Will Virginia Make the NCAA Tournament?

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Virginia's Reece Beekman (2) looks to pass during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2023, in South Bend, Ind.
(AP Photo/Michael Caterina)
Chase Kiddy @chaseakiddy Feb 29, 2024, 3:06 PM

Virginia is a bubble team, but the Cavaliers are ultimately expected to make the NCAA Tournament thanks in large part to an eight-game winning streak during the heart of ACC play.

Here are some of the basic ratings for Virginia, as of Feb. 29: 

Virginia Tournament Resume

Virginia March Madness: Last Season

Virginia played in the NCAA Tournament in 2023 as a No. 4 seed. It was upset by No. 13 Furman in the first round of the tournament.

It was the second time in three seasons that Virginia played as a No. 4 seed and lost in the first round. 

Virginia NCAA Tournament History

SeasonNCAA Tournament HistorySeed
2022-23First Round4
2021-22Did Not QualifyN/A
2020-21First Round4
2019-20Tournament Cancelled N/A
2018-19Won National Championship1
2017-18First Round1
2016-17Second Round5
2015-16Elite Eight1
2014-15Second Round2
2013-14Sweet 161
2012-13Did Not QualifyN/A
2011-12First Round10
2010-11Did Not QualifyN/A
2009-10Did Not QualifyN/A
2008-09Did Not QualifyN/A
2007-08Did Not QualifyN/A
2006-07Second Round4
2005-06Did Not QualifyN/A
2004-05Did Not QualifyN/A
2003-04Did Not QualifyN/A
2002-03Did Not QualifyN/A
2001-02Did Not QualifyN/A
2000-01First Round5
1999-00Did Not QualifyN/A
1998-99Did Not QualifyN/A
1997-98Did Not QualifyN/A
1996-97First Round9
1995-96Did Not QualifyN/A
1994-95Elite Eight4
1993-94Second Round7
1992-93Sweet 166
1991-92Did Not QualifyN/A
1990-91First Round7
1989-90Second Round 7
1988-89Elite Eight5
1987-88Did Not QualifyN/A
1986-87First Round5
1985-86First Round5
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.