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.
Teams that are on the verge of being in or out of the NCAA tournament.
NORTH CAROLINA TARHEELS - 100
The original NCAA Division 1 College Basketball Tournament 1939 field consisted of 8 teams.
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament went to 64 teams in 1985.
There are 336 teams in men's college basketball.
The University of Maryland Terrapins are Maryland's only NCAA basketball team. The Terrapins are a men's college level basketball team, and are currently ranked among the top 25 teams nationwide.