1973)

California 0-1 (1996)

Clemson 2-1 (1990)

UConn 2-1 (1996)

DePaul 6-4 (1986, 1987, 1988, 1989)

Florida 3-2 (1987, 1988)

Fresno St. 0-1 (2000)

Georgia 2-2 (1985, 2002)

Iona 1-1 (1980)

Kentucky 2-1 (1988)

Long Beach St. 6-3 (1971, 1972, 1973)

La.-Lafayette 3-5 (1972, 1973, 2004, 2005)

Loyola Marymount 0-1 (1980)

Marshall 0-1 (1987)

Maryland 1-1 (1988)

Massachusetts 4-1 (1996)

Memphis 14-6 (1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 2008)

Michigan 7-3 (1992, 1993, 1996, 1998)

Minnesota 6-4 (1972, 1994, 1995, 1997)

Missouri 3-1 (1994)

New Mexico St. 3-3 (1992, 1993, 1994)

NC State 0-2 (1987, 1988)

North Carolina TBD - pending "NCAA Investigation" of ineligible athletes during 2000s (including 2005, 2009 Titles)

Ohio St. 6-4 (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002)

Oregon St. 2-3 (1980, 1981, 1982)

Purdue 1-1 (1996)

St. John’s 0-1 (2002)

St. Joe’s (PA) 3-1 (1961)

USC 0-1 (2008)

Syracuse 4-0 (2011, 2012)

Texas Tech 2-1 (1996)

UCLA 5-2 (1980, 1999) and incomplete NCAA investigation of Sam Gilbert during Wooden era

Villanova 4-1 (1971)

Western Kentucky 4-1 (1971)

Vacated NIT Games:

Florida St 2 wins (2007)

Minnesota 6-1 (1996, 1998)

Southern Miss 4-0 (2013, 2014)


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