1967 National Invitation Tournament

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1967 National Invitation Tournament
Teams 14
Finals site Madison Square Garden
New York City
Champions Southern Illinois (1st title)
Runner-up Marquette (1st title game)
Semifinalists Rutgers (1st semifinal)
Marshall (1st semifinal)
Winning coach Jack Hartman (1st title)
MVP Walt Frazier Southern Illinois
National Invitation Tournaments
«1966 1968»

The 1967 National Invitation Tournament was the 1967 edition of the annual NCAA college basketball competition.

Selected teams[edit]

Below is a list of the 14 teams selected for the tournament.[1]

Participants
Duke
Marquette
Marshall
Memphis
Nebraska
New Mexico
Providence
Rutgers
Saint Peter's
Southern Illinois
Syracuse
Tulsa
Utah State
Villanova

Brackets/Results[edit]

Below is the tournament bracket.[1]

  First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                     
 Southern Illinois 103  
 Saint Peter's 58  
   Southern Illinois 72  
     Duke 63  
      
        
   Southern Illinois 79  
   Rutgers 70  
 New Mexico 66  
 Syracuse 64  
   New Mexico 60
     Rutgers 65  
 Rutgers 78
 Utah State 76  
   Southern Illinois 71
   Marquette 56
 Marshall 70  
 Villanova 68  
   Marshall 119
     Nebraska 88  
      
        
   Marshall 78
   Marquette 83  
 Marquette 64  
 Tulsa 60  
   Marquette 81
     Providence 80  
 Providence 77
 Memphis 68  
  • Third Place - Rutgers 93, Marshall 76

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Tournament Results (1960's) at nit.org, URL accessed December 8, 2009. Archived 11/7/09