2023 NCAA Tournament


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Kadyn Toles, Newspaper Staff Reporter

The NCAA Division men’s college basketball tournament is a single elimination where 68 teams play against each other in seven rounds. The Final Four round is when there are only 4 teams left and the winners of that round compete to see who wins the National Championship.

The Final Four college teams this year included: Florida Atlantic University, San Diego State, UConn and University of Florida: Miami.  

The  FL Atlantic team went against San Diego State on April 1, 2023. The UConn team went against Miami FL also on April 1st, 2023.

FL Atlantic lost to San Diego St by 1 point. Miami FL lost to UConn by 13 points. 

San Diego State and UConn went against each other on Apr 3, 2023 in the Final Championship game. UConn won against San Diego St by 17 points. The final score was UConn 76 vs. San Diego 59.

The NCAA women’s college basketball tournament is again a single elimination tournament where 68 teams play against each other in 7 rounds. 

 The Final 4 college teams include: Virginia Tech, LSU, South Carolina, and Iowa. 

The Virginia Tech team went against the LSU team on March 31, 2023. The South Carolina team went against the Iowa team on March 31, 2023.

The Virginia Tech team lost against the LSU team by 7 points. The South Carolina team lost against the Iowa team by 4 points.

The Final Championship game was LSU against Iowa. LSU took the win with an amazing score of 102 to 85!

College basketball was incredibly exciting this year!