How Many College Basketball Teams Are There?

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St. Thomas' Andrew Rohde (3) defends against Creighton's Trey Alexander (23) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Monday, Nov. 7, 2022, in Omaha, Neb. Creighton defeated St. Thomas 72-60. (AP Photo/Rebecca S. Gratz)
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When NCAA restructuring led to the creation of the current numerical divisions in 1973, there were 233 men’s college basketball programs in Division I. Nearly five decades later, that number has increased by more than 50% and is showing no signs of slowing down.

How Many College Basketball Teams Are There?

There are 363 college basketball teams for the 2022-23 season, up from 358 teams in 2021-22.

Here’s the full list of Division-I men’s college basketball teams this season:

Team Conference
Albany Great Danes America East
Binghamton Bearcats America East
Bryant Bulldogs America East
Maine Black Bears America East
New Hampshire Wildcats America East
NJIT Highlanders America East
UMass Lowell River Hawks America East
UMBC Retrievers America East
Vermont Catamounts America East
East Carolina Pirates American
Memphis Tigers American
SMU Mustangs American
South Florida Bulls American
Temple Owls American
Tulane Green Wave American
Tulsa Golden Hurricane American
Wichita State Shockers American
Cincinnati Bearcats American
Houston Cougars American
UCF Knights American
Austin Peay Governors Atlantic Sun
Bellarmine Knights Atlantic Sun
Central Arkansas Bears Atlantic Sun
Eastern Kentucky Colonels Atlantic Sun
Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Atlantic Sun
Jacksonville Dolphins Atlantic Sun
Lipscomb Bisons Atlantic Sun
North Alabama Lions Atlantic Sun
North Florida Ospreys Atlantic Sun
Queens Royals Atlantic Sun
Stetson Hatters Atlantic Sun
Jacksonville State Gamecocks Atlantic Sun
Liberty Flames Atlantic Sun
Kennesaw State Owls Atlantic Sun
Davidson Wildcats Atlantic 10
Dayton Flyers Atlantic 10
Duquesne Dukes Atlantic 10
Fordham Rams Atlantic 10
George Mason Patriots Atlantic 10
George Washington Colonials Atlantic 10
La Salle Explorers Atlantic 10
Loyola Chicago Ramblers Atlantic 10
Rhode Island Rams Atlantic 10
Richmond Spiders Atlantic 10
St. Bonaventure Bonnies Atlantic 10
Saint Joseph’s Hawks Atlantic 10
Saint Louis Billikens Atlantic 10
UMass Minutemen Atlantic 10
VCU Rams Atlantic 10
Boston College Eagles ACC
Clemson Tigers ACC
Duke Blue Devils ACC
Florida State Seminoles ACC
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets ACC
Louisville Cardinals ACC
Miami Hurricanes ACC
NC State Wolfpack ACC
North Carolina Tar Heels ACC
Notre Dame Fighting Irish ACC
Pittsburgh Panthers ACC
Syracuse Orange ACC
Virginia Cavaliers ACC
Virginia Tech Hokies ACC
Wake Forest Demon Deacons ACC
Baylor Bears Big 12
Iowa State Cyclones Big 12
Kansas Jayhawks Big 12
Kansas State Wildcats Big 12
Oklahoma State Cowboys Big 12
TCU Horned Frogs Big 12
Texas Tech Red Raiders Big 12
West Virginia Mountaineers Big 12
Oklahoma Sooners Big 12
Texas Longhorns Big 12
Butler Bulldogs Big East
Creighton Bluejays Big East
DePaul Blue Demons Big East
Georgetown Hoyas Big East
Marquette Golden Eagles Big East
Providence Friars Big East
St. John’s Red Storm Big East
Seton Hall Pirates Big East
UConn Huskies Big East
Villanova Wildcats Big East
Xavier Musketeers Big East
Eastern Washington Eagles Big Sky
Idaho Vandals Big Sky
Idaho State Bengals Big Sky
Montana Grizzlies Big Sky
Montana State Bobcats Big Sky
Northern Arizona Lumberjacks Big Sky
Northern Colorado Bears Big Sky
Portland State Vikings Big Sky
Sacramento State Hornets Big Sky
Weber State Wildcats Big Sky
Charleston Southern Buccaneers Big South
Gardner–Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs Big South
High Point Panthers Big South
Longwood Lancers Big South
Presbyterian Blue Hose Big South
Radford Highlanders Big South
South Carolina Upstate Spartans Big South
UNC Asheville Bulldogs Big South
Winthrop Eagles Big South
