The last time the Duke Men's team was in the NIT was 1981(Purdue 81, Duke 69 - last NIT game) and (Duke 75, Alabama 70 - last NIT win.)
No. Excluding the ACC Tournament, they have met one time in the postseason, and it was in the semifinals of the 1971 NIT. North Carolina won 73-69.
Duke Blue Devils in 2005
No, Kentucky did not play in the NCAA tournament last year. They played in the NIT.
there are 32 teams in the NIT tournament
The NCAA Tournament and The NIT tournament
National Invitation Tournament.
Kentucky was in the NIT last in 2009. They lost to Notre Dame by 10 points in the quarterfinals.
St. John's has won the tournament 6 times.
Non Important Teams. NIT. Teams such as the University of Michigan attend this tournament if they're lucky. It's the little brother of the big dance (NCAA Tournament every March)