NCAA Tournament History for Villanova

+ indicates wins over a higher seeded team.
- indicates losses to a lower seeded team.

Overall Record: 65-37, 0.637

YearConferenceRegionSeed
Results
2019South6
  • beat S 11 St. Mary's 61-57
  • lost to S 3 Purdue 61-87
  • 2018East1
  • beat E 16 Radford 87-61
  • beat E 9 Alabama 81-58
  • beat E 5 West Virginia 90-78
  • beat E 3 Texas Tech 71-59
  • beat M 1 Kansas 95-79
  • beat W 3 Michigan 79-62
  • 2017East1
  • beat E 16 Mt St. Mary's 75-56
  • -lost to E 8 Wisconsin 62-65
  • 2016South2
  • beat S 15 UNC Asheville 86-56
  • beat S 7 Iowa 87-68
  • beat S 3 Miami-Florida 92-69
  • +beat S 1 Kansas 64-59
  • beat W 2 Oklahoma 95-51
  • +beat E 1 North Carolina 77-74
  • 2015East1
  • beat E 16 Lafayette 93-52
  • -lost to E 8 North Carolina St 68-71
  • 2014East2
  • beat E 15 Wis-Milwaukee 73-53
  • -lost to E 7 Connecticut 65-77
  • 2013Big EastSouth9
  • lost to S 8 North Carolina 71-78
  • 2011Big EastEast9
  • lost to E 8 George Mason 57-61
  • 2010Big EastSouth2
  • beat S 15 Robert Morris 73-70, OT
  • -lost to S 10 St. Mary's 68-75
  • 2009Big EastEast3
  • beat E 14 American 80-67
  • beat E 6 UCLA 89-69
  • +beat E 2 Duke 77-54
  • +beat E 1 Pittsburgh 78-76
  • lost to S 1 North Carolina 69-83
  • 2008Big EastMidwest12
  • +beat M 5 Clemson 75-69
  • beat M 13 Siena 84-72
  • lost to M 1 Kansas 57-72
  • 2007Big EastWest9
  • lost to W 8 Kentucky 58-67
  • 2006Big EastMidwest1
  • beat M 16 Monmouth 58-45
  • beat M 8 Arizona 82-78
  • beat M 4 Boston College 60-59, OT
  • -lost to M 3 Florida 62-75
  • 2005Big EastEast5
  • beat E 12 New Mexico 55-47
  • +beat E 4 Florida 76-65
  • lost to E 1 North Carolina 66-67
  • 1999Big EastMidwest8
  • -lost to M 9 Mississippi 70-72
  • 1997Big EastEast4
  • beat E 13 Long Island 101-91
  • -lost to E 5 California 68-75
  • 1996Big EastMidwest3
  • beat M 14 Portland 92-58
  • -lost to M 6 Louisville 64-68
  • 1995Big EastEast3
  • -lost to E 14 Old Dominion 81-89, 3 OT
  • 1991Big EastEast9
  • +beat E 8 Princeton 50-48
  • lost to E 1 North Carolina 69-84
  • 1990Big EastSoutheast12
  • lost to SE 5 LSU 63-70
  • 1988Big EastSoutheast6
  • beat SE 11 Arkansas 82-74
  • +beat SE 3 Illinois 66-63
  • +beat SE 2 Kentucky 80-74
  • lost to SE 1 Oklahoma 59-78
  • 1986Big EastSoutheast10
  • +beat SE 7 Virginia Tech 71-62
  • lost to SE 2 Georgia Tech 61-66
  • 1985Big EastSoutheast8
  • beat SE 9 Dayton 51-49
  • +beat SE 1 Michigan 59-55
  • +beat SE 5 Maryland 46-43
  • +beat SE 2 North Carolina 56-44
  • +beat M 2 Memphis 52-45
  • +beat E 1 Georgetown 66-64
  • 1984Big EastMideast7
  • beat ME 10 Marshall 84-72
  • lost to ME 2 Illinois 56-64
  • 1983Big EastMidwest3
  • beat M 11 Lamar 60-58
  • beat M 7 Iowa 55-54
  • lost to M 1 Houston 71-89
  • 1982Big EastEast3
  • beat E 11 Northeastern 76-72, 3 OT
  • +beat E 2 Memphis 70-66, OT
  • lost to E 1 North Carolina 60-70
  • 1981Big EastEast9
  • +beat E 8 Houston 90-72
  • lost to E 1 Virginia 50-54
  • 1980Atlantic 10East8
  • beat E 9 Marquette 77-59
  • lost to E 1 Syracuse 83-97
  • 1978Atlantic 10East
  • beat La Salle 103-97
  • beat Indiana 61-60
  • lost to Duke 72-90
  • 1972IndependentEast
  • beat East Carolina 85-70
  • lost to Pennsylvania 67-78
  • lost to South Carolina 78-90
  • 1971IndependentEast
  • beat St. Joseph's 93-75
  • beat Fordham 85-75
  • beat Pennsylvania 90-47
  • beat Western Ky 92-89, 2 OT
  • lost to UCLA 62-68
  • 1970IndependentEast
  • beat Temple 77-69
  • beat Niagara 98-73
  • lost to St. Bonaventure 74-97
  • 1969IndependentEast
  • lost to Davidson 61-75
  • 1964IndependentEast
  • beat Providence 77-66
  • lost to Duke 73-87
  • beat Princeton 74-62
  • 1962IndependentEast
  • beat West Virginia 90-75
  • beat New York 79-76
  • lost to Wake Forest 69-79
  • 1955IndependentEast
  • beat Duke 74-73
  • lost to Canisius 71-73
  • beat Princeton 64-57
  • 1951IndependentEast
  • lost to North Carolina St 62-67
  • 1949IndependentEast
  • lost to Kentucky 72-85
  • beat Yale 78-67
  • 1939IndependentEast
  • beat Brown 42-30
  • lost to Ohio State 36-53