Will Texas Make the NCAA Tournament?

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Texas forward Dillon Mitchell celebrates after a score against Houston during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Austin, Texas, Monday, Jan. 29, 2024.
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Chase Kiddy @chaseakiddy Feb 13, 2024, 12:21 PM

The Texas Longhorns are expected to make the NCAA Tournament.

At present, nine Big 12 teams are projected to make the NCAA Tournament field. That includes not only Texas but also Cincinnati, the final at-large team in the S-Curve. 

Here are some of the basic ratings for Texas, as of Feb. 13. 

Texas Tournament Resume

Texas March Madness: Last Season

Texas made the NCAA Tournament last season and advanced to the Elite Eight – its best run in March Madness since 2006. 

The Longhorns have now made three straight tournaments.

Texas NCAA Tournament History

SeasonNCAA Tournament HistorySeed
2022-23Elite Eight2
2021-22Second Round6
2020-21First Round3
2019-20Tournament Cancelled N/A
2018-19Did Not QualifyN/A
2017-18First Round10
2016-17Did Not QualifyN/A
2015-16First Round6
2014-15First Round11
2013-14Second Round7
2012-13Did Not QualifyN/A
2011-12First Round11
2010-11Second Round4
2009-10First Round8
2008-09Second Round7
2007-08Elite Eight2
2006-07Second Round4
2005-06Elite Eight2
2004-05First Round8
2003-04Sweet 163
2002-03Final Four1
2001-02Sweet 166
2000-01First Round6
1999-00Second Round5
1998-99First Round7
1997-98Did Not QualifyN/A
1996-97Sweet 1610
1995-96Second Round10
1994-95Second Round11
1993-94Second Round6
1992-93Did Not QualifyN/A
1991-92First Round8
1990-91Second Round5
1989-90Elite Eight10
1988-89Second Round11
1987-88Did Not QualifyN/A
1986-87Did Not QualifyN/A
1985-86Did Not QualifyN/A
1984-85Did Not QualifyN/A

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Chase Kiddy

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Chase Kiddy is a writer for BetMGM and co-host of The Lion's Edge, an NFL and college football podcast available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and everywhere else. He has also written for a number of print and online outlets, including the Richmond Times-Dispatch, Washington Post, Daily News-Record, and HERO Sports. His first novel, Cave Paintings, is in development.

Chase Kiddy is a writer for BetMGM and co-host of The Lion's Edge, an NFL and college football podcast available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and everywhere else. He has also written for a number of print and online outlets, including the Richmond Times-Dispatch, Washington Post, Daily News-Record, and HERO Sports. His first novel, Cave Paintings, is in development.