1993 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament

The 1993 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament involved 64 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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Smith c. 1973

Dean Smith

American men's college basketball head coach.

American men's college basketball head coach.

Smith c. 1973
Dean Smith (right) during the UNC v. North Carolina State game in 1964.
Michael Jordan and Dean Smith at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2007 game honoring the 1957 and 1982 men's basketball teams.
Smith at a North Carolina game in 2007
Bust of Dean Smith at the Dean Smith Center.
Smith (right) during the UNC v. North Carolina State game in 1964

Nonetheless, North Carolina was awarded the top seed in the East Regional of the NCAA Tournament, defeating #16-seed East Carolina (85-65), #8-seed Rhode Island (112-67), #4-seed Arkansas (80-74) and #2-seed Cincinnati (75-68) to reach the Final Four in New Orleans.

The act of disrespectfully addressing or contacting an official, or gesturing in such a manner as to indicate resentment, is an example of a technical foul

Technical foul

Any infraction of the rules penalized as a foul which does not involve physical contact during the course of play between opposing players on the court, or is a foul by a non-player.

Any infraction of the rules penalized as a foul which does not involve physical contact during the course of play between opposing players on the court, or is a foul by a non-player.

The act of disrespectfully addressing or contacting an official, or gesturing in such a manner as to indicate resentment, is an example of a technical foul
When shooting a free throw for a technical foul, only the free throw shooter, in this case Andrei Ivanov, is allowed within the area below the free throw line extended.

One of the most famous technical fouls ever assessed was called on Chris Webber of the University of Michigan late in the 1993 NCAA championship game.

1992–93 North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team

The 1992–93 North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team represented the University of North Carolina in the 1992-93 NCAA Division I men's basketball season as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

The 1992–93 North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team represented the University of North Carolina in the 1992-93 NCAA Division I men's basketball season as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

They finished the season 34–4 overall, won the ACC regular season title with a 14–2 record and won the 1993 national championship.

Crisler Arena is the home of Michigan Wolverines men's basketball.

University of Michigan basketball scandal

The University of Michigan basketball scandal, or the Ed Martin scandal, concerned National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) rules violations resulting from the relationship between the University of Michigan (or Michigan), its men's basketball program, and booster Eddie L. "Ed" Martin.

The University of Michigan basketball scandal, or the Ed Martin scandal, concerned National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) rules violations resulting from the relationship between the University of Michigan (or Michigan), its men's basketball program, and booster Eddie L. "Ed" Martin.

Crisler Arena is the home of Michigan Wolverines men's basketball.

The punishment cost the 2002–2003 team its postseason eligibility, cost past teams the 1997 National Invitation Tournament and the 1998 Big Ten Tournament championships as well as appearances in the 1992 and 1993 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament Final Fours.

NCAA Basketball Tournament Most Outstanding Player

At the conclusion of the NCAA men's and women's Division I basketball championships (the "Final Four" tournaments), a media panel selects a Most Outstanding Player (MOP).

At the conclusion of the NCAA men's and women's Division I basketball championships (the "Final Four" tournaments), a media panel selects a Most Outstanding Player (MOP).

1993 – Donald Williams, North Carolina

1992–93 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team

The 1992–93 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team represented the University of Michigan in intercollegiate college basketball during the 1992–93 season.

The 1992–93 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team represented the University of Michigan in intercollegiate college basketball during the 1992–93 season.

The team earned an invitation to the 1993 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament where it was national runner up.

Red Rocks gymnastics meet in 2008

Jon M. Huntsman Center

15,000-seat indoor arena in the western United States, on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.

15,000-seat indoor arena in the western United States, on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.

Red Rocks gymnastics meet in 2008
2006 NCAA Tournament: Boston College vs. Pacific
Exterior in 2009

The Huntsman Center hosted the first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament 12 times (1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 2000, 2003, and 2006).

The Superdome on July 26, 2021, between removal of Mercedes-Benz branding and installation of Caesars branding

Caesars Superdome

Multi-purpose stadium located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana.

Multi-purpose stadium located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana.

The Superdome on July 26, 2021, between removal of Mercedes-Benz branding and installation of Caesars branding
The exterior of the Superdome during the 2001 National Lutheran Youth Gathering
Contractors repair the roof to prepare for the reopening of the Superdome. (July 10, 2006)
Construction workers replace the Superdome's 30-plus-year-old siding.
The inscription "Mercedes-Benz Superdome" went onto the sides of the stadium in late October 2011.
Panorama of 69,719 in attendance during a Saints game vs the Detroit Lions, 2009

The NCAA has hosted the Men's Final Four at the Superdome six times in 1982, 1987, 1993, 2003, 2012, and 2022.

NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament

Single-elimination tournament played each spring in the United States, currently featuring 68 college basketball teams from the Division I level of the National Collegiate Athletic Association , to determine the national championship.

Single-elimination tournament played each spring in the United States, currently featuring 68 college basketball teams from the Division I level of the National Collegiate Athletic Association , to determine the national championship.

A ticket from the 1988 tournament held in Kansas City, Missouri
The University of Dayton Arena, which has hosted all First Four games since the round's inception in 2011 (except 2021), as well as its precursor, the single "play-in" game held from 2001 to 2010. As of 2019, the arena has hosted 123 tournament games, the most of any venue.
The 2017 NCAA Final Four in what is now State Farm Stadium in Glendale
Rank #1 vs. other ranks (prior to 2018)
NCAA Tournament % Wins per rank (as of 2010)

Santa Clara +20 over Arizona 64–61 in 1993.

1992–93 Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team

The 1992–93 Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team represented Indiana University.

The 1992–93 Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team represented Indiana University.

As the Big Ten Conference Champions, the Hoosiers were invited to participate in the 1993 NCAA Tournament as a 1-seed, where IU advanced to the Elite Eight for the second year in a row.