At the start of the 2009-2010 season, Illinois stands as the team with the most tournament wins without a championship at 38 wins.
Which mens basketball team has made the most NCAA tournament appearances without winning a championship?Notre Dame
The most recent team to win a championship and not return to the tournament was last year's champions, the UNC Tar Heels. UNC won the national championship over MSU last year. This year UNC did not make the NCAA March Madness tournament everyone knows and loves but did make it into the NIT tournament.
John Wooden from UCLA with 10.
Brigham Young University has made 22 NCAA Tournament appearances without advancing to the final four. This is as of the end of the 2007 season.
Before Syracuse won its first title in 2003, they had already been to the tournament 27 times.
Mens Basketball=UCLA has won 11 titles. Kentucky has won 7.==Kentucky has the most total wins in NCAA tournament games at 97. NCAA vacated 2-1 tournament record (1988). Actual number of wins is 99.=
Kentucky has the most NCAA Tournament victories with 98.
NCAA Basketball Tournament Most Outstanding Player was created in 1939.
Illinois has the most Tournament victories without a title. They currently sit 17th on the all-tme list with 38 tournament victories. Although, while they have not won an NCAA Title, they were awarded the Helms Foundation National Champioship in 1915.
UCLA has won the most NCAA tournament championships having won 11. University of Kentucky is second on the list with 8 wins in the tournament.
The University of Kentucky last won the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship in 1998. Tubby Smith was the head coach and the tournament's Most Outstanding Player was Jeff Sheppard.
UCLA has won the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship 11 times: 1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975 and 1995.
The team that Villanova played the most in the NCAA tournament in 2014 was Cincinnati.
i am not sure of the amount but West Virginia has the most wins without a National Championship. I heard that during their bowl game last year. It is in the 600s
The University of Kentucky. As of 2008, they have appeared in the NCAA tournament 50 times.
That depends on what you mean by NCAA. The Wisconsin Badgers have been to the NCAA Tournament 18 times. Their most recent appearance was in the Sweet Sixteen in 2012. The Badgers have not won the NCAA Tournament since 1941.
Loaded question...here is where statistics can be used to prove anything. Per game average? NFL. Total viewers? NCAA basketball...there are more games.