Teams that are on the verge of being in or out of the NCAA tournament.
NORTH CAROLINA TARHEELS - 100
Texas had the most this year
The original NCAA Division 1 College Basketball Tournament 1939 field consisted of 8 teams.
There are currently 347 teams in NCAA Division 1 Basketball.
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament went to 64 teams in 1985.
NCAA Division 1 Basketball teams
Over the years the NCAA tournament has expanded to include more and more teams. Today, the total number of teams that make the tournament stands at 68.
The University of Maryland Terrapins are Maryland's only NCAA basketball team. The Terrapins are a men's college level basketball team, and are currently ranked among the top 25 teams nationwide.
The Florida Gators basketball team has the highest GPA. The next four are Kentucky, Rollins, Yale, and Harvard. These are the top 5 GPA NCAA basketball teams.
"There are several colleges that are part of the NCAA but not all of them participate in NCAA basketball. The ones I did find was Berry college, Emory University, Covenant College, Lagrange COllege, Oglethorpe University, Piedmont college, Augusta State College, Valdosta State College, Georgia College & State University, Georgia State College, and Clark Altlanta University."
There were 53 teams in the 1984 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship (5 play-in games before the tournament).
Ratings Percentage IndexThe Rating Percentage Index (RPI) has been used by the NCAA since 1981 to supplement the selection of at-large teams and the seeding of all teams for the NCAA basketball tournament.Ratings percentage index