NCAA Tournament History for Louisville

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

Overall Record: 76-44, 0.633

YearConferenceRegionSeed
Results
2019ACCEast7
  • -lost to E 10 Minnesota 76-86
  • 2017ACCMidwest2
  • beat M 15 Jacksonville St 78-63
  • -lost to M 7 Michigan 69-73
  • 2015ACCEast4
  • beat E 13 UC Irvine 57-55
  • beat E 5 Northern Iowa 66-53
  • beat E 8 North Carolina St 75-65
  • -lost to E 7 Michigan St 70-76, OT
  • 2014Big EastMidwest4
  • beat M 13 Manhattan 71-64
  • beat M 5 Saint Louis 66-51
  • -lost to M 8 Kentucky 69-74
  • 2013Big EastMidwest1
  • beat M 16 North Carolina A&T 79-48
  • beat M 8 Colorado St 83-55
  • beat M 12 Oregon 77-69
  • beat M 2 Duke 85-63
  • beat W 9 Wichita St 72-68
  • beat S 4 Michigan 82-76
  • 2012Big EastWest4
  • beat W 13 Davidson 69-62
  • beat W 5 New Mexico 59-56
  • +beat W 1 Michigan St 57-44
  • beat W 7 Florida 72-68
  • lost to S 1 Kentucky 61-69
  • 2011Big East4
  • -lost to SW 13 Morehead St 61-62
  • 2010Big EastSouth9
  • lost to S 8 California 62-77
  • 2009Big EastMidwest1
  • beat M 16 Morehead St 74-54
  • beat M 9 Siena 79-72
  • beat M 12 Arizona 103-64
  • -lost to M 2 Michigan St 52-64
  • 2008Big EastEast3
  • beat E 14 Boise St 79-61
  • beat E 6 Oklahoma 78-48
  • +beat E 2 Tennessee 79-60
  • lost to E 1 North Carolina 73-83
  • 2007Big EastSouth6
  • beat S 11 Stanford 78-58
  • lost to S 3 Texas A&M 69-72
  • 2005Conference USAWest4
  • beat W 13 UL-Lafayette 68-62
  • beat W 5 Georgia Tech 76-54
  • +beat W 1 Washington 93-79
  • beat W 7 West Virginia 93-85, OT
  • lost to M 1 Illinois 57-72
  • 2004Conference USASouth10
  • lost to S 7 Xavier 70-80
  • 2003Conference USAEast4
  • beat E 13 Austin Peay 86-64
  • -lost to E 12 Butler 71-79
  • 2000Conference USAWest7
  • -lost to W 10 Gonzaga 66-77
  • 1999Conference USASouth7
  • -lost to S 10 Creighton 58-62
  • 1997Conference USAEast6
  • beat E 11 Massachusetts 65-57
  • +beat E 3 New Mexico 64-63
  • beat E 10 Texas 78-63
  • lost to E 1 North Carolina 74-97
  • 1996Conference USAMidwest6
  • beat M 11 Tulsa 82-80, OT
  • +beat M 3 Villanova 68-64
  • lost to M 2 Wake Forest 59-60
  • 1995MetroMidwest11
  • lost to M 6 Memphis 56-77
  • 1994MetroWest3
  • beat W 14 Boise St 67-58
  • beat W 6 Minnesota 60-55
  • lost to W 2 Arizona 70-82
  • 1993MetroMidwest4
  • beat M 13 Delaware 76-70
  • beat M 5 Oklahoma St 78-63
  • lost to M 1 Indiana 69-82
  • 1992MetroWest8
  • beat W 9 Wake Forest 81-58
  • lost to W 1 UCLA 69-85
  • 1990MetroWest4
  • beat W 13 Idaho 78-59
  • -lost to W 12 Ball State 60-62
  • 1989MetroMidwest4
  • beat M 13 Ark-Little Rock 76-71
  • beat M 5 Arkansas 93-84
  • lost to M 1 Illinois 69-83
  • 1988MetroSoutheast5
  • beat SE 12 Oregon St 70-61
  • +beat SE 4 BYU 97-76
  • lost to SE 1 Oklahoma 98-108
  • 1986MetroWest2
  • beat W 15 Drexel 93-73
  • beat W 7 Bradley 82-68
  • beat W 3 North Carolina 94-79
  • beat W 8 Auburn 84-76
  • beat SE 11 LSU 88-77
  • +beat E 1 Duke 72-69
  • 1984MetroMideast5
  • beat ME 12 Morehead St 72-59
  • +beat ME 4 Tulsa 69-67
  • lost to ME 1 Kentucky 67-72
  • 1983MetroMideast1
  • beat ME 8 Tennessee 70-57
  • beat ME 4 Arkansas 65-63
  • beat ME 3 Kentucky 80-68, OT
  • lost to M 1 Houston 81-94
  • 1982MetroMideast3
  • beat ME 11 Middle Tenn St 81-56
  • +beat ME 2 Minnesota 67-61
  • beat ME 4 UAB 75-68
  • lost to W 1 Georgetown 46-50
  • 1981MetroMidwest4
  • -lost to M 5 Arkansas 73-74
  • 1980MetroMidwest2
  • beat M 7 Kansas St 71-69, OT
  • beat M 6 Texas A&M 66-55, OT
  • +beat M 1 LSU 86-66
  • beat E 5 Iowa 80-72
  • beat W 8 UCLA 59-54
  • 1979MetroMidwest3
  • beat M 6 South Alabama 69-66
  • lost to M 2 Arkansas 62-73
  • 1978MetroMidwest
  • beat St. John's 76-68
  • lost to DePaul 89-90, 2 OT
  • 1977MetroWest
  • lost to UCLA 79-87
  • 1975Missouri ValleyMidwest
  • beat Rutgers 91-78
  • beat Cincinnati 78-63
  • beat Maryland 96-82
  • lost to UCLA 74-75, OT
  • beat Syracuse 96-88, OT
  • 1974Missouri ValleyMidwest
  • lost to Oral Roberts 93-96
  • lost to Creighton 71-80
  • 1972Missouri ValleyMidwest
  • beat UL-Lafayette 88-84
  • beat Kansas St 75-65
  • lost to UCLA 77-96
  • lost to North Carolina 91-105
  • 1968Missouri ValleyMidwest
  • lost to Houston 75-91
  • beat Kansas St 93-63
  • 1967Missouri ValleyMidwest
  • lost to SMU 81-83
  • lost to Kansas 68-70
  • 1964IndependentMideast
  • lost to Ohio 69-71
  • 1961IndependentMideast
  • beat Ohio 76-70
  • lost to Ohio State 55-56
  • beat Morehead St 83-61
  • 1959IndependentMideast
  • beat Eastern Ky 77-63
  • beat Kentucky 76-61
  • beat Michigan St 88-81
  • lost to West Virginia 79-94
  • lost to Cincinnati 85-98
  • 1951IndependentEast
  • lost to Kentucky 68-79