North Carolina (119-45)

Bill Lange 1941 — lost to Pittsburgh 26-20; lost to Dartmouth 60-59. Ben Carnevale 1946 — beat NYU 57-49; beat Ohio State 60-57, OT; lost to…

Kentucky (125-50)

Adolph Rupp 1942 — beat Illinois 46-44; lost to Dartmouth 47-28. Final Four. 1945 — lost to Ohio State 45-37; beat Tufts 66-56. 1948 — beat …

UCLA (106-40)

John Wooden 1950 — lost to Bradley 73-59; lost to BYU 83-62. 1952 — lost to Santa Clara 68-59; lost to Oklahoma City 55-53. 1956 — lost to S…

West Virginia (29-27)

Fred Schaus 1955 — lost to La Salle 95-61. 1956 — lost to Dartmouth 61-59, OT. 1957 — lost to Canisius 64-56. 1958 — lost to Manhattan 89-84…

Wisconsin (38-21)

Bud Foster 1941 — beat Dartmouth 51-50; beat Pittsburgh 36-30; beat Washington State 39-34. NCAA champion. 1947 — lost to CCNY 70-56; beat N…

Xavier (26-26)

Jim McCafferty 1961 — lost to Morehead State 71-66. Bob Staak 1983 — lost to Alcorn State 81-75. Pete Gillen 1986 — lost to Alabama 97-80. 1…