All D-I teams are eligible for the NCAA tourney, but only the top 65 get an invite. The NIT has thirty two. The CBI (College Basketball Invitational) has 16. Finally, a new tourment was added this year sponcered by CollegeInsider.com, will feature another 16 teams. Thusly, 129 teams are allowed to enter a post-season tournament.
Teams that are on the verge of being in or out of the NCAA tournament.
The original NCAA Division 1 College Basketball Tournament 1939 field consisted of 8 teams.
Texas had the most this year
The last 16 teams in the tournament to decide the championship.
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament went to 64 teams in 1985.
Over the years the NCAA tournament has expanded to include more and more teams. Today, the total number of teams that make the tournament stands at 68.
NORTH CAROLINA TARHEELS - 100
There were 53 teams in the 1984 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship (5 play-in games before the tournament).
There are 336 teams in men's college basketball.
How many college basketball teams played in 1939
In 2000 there were 64 teams that played in the Division I basketball tournament.
College basketball team. The top 65 teams participate in the NCAA tournament. The NIT tournament is also played during March Madness.
there are 460 womens college basketball teams
http://espn.go.com/mens-college-basketball/teams ... It's a list of all College Teams of all divisions
A total of 8 teams played in the 1939 NCAA basketball tournament. Oregon won the NCAA national championship that year.
Currently there are 265 Division II college basketball teams.
there are 32 teams in the NIT tournament
The "Final Four" are the four teams that win the regional championships in the NCAA basketball tournament, thus becoming the final four teams in the tournament.
17 teams have gone undefeated in the regular season and of those only 1 (Indiana in 1976) has gone on to win the National Championship.