Not in Men's NCAA Basketball
Yes, in 1941
The finals of the 1939 NCAA Division I basketball championship, the first ever, was played at Patten Gymnasium in Evanston, Illinois which was home to the Northwestern University basketball team.
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No, They have only made it to the Elite Eight.
No i dont thank there has ever been
Yes; in the 1950-60s, the Illini won in basketball.
No, but we are the first with 2000 wins!
Butler University will play in its first NCAA basketball championship on April 5, 2010 against Duke University.
No. Their best finish was runner up in 1951 when they lost in the championship game to Kentucky, 68-58.