1974 National Invitation Tournament

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1974 National Invitation Tournament
Teams 16
Finals site Madison Square Garden
New York City
Champions Purdue (1st title)
Runner-up Utah (2nd title game)
Semifinalists Boston College (2nd semifinal)
Jacksonville (2nd semifinal)
Winning coach Fred Schaus (1st title)
MVP Mike Sojourner Utah
National Invitation Tournaments
«1973 1975»

The 1974 National Invitation Tournament was the 1974 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
Boston College
Cincinnati
Connecticut
Fairfield
Hawaii
Jacksonville
Manhattan
Maryland-Eastern Shore
Massachusetts
Memphis
North Carolina
Purdue
Rutgers
St. John's
Seton Hall
Utah

Brackets/Results[edit]

Below is the tournament bracket.[1]

First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                       
Md.-Eastern Shore 84
Manhattan 81
Md.-Eastern Shore 83
Jacksonville 85
Jacksonville 73
Massachusetts 69
Jacksonville 63
Purdue 78
Hawaii 66
Fairfield 65
Hawaii 72
Purdue 85
Purdue 82
North Carolina 71
Purdue 87
Utah 81
Memphis 73
Seton Hall 72
Memphis 78
Utah 92
Utah 102
Rutgers 89
Utah 117
Boston College 93
Connecticut 82
St. John's 70
Connecticut 75
Boston College 76
Boston College 63
Cincinnati 62
  • Third Place - Boston College 87, Jacksonville 77

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Tournament Results (1970's) at nit.org, URL accessed November 7, 2009. Archived 11/7/09