NCAA APPEARANCES SINCE 1985

Click the team name to see their historical seedings. You can also click the column headings to sort the table.

1985 is the first year the tournament expanded to 64 teams.

TEAM CONFERENCE APPEARANCES
DukeACC34
KansasBIG 1234
ArizonaPAC-1232
North CarolinaACC32
KentuckySEC30
Michigan StateBIG TEN29
SyracuseACC28
LouisvilleACC26
OklahomaBIG 1226
PurdueBIG TEN26
TexasBIG 1226
UCLAPAC-1226
XavierBIG EAST26
IndianaBIG TEN25
TempleAMERICAN24
CincinnatiAMERICAN23
VillanovaBIG EAST23
FloridaSEC22
GonzagaWEST COAST22
IllinoisBIG TEN22
WisconsinBIG TEN22
GeorgetownBIG EAST21
MarylandBIG TEN21
MichiganBIG TEN21
ArkansasSEC20
ConnecticutAMERICAN20
MissouriSEC20
Ohio StateBIG TEN20
Iowa StateBIG 1219
Oklahoma StateBIG 1219
PittsburghACC19
BYUWEST COAST18
IowaBIG TEN18
MemphisAMERICAN18
Notre DameACC18
VirginiaACC18
AlabamaSEC16
LSUSEC16
MarquetteBIG EAST16
North Carolina StateACC16
StanfordPAC-1216
UtahPAC-1216
West VirginiaBIG 1216
ButlerBIG EAST15
Georgia TechACC15
Kansas StateBIG 1215
Murray StateOHIO VALLEY15
New Mexico StateWESTERN ATHLETIC15
St JohnsBIG EAST15
UNLVMOUNTAIN WEST15
Wake ForestACC15
CaliforniaPAC-1214
CreightonBIG EAST14
TennesseeSEC14
Florida StateACC13
PennsylvaniaIVY LEAGUE13
Seton HallBIG EAST13
TulsaAMERICAN13
VCUATLANTIC 1013
VanderbiltSEC13
MinnesotaBIG TEN12
New MexicoMOUNTAIN WEST12
OregonPAC-1212
ProvidenceBIG EAST12
USCPAC-1212
Western KentuckyC-USA12
Boston CollegeACC11
ClemsonACC11
GeorgiaSEC11
IonaMETRO ATLANTIC11
MontanaBIG SKY11
PrincetonIVY LEAGUE11
Texas TechBIG 1211
UABC-USA11
Utah StateMOUNTAIN WEST11
WashingtonPAC-1211
Wichita StateAMERICAN11
CharlotteC-USA10
DavidsonATLANTIC 1010
DaytonATLANTIC 1010
Mississippi StateSEC10
Old DominionC-USA10
San Diego StateMOUNTAIN WEST10
UTEPC-USA10
WinthropBIG SOUTH10
AuburnSEC9
BaylorBIG 129
DePaulBIG EAST9
East Tennessee StateSOUTHERN9
George WashingtonATLANTIC 109
Miami-FLACC9
Southern IllinoisMISSOURI VALLEY9
St Marys (CA)WEST COAST9
Texas A&MSEC9
ValparaisoMISSOURI VALLEY9
BelmontOHIO VALLEY8
BucknellPATRIOT8
ChattanoogaSOUTHERN8
MassachusettsATLANTIC 108
MississippiSEC8
NevadaMOUNTAIN WEST8
Northern IowaMISSOURI VALLEY8
RichmondATLANTIC 108
Saint JosephsATLANTIC 108
SouthernSOUTHWESTERN8
St LouisATLANTIC 108
Texas SouthernSOUTHWESTERN8
Arizona StatePAC-127
Miami-OHMAC7
NebraskaBIG TEN7
North Carolina A&TMID-EASTERN7
PepperdineWEST COAST7
Rhode IslandATLANTIC 107
VermontAMERICA EAST7
Virginia TechACC7
Ball StateMAC6
Boise StateMOUNTAIN WEST6
ColoradoPAC-126
Fairleigh DickinsonNORTHEAST6
George MasonATLANTIC 106
HamptonBIG SOUTH6
Holy CrossPATRIOT6
HoustonAMERICAN6
Kent StateMAC6
