1941 - Wisconsin 39 Washington State 34 would be the lowest according the Wikipedia. But under the new tournament system, you just witness the lowest score: Huskies 53 : 41 Bulldogs
The Final Four is present in college basketball. The March madness tournament consists of 65 teams then gets down to 64 teams, then to 32 then to 16 then to 8 then to 4. Those last four teams are considered the final four and are in the semi finals for the title of national champion of college basketball for that year. This year the final four is going to be played in Detroit, and while march madness is going on, soon enough there will be only four teams left, known as the final four.
This year's (2008) Men's NCAA college basketball Final Four is being held at: San Antonio, Texas.
From 1979 - 2010, 54 no 1 seeds have made the final four. That's 42.2%
As the name suggests, there are 4 teams and therefore 2 games in the Final Four. The winner of those 2 games then play for the championship.
In 2006, George Mason made it as a #11 seed. This is not necessarily the lowest seed of all time to make it to the final four.
In 2008 this was the first time in the history og Men's NCAA basketball tournment were all four number seeds have had it to the final four. In 2008 for the first time in history of the Men's NCAA basketball tournament all four number one seeds reached the NCAA final four.
The lowest seeded team to make it all the way to the Final Four in the NCAA basketball tournament was an 11 seed and it happened four times:11 seeded LSU in 198611 seeded George Mason in 200611 seeded VCU in 201111 seeded Wichita State in 2013
George Mason was the 11th seed in 2006 and made it all the way to the Final Four. I don't know if that's the lowest seeded team to make it to the Elite Eight or Final Four though.http://a.espncdn.com/ncaatourney/brackets/2006Bracket.pdf
#8 Butler vs #11 VCU 2011
Three 11-seeds have made the Final Four in the modern era of the tournament: Louisiana State University (LSU) in 1986, George Mason in 2006, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in 2011.
For the first time in NCAA history, all number one seeds advanced to the Final Four: * Kansas * Memphis * UCLA * North Carolina
11 seed george mason and 11 sed LSU
Lowest four-digit number: 1000 Highest four-digit number: 9999
Four tenths in lowest terms is 2/5 or two fifths.