#1 seeded Kansas defeated Kentucky in the second round of the 2007 NCAA Tournament, by a score of 88-76.
They finished second in their group in the group stages, which qualified them for the second round. They were knocked out of the tournament in the second round by Spain.
Yes. They qualified for the finals tournament and played in the tournament. They topped their group in the group stage, but were knocked out by Ghana in the second round.
They were knocked out in the first round.
Only in the Women's tournament. It has never happened in the mens tournament. I believe that Stanford was the number one seed at the time, but I cannot remember whom upset them
Fireman Jim Flynn knocked out Dempsey in the first round in Feb 1917, but this fight may or may not have been a fix, as Dempsey knocked him out in the 1st round 12 months later.
Hector Mercedes was knocked out in the first round in 1985.
UNC lost to Weber State, 76-74, in the first round of the 1999 NCAA tournament.
As of now, there are 65 teams in the tournament. Two teams (generally considered to be the worst in the tournament) play an "opening round" game. The winner gets the fourth 16 seed in the first round of the tournament.
No Italy were knocked out in the first round only.