There were 53 teams in the 1984 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship (5 play-in games before the tournament).
A total of 8 teams played in the 1939 NCAA basketball tournament. Oregon won the NCAA national championship that year.
In 2000 there were 64 teams that played in the Division I basketball tournament.
The 2012 NCAA men's basketball tournament included teams from 31 states and the District of Columbia.
The 2013 NCAA men's basketball tournament included teams from 31 states and the District of Columbia.
The original NCAA Division 1 College Basketball Tournament 1939 field consisted of 8 teams.
There were no schools from New Jersey represented in the 2012 NCAA men's basketball tournament.
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There WERE 65 teams in the NCAA tournament March, 2011 there are 68 teams.