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*A number of U.S. colleges start playing the game between 1893 and 1895.

*1934 was when the first college game was played.

*It was staged in New York City's Madison Square Garden.

*By the 1950s Basketball became a major college sport.

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NCAA and the NIT started in 1949 and Kentucky won that year.

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The first game of basketball was played on December 21st, 1891.

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