1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament

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1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_table_caption_0
Teams1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_0_0 251963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_0_1
Finals site1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_1_0 Freedom Hall

Louisville, Kentucky1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_1_1

Champions1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_2_0 Loyola Ramblers (1st title, 1st title game,

1st Final Four)1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_2_1

Runner-up1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_3_0 Cincinnati Bearcats (3rd title game,

5th Final Four)1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_3_1

Semifinalists1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_4_0 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_4_1
Winning coach1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_5_0 George Ireland (1st title)1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_5_1
MOP1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_6_0 Art Heyman (Duke)1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_6_1
Attendance1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_7_0 153,0651963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_7_1
Top scorer1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_0_8_0 Mel Counts Oregon State

(123 points)1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_0_8_1

NCAA Division I Men's Tournaments

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The 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament involved 25 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball in the United States. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_0

It began on March 9, 1963, and ended with the championship game on March 23 in Louisville, Kentucky. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_1

A total of 29 games were played, including a third-place game in each region and a national third-place game. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_2

Loyola University Chicago, coached by George Ireland, won the national title with a 60–58 overtime victory in the final game, over the University of Cincinnati, coached by Ed Jucker. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_3

Art Heyman, of Duke University, was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_4

This tournament marked the last time that a city was host to two straight Final Fours. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_5

Locations 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_0

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Round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_1_0_0 Region1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_1_0_1 Location1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_1_0_2 Venue1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_1_0_3
First Round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_1_1_0 East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_1_1 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_1_2 The Palestra1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_1_3
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_2_0 Evanston, Illinois1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_2_1 McGaw Memorial Hall1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_2_2
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_3_0 Lubbock, Texas1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_3_1 Lubbock Municipal Coliseum1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_3_2
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_4_0 Eugene, Oregon1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_4_1 McArthur Court1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_4_2
Regionals1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_1_5_0 East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_5_1 College Park, Maryland1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_5_2 Cole Field House1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_5_3
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_6_0 East Lansing, Michigan1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_6_1 Jenison Fieldhouse1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_6_2
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_7_0 Lawrence, Kansas1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_7_1 Allen Fieldhouse1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_7_2
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_8_0 Provo, Utah1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_8_1 Smith Fieldhouse1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_8_2
Final Four1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_1_9_0 Louisville, Kentucky1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_9_2 Freedom Hall1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_1_9_3

For the fourth time, Louisville and Freedom Hall hosted the Final Four, the last time a host repeated in back-to-back years. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_6

Like the preceding year, all nine venues were either on-campus arenas or the primary off-campus arena for college teams. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_7

The tournament saw three new venues being used. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_8

For the first time, the tournament came to the state of Michigan, when Jenison Fieldhouse on the campus of Michigan State University hosted games for the first and only time. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_9

(All other games held in the state have been in the Detroit metropolitan area.) 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_10

Texas saw its third host city become Lubbock, when the Municipal Coliseum at Texas Technological College hosted games for the first time. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_11

And for the first time, the University of Oregon hosted the tournament at historic McArthur Court, something it would do twice more. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_12

Of the nine venues used, only Jenison Fieldhouse would not be used again. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_13

