The "Final Four" are the four teams that win the regional championships in the NCAA basketball tournament, thus becoming the final four teams in the tournament.
By making to the last four teams in the NCAA March Madness tournament
The Final Four are the last standing teams of March Madness in either NBA or NCAA basketball. There are two final games involving the Final Four, two games involving two of the Final Four teams. The two teams that win each of the Final Four games move on to the National Championship, the final game of the season (for NCAA).
The Final Four teams in the 2008 NCAA March Madness tournament were UCLA, Memphis, Kansas, and North Carolina. Kansas went on to win the tournament.
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The 2010 Final Four were Connecticut, Butler, Kentucky and Virginia Commonwealth.
For the first time in NCAA history, all number one seeds advanced to the Final Four: * Kansas * Memphis * UCLA * North Carolina
Florida, Ohio State, UCLA and Georgetown.