Campbell Fighting Camels Big South
Illinois Fighting Illini Big Ten
Indiana Hoosiers Big Ten
Iowa Hawkeyes Big Ten
Maryland Terrapins Big Ten
Michigan Wolverines Big Ten
Michigan State Spartans Big Ten
Minnesota Golden Gophers Big Ten
Nebraska Cornhuskers Big Ten
Northwestern Wildcats Big Ten
Ohio State Buckeyes Big Ten
Penn State Nittany Lions Big Ten
Purdue Boilermakers Big Ten
Rutgers Scarlet Knights Big Ten
Wisconsin Badgers Big Ten
Cal Poly Mustangs Big West
Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners Big West
Cal State Fullerton Titans Big West
Cal State Northridge Matadors Big West
Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Big West
Long Beach State Beach Big West
UC Davis Aggies Big West
UC Irvine Anteaters Big West
UC Riverside Highlanders Big West
UC San Diego Tritons Big West
UC Santa Barbara Gauchos Big West
Charleston Cougars CAA
Delaware Fightin’ Blue Hens CAA
Drexel Dragons CAA
Elon Phoenix CAA
Hampton Pirates CAA
Hofstra Pride CAA
Monmouth Hawks CAA
North Carolina A&T Aggies CAA
Northeastern Huskies CAA
Stony Brook Seawolves CAA
Towson Tigers CAA
UNC Wilmington Seahawks CAA
William & Mary Tribe CAA
FIU Panthers C-USA
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs C-USA
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders C-USA
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers C-USA
Charlotte 49ers C-USA
Florida Atlantic Owls C-USA
North Texas Mean Green C-USA
Rice Owls C-USA
UAB Blazers C-USA
UTSA Roadrunners C-USA
Cleveland State Vikings Horizon League
Detroit Mercy Titans Horizon League
Green Bay Phoenix Horizon League
IUPUI Jaguars Horizon League
Milwaukee Panthers Horizon League
Northern Kentucky Norse Horizon League
Oakland Golden Grizzlies Horizon League
Purdue Fort Wayne Mastodons Horizon League
Robert Morris Colonials Horizon League
Wright State Raiders Horizon League
Youngstown State Penguins Horizon League
Chicago State Cougars Independent
Hartford Hawks Independent
Brown Bears Ivy League
Columbia Lions Ivy League
Cornell Big Red Ivy League
Dartmouth Big Green Ivy League
Harvard Crimson Ivy League
Penn Quakers Ivy League
Princeton Tigers Ivy League
Yale Bulldogs Ivy League
Canisius Golden Griffins MAAC
Fairfield Stags MAAC
Iona Gaels MAAC
Manhattan Jaspers MAAC
Marist Red Foxes MAAC
Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers MAAC
Niagara Purple Eagles MAAC
Quinnipiac Bobcats MAAC
Rider Broncs MAAC
Saint Peter’s Peacocks MAAC
Siena Saints MAAC
Akron Zips MAC
Ball State Cardinals MAC
Bowling Green Falcons MAC
Buffalo Bulls MAC
Central Michigan Chippewas MAC
Eastern Michigan Eagles MAC
Kent State Golden Flashes MAC
Miami RedHawks MAC
Northern Illinois Huskies MAC
Ohio Bobcats MAC
Toledo Rockets MAC
Western Michigan Broncos MAC
Coppin State Eagles MEAC
Delaware State Hornets MEAC
Howard Bison MEAC
Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks MEAC
Morgan State Bears MEAC
Norfolk State Spartans MEAC
North Carolina Central Eagles MEAC
South Carolina State Bulldogs MEAC
Belmont Bruins Missouri Valley
Bradley Braves Missouri Valley
Drake Bulldogs Missouri Valley
Evansville Purple Aces Missouri Valley
Illinois State Redbirds Missouri Valley
Indiana State Sycamores Missouri Valley
Missouri State Bears Missouri Valley
Murray State Racers Missouri Valley
Northern Iowa Panthers Missouri Valley
Southern Illinois Salukis Missouri Valley
UIC Flames Missouri Valley
Valparaiso Beacons Missouri Valley
Air Force Falcons Mountain West
Boise State Broncos Mountain West
Colorado State Rams Mountain West
Fresno State Bulldogs Mountain West
Nevada Wolf Pack Mountain West
New Mexico Lobos Mountain West
San Diego State Aztecs Mountain West
San Jose State Spartans Mountain West
UNLV Runnin’ Rebels Mountain West
Utah State Aggies Mountain West
Wyoming Cowboys Mountain West
Central Connecticut Blue Devils Northeast
Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Northeast
LIU Sharks Northeast
Merrimack Warriors Northeast
Sacred Heart Pioneers Northeast
Saint Francis Red Flash Northeast
