If "this year" is 2013, then the answer is that 62% of the 50 states were represented by teams in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. That also happens to be the samepercentage as 2012.
49 out of the 50 states are represented in NCAA Division I Men's Basketball (Alaska is not). Of those 49 states, 18 were not represented in the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament. They are listed below.ArizonaArkansasDelawareGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisLouisianaMaineMinnesotaNew HampshireNew JerseyNorth DakotaOklahomaOregonRhode IslandSouth CarolinaWyoming
There were no schools from New Jersey represented in the 2012 NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Five states are tied for that distinction. At the beginning of the tournament, the following states had four teams each in the tournament. Of those five states, two, Kentucky and Ohio, had teams make it to the Final Four.CaliforniaKentuckyNew YorkNorth CarolinaOhio
There is no winning streak in the tournament as Ky the 2012 champion did not make the tournament this year.
Wichita State is in the Missouri Valley Conference. They were listed as being in the South Regional in the 2012 NCAA tournament.
Prior to 2012, 40 times.
In 2012, Kentucky won its 8th title in the NCAA men's basketball tournament known as "March Madness."
Yes. Vermont was a #16 seed. They were defeated in the first round by North Carolina.
There is no "2012 open tennis tournament".
Tournament of Nerds - 2012 was released on: USA: 1 July 2012