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Kentucky has won eight NCAA championships: 1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, and 2012.

Kentucky was also awarded the Helms National Championship in 1933. (The first NCAA tournament was played in 1939.)

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The Kentucky Wildcats men's Basketball team has made it to the Final Four and won their game to move on to the National Championship game 11 times. Three of those National Championship games were lost while the other eight were won.

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