St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers Northeast
Stonehill Skyhawks Northeast
Wagner Seahawks Northeast
Eastern Illinois Panthers Ohio Valley
Lindenwood Lions Ohio Valley
Little Rock Trojans Ohio Valley
Morehead State Eagles Ohio Valley
SIU Edwardsville Cougars Ohio Valley
Southeast Missouri State Redhawks Ohio Valley
Southern Indiana Screaming Eagles Ohio Valley
Tennessee State Tigers Ohio Valley
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles Ohio Valley
UT Martin Skyhawks Ohio Valley
Arizona Wildcats Pac-12
Arizona State Sun Devils Pac-13
California Golden Bears Pac-14
Colorado Buffaloes Pac-15
Oregon Ducks Pac-16
Oregon State Beavers Pac-17
Stanford Cardinal Pac-18
Utah Utes Pac-19
Washington Huskies Pac-20
Washington State Cougars Pac-21
UCLA Bruins Pac-22
USC Trojans Pac-23
American Eagles Patriot League
Army Black Knights Patriot League
Boston University Terriers Patriot League
Bucknell Bison Patriot League
Colgate Raiders Patriot League
Holy Cross Crusaders Patriot League
Lafayette Leopards Patriot League
Lehigh Mountain Hawks Patriot League
Loyola (Maryland) Greyhounds Patriot League
Navy Midshipmen Patriot League
Alabama Crimson Tide SEC
Arkansas Razorbacks SEC
Auburn Tigers SEC
Florida Gators SEC
Georgia Bulldogs SEC
Kentucky Wildcats SEC
LSU Tigers SEC
Mississippi State Bulldogs SEC
Missouri Tigers SEC
Ole Miss Rebels SEC
South Carolina Gamecocks SEC
Tennessee Volunteers SEC
Texas A&M Aggies SEC
Vanderbilt Commodores SEC
Chattanooga Mocs Southern
The Citadel Bulldogs Southern
East Tennessee State Buccaneers Southern
Furman Paladins Southern
Mercer Bears Southern
Samford Bulldogs Southern
UNC Greensboro Spartans Southern
VMI Keydets Southern
Western Carolina Catamounts Southern
Wofford Terriers Southern
Houston Baptist Huskies Southland
Incarnate Word Cardinals Southland
Lamar Cardinals Southland
McNeese Cowboys Southland
New Orleans Privateers Southland
Nicholls Colonels Southland
Northwestern State Demons Southland
Southeastern Louisiana Lions Southland
Texas A&M–Commerce Lions Southland
Texas A&M–Corpus Christi Islanders Southland
Alabama A&M Bulldogs SWAC
Alabama State Hornets SWAC
Alcorn State Braves SWAC
Arkansas–Pine Bluff Golden Lions SWAC
Bethune-Cookman Wildcats SWAC
Florida A&M Rattlers SWAC
Grambling State Tigers SWAC
Jackson State Tigers SWAC
Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils SWAC
Prairie View A&M Panthers SWAC
Southern Jaguars SWAC
Texas Southern Tigers SWAC
Denver Pioneers Summit League
Kansas City Roos Summit League
North Dakota Fighting Hawks Summit League
North Dakota State Bison Summit League
Omaha Mavericks Summit League
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles Summit League
St. Thomas Tommies Summit League
South Dakota Coyotes Summit League
South Dakota State Jackrabbits Summit League
Western Illinois Leathernecks Summit League
Appalachian State Mountaineers Sun Belt
Arkansas State Red Wolves Sun Belt
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Sun Belt
Georgia Southern Eagles Sun Belt
Georgia State Panthers Sun Belt
James Madison Dukes Sun Belt
Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns Sun Belt
Louisiana–Monroe Warhawks Sun Belt
Marshall Thundering Herd Sun Belt
Old Dominion Monarchs Sun Belt
South Alabama Jaguars Sun Belt
Southern Miss Golden Eagles Sun Belt
Texas State Bobcats Sun Belt
Troy Trojans Sun Belt
Gonzaga Bulldogs WCC
Loyola Marymount Lions WCC
Pacific Tigers WCC
Pepperdine Waves WCC
Portland Pilots WCC
Saint Mary’s Gaels WCC
San Diego Toreros WCC
San Francisco Dons WCC
Santa Clara Broncos WCC
BYU Cougars WCC
Abilene Christian Wildcats WAC
California Baptist Lancers WAC
Grand Canyon Antelopes WAC
Seattle Redhawks WAC
Southern Utah Thunderbirds WAC
Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks WAC
Tarleton Texans WAC
UT Arlington Mavericks WAC
Utah Tech Trailblazers WAC
Utah Valley Wolverines WAC
UTRGV Vaqueros WAC
New Mexico State Aggies WAC
Sam Houston Bearkats WAC

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