Villanova (#8) in 1985
8 Villanova over Georgetown
The Michigan Wolverines defeated Seton Hall to win the 1989 NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Yes in 1989.
The "home" team position is granted to the higher-seeded team.
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
Michigan State defeated Indiana State, 75-64, to win the 1979 NCAA basketball tournament.
Twice, in 1979 and 2000.
Michigan State Vs Louisville in the 2012 mens NCAA tournament. Michigan State scored only 44 points as the lower seed Louisville Cardinals ousted the number 1 seeded Spartans.
The Kentucky Wildcats won the NCAA basketball tournament in 1948.
Three. 1976, 1998, 2004.
In the 2013 NCAA men's basketball tournament, the Commonwealth of Kentucky was represented by two teams: the top-seeded University of Louisville and Western Kentucky University, which was the 16th seed in the South Region.