Forty-eight years after the men’s basketball team won the NCAA championship in 1966, UTEP remains the only university in Texas to have a NCAA championship trophy for men’s basketball.
How many Texas teams have won the NCAA basketball championship?
As of the end of the 2019–20 season, Texas ranks sixth among all Division I men’s basketball programs for total NCAA Tournament games won without having won the national championship (35), trailing Kansas State (37), Notre Dame (38), Illinois (40), Oklahoma (42), and Purdue (42).
Has Texas ever won a national championship?
Their home games are played at Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas.
|Texas Longhorns football|
|Claimed national titles||4 (1963, 1969, 1970, 2005)|
|Unclaimed national titles||5 (1914, 1941, 1968, 1977, 1981)|
How many national championships did Texas Western win?
The team won the national championship in 1966, becoming the first team with an all-black starting lineup to do so. The Miners only lost one game, a road loss to Seattle by two points. They won their games by an average of 15.2 points.
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
Who won March Madness 2020?
Here are the programs which have won the NCAA men’s basketball championship:
|2020||Canceled due to Covid-19||—|
|2019||Virginia (35-3)||85-77 (OT)|
|2017||North Carolina (33-7)||71-65|
What was the last undefeated college basketball team?
Five teams have finished the regular season undefeated since 1976 — with the most recent being Wichita State in 2014, Kentucky in 2015 and Gonzaga in 2021. Two of those teams — 1991 UNLV and 2015 Kentucky lost in the Final Four.
Undefeated national champions since 1939:
What conference has won the most NCAA basketball championships?
|Conference||Championships (since 1985)||Years|
|ACC||10||1991, 1992, 1993, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2009, 2010, 2015, 2017|
|Big East||8||1985, 1999, 2003, 2004, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2018,|
|SEC||6||1994, 1996, 1998, 2006, 2007, 2012|
|Big Ten||3||1987, 1989, 2000|
Has Texas ever beat Alabama?
In a total of nine matchups, Texas has only lost once. In the 2010 BCS Championship Game, Alabama won 37-21. Texas’ last victory was in the 1982 Cotton Bowl, a game they won just 14-12. Six of the nine games in the series have been bowl games, including a 3-3 tie in the Bluebonnet Bowl in 1960.
How many national championships does Texas have in all sports?
Over the years, Longhorn sports teams have won 56 total national championships, 47 of which are NCAA National Championships.
|Men’s sports||Women’s sports|