1975 National Invitation Tournament

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1975 National Invitation Tournament
Teams 16
Finals site Madison Square Garden
New York City
Champions Princeton (1st title)
Runner-up Providence (4th title game)
Semifinalists Oregon (1st semifinal)
St. John's (14th semifinal)
Winning coach Pete Carril (1st title)
MVP Ron Lee Oregon
National Invitation Tournaments
«1974 1976»

The 1975 National Invitation Tournament was the 1975 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
Clemson
Connecticut
Holy Cross
Lafayette
Manhattan
Massachusetts
Memphis
Oral Roberts
Oregon
Pittsburgh
Princeton
Providence
St. John's
Saint Peter's
South Carolina
Southern Illinois

Brackets/Results[edit]

Below is the tournament bracket.[1]

First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                       
Providence 91
Clemson 84
Providence 101
Pittsburgh 80
Pittsburgh 70
Southern Illinois 65
Providence 85
St. John's 72
Manhattan 68
Massachusetts 51
Manhattan 56
St. John's 57
St. John's 94
Lafayette 76
Providence 69
Princeton 80
Oral Roberts 97
Memphis 95
Oral Roberts 59
Oregon 68
Oregon 85
Saint Peter's 79
Oregon 57
Princeton 58
Princeton 84
Holy Cross 63
Princeton 86
South Carolina 67
South Carolina 71
Connecticut 61
  • Third Place - Oregon 80, St. John's 76

References[edit]

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