Teams 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_1

1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_table_general_2

Region1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_0_0 Team1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_0_1 Coach1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_0_2 Finished1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_0_3 Final Opponent1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_0_4 Score1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_0_5 Qualification1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_0_6
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_1_0
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_2_0 Connecticut1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_2_1 George Wigton1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_2_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_2_3 West Virginia1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_2_4 L 77–711963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_2_5 Yankee Conference champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_2_6
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_3_0 Duke1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_3_1 Vic Bubas1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_3_2 Third Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_3_3 Oregon State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_3_4 W 85–631963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_3_5 ACC Tournament champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_3_6
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_4_0 NYU1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_4_1 Lou Rossini1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_4_2 Regional Fourth Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_4_3 West Virginia1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_4_4 L 83–731963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_4_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_4_6
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_5_0 Pittsburgh1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_5_1 Bob Timmons1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_5_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_5_3 NYU1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_5_4 L 93–831963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_5_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_5_6
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_6_0 Princeton1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_6_1 Butch van Breda Kolff1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_6_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_6_3 Saint Joseph's1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_6_4 L 82–811963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_6_5 Ivy League co-champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_6_6
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_7_0 Saint Joseph's1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_7_1 Jack Ramsay1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_7_2 Regional Runner-up1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_7_3 Duke1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_7_4 L 73–591963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_7_5 MAC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_7_6
East1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_8_0 West Virginia1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_8_1 George King1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_8_2 Regional Third Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_8_3 NYU1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_8_4 W 83–731963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_8_5 SoCon Tournament champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_8_6
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_9_0
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_10_0 Bowling Green1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_10_1 Harold Anderson1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_10_2 Regional Fourth Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_10_3 Mississippi State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_10_4 L 65–601963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_10_5 MAC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_10_6
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_11_0 Illinois1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_11_1 Harry Combes1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_11_2 Regional Runner-up1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_11_3 Loyola–Chicago1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_11_4 L 79–641963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_11_5 Big Ten co-champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_11_6
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_12_0 Loyola–Chicago1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_12_1 George Ireland1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_12_2 Champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_12_3 Cincinnati1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_12_4 W 60–581963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_12_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_12_6
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_13_0 Mississippi State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_13_1 Babe McCarthy1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_13_2 Regional Third Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_13_3 Bowling Green1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_13_4 W 65–601963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_13_5 SEC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_13_6
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_14_0 Notre Dame1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_14_1 John Jordan1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_14_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_14_3 Bowling Green1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_14_4 L 77–721963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_14_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_14_6
Mideast1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_15_0 Tennessee Tech1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_15_1 Johnny Oldham1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_15_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_15_3 Loyola–Chicago1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_15_4 L 111–421963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_15_5 OVC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_15_6
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_16_0
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_17_0 Cincinnati1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_17_1 Ed Jucker1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_17_2 Runner Up1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_17_3 Loyola–Chicago1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_17_4 L 60–581963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_17_5 MVC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_17_6
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_18_0 Colorado1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_18_1 Sox Walseth1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_18_2 Regional Runner-up1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_18_3 Cincinnati1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_18_4 L 67–601963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_18_5 Big Eight co-champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_18_6
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_19_0 Colorado State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_19_1 Jim Williams1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_19_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_19_3 Oklahoma City1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_19_4 L 70–671963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_19_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_19_6
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_20_0 Oklahoma City1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_20_1 Abe Lemons1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_20_2 Regional Fourth Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_20_3 Texas1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_20_4 L 90–831963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_20_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_20_6
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_21_0 Texas1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_21_1 Harold Bradley1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_21_2 Regional Third Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_21_3 Oklahoma City1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_21_4 W 90–831963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_21_5 SWC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_21_6
Midwest1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_22_0 Texas Western1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_22_1 Don Haskins1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_22_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_22_3 Texas1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_22_4 L 65–471963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_22_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_22_6
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_header_cell_2_23_0
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_24_0 Arizona State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_24_1 Ned Wulk1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_24_2 Regional Runner-up1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_24_3 Oregon State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_24_4 L 83–651963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_24_5 WAC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_24_6
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_25_0 Oregon State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_25_1 Slats Gill1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_25_2 Fourth Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_25_3 Duke1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_25_4 L 85–631963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_25_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_25_6
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_26_0 San Francisco1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_26_1 Pete Peletta1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_26_2 Regional Third Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_26_3 UCLA1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_26_4 W 76–751963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_26_5 WCAC champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_26_6
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_27_0 Seattle1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_27_1 Clair Markey1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_27_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_27_3 Oregon State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_27_4 L 70–661963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_27_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_27_6
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_28_0 UCLA1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_28_1 John Wooden1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_28_2 Regional Fourth Place1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_28_3 San Francisco1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_28_4 L 76–751963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_28_5 Big Six co-champion1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_28_6
West1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_29_0 Utah State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_29_1 LaDell Andersen1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_29_2 First round1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_29_3 Arizona State1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_29_4 L 79–751963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_29_5 At-large bid1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_cell_2_29_6

Bracket 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_2

  • – Denotes overtime period 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_14

East region 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_3

Mideast region 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_4

Midwest region 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_5

West region 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_6

Final Four 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_7

National Third Place Game 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_8

Regional Third Place Games 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_9

Noteworthy 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_10

In the Loyola vs. Mississippi State game at East Lansing, Michigan in a Mideast regional semifinal, Mississippi State, an all-white team, played despite protests from the governor and state police of Mississippi. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_15

Mississippi State overcame a state prohibition against playing integrated teams. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_16

Loyola beat Mississippi State and went on to the Mideast Region Championship game. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_17

The Loyola–Mississippi State has since been dubbed the "Game of Change". 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_18

In the National Championship game, Loyola started four African-Americans and Cincinnati started three, marking the first time that a majority of African-Americans participated in the championship game. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_19

Loyola's first-round regional victory over Tennessee Tech, 111–42, continues to be a record margin of victory for an NCAA men's basketball tournament game. 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_sentence_20

See also 1963 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament_section_11

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