Louisiana-LafayetteSUN BELT6
Louisiana-MonroeSUN BELT6
ManhattanMETRO ATLANTIC6
Middle Tennessee StateC-USA6
Missouri StateMISSOURI VALLEY6
NC-WilmingtonCOLONIAL6
NavyPATRIOT6
NortheasternCOLONIAL6
Robert MorrisNORTHEAST6
SienaMETRO ATLANTIC6
South AlabamaSUN BELT6
Weber StateBIG SKY6
AlbanyAMERICA EAST5
Arkansas Little RockSUN BELT5
Austin PeayOHIO VALLEY5
Boston UniversityPATRIOT5
BradleyMISSOURI VALLEY5
Central FloridaAMERICAN5
College of CharlestonCOLONIAL5
Colorado StateMOUNTAIN WEST5
DelawareCOLONIAL5
Georgia StSUN BELT5
LIU BrooklynNORTHEAST5
La SalleATLANTIC 105
LehighPATRIOT5
Mississippi Valley StateSOUTHWESTERN5
Mount St MarysNORTHEAST5
New OrleansSOUTHLAND5
OhioMAC5
Oregon StatePAC-125
PacificWEST COAST5
SMUAMERICAN5
South CarolinaSEC5
South Carolina StateMID-EASTERN5
South Dakota StateSUMMIT5
Stephen F. AustinSOUTHLAND5
UC Santa BarbaraBIG WEST5
Wisconsin-Green BayHORIZON5
WoffordSOUTHERN5
AkronMAC4
Alabama StateSOUTHWESTERN4
BuffaloMAC4
Coastal CarolinaSUN BELT4
Coppin StateMID-EASTERN4
CornellIVY LEAGUE4
DrexelCOLONIAL4
Eastern MichiganMAC4
EvansvilleMISSOURI VALLEY4
HarvardIVY LEAGUE4
HawaiiBIG WEST4
Illinois StateMISSOURI VALLEY4
LibertyATLANTIC SUN4
Long Beach StateBIG WEST4
Louisiana TechC-USA4
MonmouthMETRO ATLANTIC4
NC-AshevilleBIG SOUTH4
North Carolina CentralMID-EASTERN4
North Dakota StSUMMIT4
Penn StateBIG TEN4
Santa ClaraWEST COAST4
Texas-San AntonioC-USA4
Wisc-MilwaukeeHORIZON4
WyomingMOUNTAIN WEST4
AmericanPATRIOT3
Central Connecticut StNORTHEAST3
ColgatePATRIOT3
DetroitHORIZON3
Eastern KentuckyOHIO VALLEY3
FairfieldMETRO ATLANTIC3
Florida A&MMID-EASTERN3
Florida Gulf CoastATLANTIC SUN3
Fresno StateMOUNTAIN WEST3
Illinois-ChicagoHORIZON3
Indiana StateMISSOURI VALLEY3
Jackson StateSOUTHWESTERN3
LafayettePATRIOT3
Loyola MarymountWEST COAST3
MarshallC-USA3
NC-GreensboroSOUTHERN3
North TexasC-USA3
Northwestern StateSOUTHLAND3
OaklandHORIZON3
Oral RobertsSUMMIT3
RadfordBIG SOUTH3
San DiegoWEST COAST3
South FloridaAMERICAN3
Southern MississippiC-USA3
St BonaventureATLANTIC 103
St PetersMETRO ATLANTIC3
TCUBIG 123
TulaneAMERICAN3
Washington StatePAC-123
Western MichiganMAC3
Wright StHORIZON3
Air ForceMOUNTAIN WEST2
Alcorn StateSOUTHWESTERN2
Cal State FullertonBIG WEST2
Cal State NorthridgeBIG WEST2
Central MichiganMAC2
Cleveland StateHORIZON2
Eastern IllinoisOHIO VALLEY2
Eastern WashingtonBIG SKY2
Georgia SouthernSUN BELT2
HofstraCOLONIAL2
IdahoBIG SKY2
James MadisonCOLONIAL2
LamarSOUTHLAND2
Loyola CHIMISSOURI VALLEY2
Loyola MDPATRIOT2
MaristMETRO ATLANTIC2
McNeese StateSOUTHLAND2
MercerSOUTHERN2
Montana StateBIG SKY2
Morehead StateOHIO VALLEY2
Morgan StateMID-EASTERN2
