In 1985, Villanova was a #8 seed when it won the championship.
A number 8 seed has advanced to the championship game twice: UCLA in 1980 and Villanova in 1985. Villanova won the championship in 1985.
UCLA beat Villanova 68-62 in 1971.
Villanova has won 1 College Basketball Championship and it took place back in 1985 defeating the Georgetown Hoyas.
The Villanova Wildcats won the NCAA tournament championship as a #6 seed.
Villanova, North Carolina State
There has been two number eight seeds (the lowest seeds) to make it to the title game: * UCLA in 1980 and *Villanova in 1985 Villanova won the national championship that year
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Villanova as a #8 seed in 1985 and won the championship game that year
In 1985 Villanova won a national championship as an 8 seed beating Georgetown the highest seed ever to win a national championship
no. 8 Villanova beat Georgetown in 1985 UCLA made the championship game in 1980 as an 8 seed, but lost to Louisville.