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2001 National Invitation Tournament

The 2001 National Invitation Tournament was the 2001 edition of the annual NCAA college basketball competition.

2001 National Invitation Tournament
Season2000–01
Teams32
Finals siteMadison Square Garden
New York City
ChampionsTulsa Golden Hurricane (2nd title)
Runner-upAlabama Crimson Tide (1st title game)
Semifinalists
Winning coachBuzz Peterson (1st title)
MVPMarcus Hill (Tulsa)
National Invitation Tournaments
«2000 2002»

Contents

Selected teamsEdit

BracketEdit

Below are the four first round brackets, along with the four-team championship bracket:[1]

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals
         
Connecticut 72
South Carolina 65
Connecticut 61
Detroit 67
Detroit 68
Bradley 49
Detroit 59
Dayton 42
Richmond 79
West Virginia 56
Richmond 56
Dayton 71
Dayton 68
UNC Wilmington 59
First Round Second Round Quarterfinals
         
Alabama 85
Seton Hall 79
Alabama 79
Toledo 69
Toledo 76
South Alabama 67
Alabama 85
Purdue 77
Purdue 90
Illinois State 79
Purdue 90
Auburn 60
Auburn 60
Miami (FL) 58
First Round Second Round Quarterfinals
         
Minnesota 87
Villanova 78
Minnesota 70
Tulsa 73
Tulsa 75
UC Irvine 71
Tulsa 77
Mississippi State 75
Pittsburgh 84
St. Bonaventure 75
Pittsburgh 61
Mississippi State 66
Mississippi State 75
& Southern Miss 68
First Round Second Round Quarterfinals
         
Pepperdine 72
Wyoming 69
Pepperdine 75
New Mexico 81
New Mexico 83
Baylor 73
New Mexico 63
Memphis 81
UTEP 84
McNeese State 74
UTEP 65
Memphis 90
Memphis 71
Utah 62

Semifinals & FinalsEdit

Semifinals Finals
      
Detroit 63
Alabama 74
Alabama 66
Tulsa 79
Tulsa 72
Memphis 64
Third place game
   
Detroit 71
Memphis 86

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Tournament Results (2000's) at nit.org, URL accessed November 5, 2009. Archived 11/5/09