1969 National Invitation Tournament

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1969 National Invitation Tournament
Teams 16
Finals site Madison Square Garden
New York City
Champions Temple (2nd title)
Runner-up Boston College (1st title game)
Semifinalists Tennessee (1st semifinal)
Army (4th semifinal)
Winning coach Harry Litwack (1st title)
MVP Terry Driscoll Boston College
National Invitation Tournaments
«1968 1970»

The 1969 National Invitation Tournament was the 1969 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
Boston College
Florida
Fordham
Kansas
Louisville
Ohio
Rutgers
Saint Peter's
South Carolina
Southern Illinois
Temple
Tennessee
Tulsa
West Texas State
Wyoming

Brackets/Results[edit]

Below is the tournament bracket.[1]

First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                       
Temple 82
Florida 66
Temple 94
Saint Peter's 78
Saint Peter's 75
Tulsa 71
Temple 63
Tennessee 58
Ohio 82
West Texas State 80
Ohio 64
Tennessee 75
Tennessee 67
Rutgers 51
Temple 89
Boston College 76
Army 51
Wyoming 49
Army 59
South Carolina 45
South Carolina 72
Southern Illinois 63
Army 61
Boston College 73
Boston College 78
Kansas 62
Boston College 88
Louisville 83
Louisville 73
Fordham 70
  • Third Place - Tennessee 64, Army 52

References[edit]

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