No. Illinois has been to four Final Fours ( 1949-51-52-89 ) but never won the championship.
actually Illinois has been to 5 final fours, last one 2005
Yes, Illinois won a NCAA Championship in 1915, going 16-0. This was pre-tournament, so the Helms Foundation determined the NCAA champion back then. The NCAA was founded in 1906.
NO. Illinois has won a NATIONAL Championship, but not an NCAA Championship. The Helms awarded titles years later. For example, UNC has won 5 National titles (1924, 1957, 1982, 1993, 2005) but only 4 of them are NCAA Championships. The title in 1924 was awarded by the Helms Foundation, much like the Illini's title in 1915.
No, Illinois has never won the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.
Yes, in 1941
The team that won the NCAA Championship was the Florida Gators.
Not in Men's NCAA Basketball
2004 was the last time Connecticut won the NCAA championship
North Carolina beat Illinois 75-70 to win their 4th Men's Basketball Championship
CCNY, led by Irwin Dambrot, won both the NIT and NCAA tournaments in 1950.