1968 National Invitation Tournament

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1968 National Invitation Tournament
Teams 16
Finals site Madison Square Garden
New York City
Champions Dayton (2nd title)
Runner-up Kansas (1st title game)
Semifinalists Notre Dame (1st semifinal)
Saint Peter's (1st semifinal)
Winning coach Don Donoher (1st title)
MVP Don May Dayton
National Invitation Tournaments
«1967 1969»

The 1968 National Invitation Tournament was the 1968 edition of the annual NCAA college basketball competition.

Selected teams[edit]

Below is a list of the 16 teams selected for the tournament.[1]

Participants
Army
Bradley
Dayton
Duke
Duquesne
Fordham
Kansas
Long Island
Marshall
Notre Dame
Oklahoma City
Saint Peter's
Temple
Villanova
West Virginia
Wyoming

Brackets/Results[edit]

Below is the tournament bracket.[1]

First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                       
Villanova 77
Wyoming 66
Villanova 49
Kansas 55
Kansas 82
Temple 76
Kansas 58
Saint Peter's 46
Saint Peter's 102
Marshall 93
Saint Peter's 100
Duke 71
Duke 97
Oklahoma City 81
Kansas 48
Dayton 61
Dayton 87
West Virginia 68
Dayton 61
Fordham 60
Fordham 69
Duquesne 60
Dayton 76
Notre Dame 74
Notre Dame 62
Army 58
Notre Dame 62
Long Island 60
Long Island 80
Bradley 77
  • Third Place - Notre Dame 81, Saint Peter's 78

References[edit]

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