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NCAA College Basketball Quiz

Do you have what it takes to answer these trivia questions about college basketball?
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First submittedMarch 11, 2017
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What comes between Sweet Sixteen and Final Four?
Elite Eight
What city is home to the University of North Carolina?
Chapel Hill
What was the nickname of Michigan's five freshman starters in 1992?
Fab Five
What school's team is known as the Demon Deacons?
Wake Forest
What enthusiastic announcer is known for screaming "It's March Madness, Baby"?
Dick Vitale
What Kentucky standout won the Naismith Player of the Year award in 2012?
Anthony Davis
What school did Magic Johnson play for?
Michigan State
What coach won ten NCAA championships between 1964 and 1975?
John Wooden
Who offered to pay a billion dollars to anyone who could perfectly predict the NCAA bracket?
Warren Buffett
Who is the winningest coach in men's or women's NCAA basketball?
Pat Summitt
What small southern school won the 1966 championship with an all-black lineup?
Texas Western
What was banned by the "Lew Alcindor" rule between 1967 and 1976?
Dunking
Who averaged a record 44.2 points per game during his three years at LSU?
Pete Maravich
What UCLA point guard was the top high school player in 2016?
Lonzo Ball
What school did David Robinson play for in college?
Navy
Who was the only collegiate player on the 1992 Dream Team?
Christian Laettner
What N.C. State coach died of bone cancer at the age of 47 in 1993?
Jim Valvano
What is Kansas's team name?
Jayhawks
What school won the tournament as a #8 seed in 1985? (Hint: starts with V)
Villanova
What chair-throwing coach led Indiana to three NCAA championships?
Bobby Knight
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level 76
Mar 11, 2017
I don't think Texas Western was particularly small in 1966. It's enrollment was over 10,000 in 1968.
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level 76
Mar 13, 2017
A lot of people would not consider El Paso (home of then-Texas Western, now UTEP) to be in the "south," or a "southern" school ...
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level 55
Apr 3, 2017
its about as south as you can get, how would you put it...lower north?
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level 39
Apr 4, 2018
I believe southwest would be the correct region.
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level 73
Mar 15, 2017
you don't need to give the hint re: the #8 seed that won the title. at least not to gtown fans like me. :(
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level 15
Mar 16, 2017
or unc fans
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level 70
Mar 29, 2017
I agree. Stating the year and seed # is more than sufficient. Then again, you could always expand the hint to be, "Starts with Villanov..."
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level 71
Apr 2, 2017
That was the year the Soviet Union intervened to change the outcome of the NCAA basketball tournament with the help of their double agent Rudolf Maximinov.
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level 29
Mar 20, 2017
I thought Coach K had more wins than Pat?
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level 70
Mar 29, 2017
Seems like only a matter of time before Geno Auriemma passes Tara VanDerveer and ultimately Summitt.

Summitt retired with 1,098 wins. Auriemma currently has 991 wins, 22 behind VanDerveer, who had a 7-year head start. At UConn's present rate, he'll need less than 4 seasons.
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level 32
Apr 2, 2017
http://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/173889/college-football-teams-by-state
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level 32
Apr 2, 2017
I live in Chapel Hill -GO HEELS
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level 79
Apr 3, 2017
Yay. Basketball.
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level 75
Apr 12, 2017
username/post combo. best post yet.
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level 66
May 20, 2017
No need for the clue for 1985 basketball champs. V only leave a couple of schools to try. Either yo know it or you don't shouldn't be able to guess it because of the extremely limited number of schools that start with V
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level 57
Mar 13, 2018
Accept "Bob" Knight?
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level 6
Mar 20, 2018
You need to update this Coach K passed Pat Summit.
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level 72
Mar 22, 2018
+1 K just passed Summitt.
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level 79
Mar 3, 2019
Thanks for accepting "Jimmy V." Don't think I would have been able to come up with Valvano.