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What school was the first team to be a number 1 seed in the NCAA tournament three years in a row without winning a game?

Question #61635. Asked by mazz67.
Last updated May 15 2021.

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gtho4
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Only four colleges have been number one seeds in 3 consecutive season:

Duke, 1998-01 (4 consecutive)
DePaul, 1980-82
Virginia, 1981-83
Oklahoma, 1988-90
Kentucky, 1995-97

DePaul did not win a game; they lost their first game in each tournament 1980-1981-1982.

link https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NCAA_Division_I_Men%27s_Basketball_Tournament#No._1_seeds_by_year_and_region


Response last updated by gtho4 on May 15 2021.
Jan 11 2006, 11:57 PM
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