Mar 29 2011

Top 10 lowest seeds to make the Final Four

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | NBA | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 00:54

The 2011 version of March Madness has not been a disappointment and Cinderella is coming to the dance.  We have compiled the Top 10 lowest seeds to advance to the Final Four of the NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament.  If your cheer for the underdog then this year has not been a disappointment with two low seeded teams battling against some of the best college basketball players to earn their way to the Final Four.   

Here are the Top 10 lowest seeds to make the Final Four:

·        1979 – Pennsylvania ( 9th seed)

·        1980 – UCLA (8th seed)

·        1984 – UVA (7th seed)

·        1985 – Villanova (8th seed)   - National Champions

·        1986 – LSU (11th seed)

·        2000 – UNC (8th seed)

·        2000 – Wisconsin (8th seed)

·        2006 – George Mason (11th)

·        2011 – Butler (8th seed)

·        2011 – VCU – Virginia Commonwealth (11th)

Did you notice that there were very few lower seeds in the 1990’s?

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