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The NCAA Tourney

Dartmouth has advanced to the NCAA Tournament seven times and played in the national championship game twice. In 1942, Dartmouth knocked off Penn State and Kentucky to advance to the final before losing to Stanford, 53-38. In 1944 the Green again played for the national championship, only to lose a heart-breaking 42-40 overtime decision to Utah.

Scores of NCAA Tournament Games

1941 Wisconsin 51, Dartmouth 50 ( First Round)
Dartmouth 60, North Carolina 59 OT (East Consolation)
1942 Dartmouth 44, Penn State 39 (First Round)
Dartmouth 47, Kentucky 28 (East Championship)
Stanford 53, Dartmouth 38 (National Championship)
1943 DePaul 46, Dartmouth 36 (First Round)
Dartmouth 51, NYU 49 (East Consolation)
1944 Dartmouth 63, Catholic U. 38 (First Round)
Dartmouth 60, Ohio State 53 (East Championship)
Utah 42, Dartmouth 40 (OT) (National Championship)
1956 Dartmouth 61, West Virginia 59 (First Round)
Canisius 66, Dartmouth 58 (Second Round)
Dartmouth 85, Connecticut 64 (East Consolation)
1958 Dartmouth 75, Connecticut 64 (First Round)
Dartmouth 79, Manhattan 62 (Second Round)
Temple 69, Dartmouth 50 (East Regional Championship)
1959 West Virginia 82, Dartmouth 68 (First Round)
Ten Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Ivy Honors
Wright Selected to Play in Inaugural 3X3U National Championship
Cornell Clinches Ivy Tournament Bid by Spoiling Senior Night
Dartmouth Fends Off Late Columbia Rally for 80-78 Win
Men Close Out Season at Home as Potential Spoilers
Dartmouth Basketball Great Ed Leede Passes Away