NiagaraMETRO ATLANTIC2
Nicholls StateSOUTHLAND2
Northern ArizonaBIG SKY2
Northern IllinoisMAC2
Northern KentuckyHORIZON2
Portland StateBIG SKY2
Prairie ViewSOUTHWESTERN2
RiderMETRO ATLANTIC2
RutgersBIG TEN2
Sam Houston StSOUTHLAND2
SamfordSOUTHERN2
Tennessee StateOHIO VALLEY2
Texas StSUN BELT2
TowsonCOLONIAL2
TroySUN BELT2
UC IrvineBIG WEST2
UMBCAMERICA EAST2
YaleIVY LEAGUE2
Abilene ChristianSOUTHLAND1
Alabama A&MSOUTHWESTERN1
Appalachian StSUN BELT1
Ark Pine BluffSOUTHWESTERN1
Arkansas StateSUN BELT1
BinghamtonAMERICA EAST1
BrownIVY LEAGUE1
Cal PolyBIG WEST1
Cal State BakersfieldWESTERN ATHLETIC1
CampbellBIG SOUTH1
CanisiusMETRO ATLANTIC1
Charleston So.BIG SOUTH1
Delaware StateMID-EASTERN1
DrakeMISSOURI VALLEY1
East CarolinaAMERICAN1
Florida AtlanticC-USA1
Florida IntlC-USA1
FordhamATLANTIC 101
Gardner WebbBIG SOUTH1
HowardMID-EASTERN1
IUPUIHORIZON1
Idaho StateBIG SKY1
JacksonvilleATLANTIC SUN1
Jacksonville St.OHIO VALLEY1
LipscombATLANTIC SUN1
Norfolk StateMID-EASTERN1
North DakotaSUMMIT1
North FloridaATLANTIC SUN1
Northern ColoradoBIG SKY1
NorthwesternBIG TEN1
PortlandWEST COAST1
SE LouisianaSOUTHLAND1
SE Missouri StateOHIO VALLEY1
San FranciscoWEST COAST1
San Jose StateMOUNTAIN WEST1
Southern UtahBIG SKY1
St. Francis (PA)NORTHEAST1
Stony BrookAMERICA EAST1
TX A&M Corp ChrisSOUTHLAND1
Texas ArlingtonSUN BELT1
UC DavisBIG WEST1
WagnerNORTHEAST1
Western CarolinaSOUTHERN1
ArmyPATRIOT0
Bethune CookmanMID-EASTERN0
Bowling GreenMAC0
Bryant UniversityNORTHEAST0
California BaptistWESTERN ATHLETIC0
Central ArkansasSOUTHLAND0
Chicago StWESTERN ATHLETIC0
ColumbiaIVY LEAGUE0
DartmouthIVY LEAGUE0
DenverSUMMIT0
DuquesneATLANTIC 100
Elon UniversityCOLONIAL0
FurmanSOUTHERN0
GramblingSOUTHWESTERN0
Grand CanyonWESTERN ATHLETIC0
HartfordAMERICA EAST0
High PointBIG SOUTH0
Houston BaptistSOUTHLAND0
IPFWSUMMIT0
Incarnate WordSOUTHLAND0
Kennesaw StateATLANTIC SUN0
LongwoodBIG SOUTH0
MD Eastern ShoreMID-EASTERN0
MaineAMERICA EAST0
Merrimack CollegeNORTHEAST0
N.J.I.T.ATLANTIC SUN0
Nebraska-OmahaSUMMIT0
New HampshireAMERICA EAST0
North AlabamaATLANTIC SUN0
PresbyterianBIG SOUTH0
QuinnipiacMETRO ATLANTIC0
RiceC-USA0
SIU-EdwardsvilleOHIO VALLEY0
Sacramento StateBIG SKY0
Sacred HeartNORTHEAST0
Savannah State0
SeattleWESTERN ATHLETIC0
South DakotaSUMMIT0
St. Francis (NY)NORTHEAST0
StetsonATLANTIC SUN0
Tenn. MartinOHIO VALLEY0
Tennessee TechOHIO VALLEY0
The CitadelSOUTHERN0
ToledoMAC0
Tx Pan AmericanWESTERN ATHLETIC0
UC RiversideBIG WEST0
UMKCWESTERN ATHLETIC0
UMass LowellAMERICA EAST0
USC UpstateBIG SOUTH0
Utah Valley StateWESTERN ATHLETIC0
VMISOUTHERN0
Western IllinoisSUMMIT0
William & MaryCOLONIAL0
Youngstown StateHORIZON0