1963 National Invitation Tournament

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1963 National Invitation Tournament
Teams12
Finals siteMadison Square Garden
New York City
ChampionsProvidence Friars (2nd title)
Runner-upCanisius Golden Griffins (1st title game)
Semifinalists
Winning coachJoe Mullaney (2nd title)
MVPRaymond Flynn (Providence)
National Invitation Tournaments
«1962 1964»

The 1963 National Invitation Tournament was the 1963 edition of the annual NCAA college basketball competition.

Selected teams[edit]

Below is a list of the 12 teams selected for the tournament.[1]

Participants
Canisius
DePaul
Fordham
La Salle
Marquette
Memphis
Miami (FL)
Providence
Saint Louis
St. Francis (NY)
Villanova
Wichita State

Bracket[edit]

Below is the tournament bracket.[1]

  First round Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                     
Villanova 63  
DePaul 51  
  Villanova 54  
    Wichita State 53  
     
       
  Villanova 46  
  Canisius 61  
       
       
  Canisius 76
    Memphis 67  
Memphis 70
Fordham 49  
  Canisius 66
  Providence 81
Miami (FL) 71  
St. Francis (NY) 70  
  Miami (FL) 96
    Providence 106  
     
       
  Providence 70
  Marquette 64  
       
       
  Marquette 84
    Saint Louis 49  
Saint Louis 63
La Salle 61  
Third place game
   
Villanova 58
Marquette 66

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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