Who Won the 2017 NCAA Mens Basketball Championship?

North Carolina Tar Heels

North Carolina
Date: 
Apr 3, 2017
Score: 
71-65
Site: 
University of Phoenix Stadium - Glendale, AZ
Runner Up: 
Gonzaga Bulldogs

The North Carolina men's basketball program won their 6th national championship with a 71-65 victory over the Gonzaga Bulldogs.

Justin Jackson delivered the go-ahead 3-point play with 1:40 left in the game and the Tar Heels held on, after a hearbreaking loss in last season's championship game. It was the third title for coach Roy Williams.

27 fouls were called in the second half, and many key players spent time on the bench in foul trouble.

Joel Berry II led North Carolina with 22 points. Jackson added 16.

North Carolina 71
Gonzaga 65

East Region

1 Villanova76   
16 Mount St Mary's561 Villanova62  
  8 Wisconsin83 
8 Wisconsin848 Wisconsin65  
9 Virginia Tech74   
   4 Florida70
5 Virginia76   
12 UNC Wilmington715 Virginia39  
  4 Florida84 
4 Florida804 Florida65  
13 E Tennessee St65   
  SOUTH CAROLINA
6 SMU65   
11 USC6611 USC78  
  3 Baylor50 
3 Baylor913 Baylor82  
14 New Mexico St73   
   7 South Carolina77
7 South Carolina93   
10 Marquette737 South Carolina88  
  7 South Carolina70 
2 Duke872 Duke81  
15 Troy65   

West Region

1 Gonzaga66   
16 Sout Dakota St461 Gonzaga79  
  1 Gonzaga61 
8 Northwestern688 Northwestern73  
9 Vanderbilt66   
   1 Gonzaga83
5 Notre Dame60   
12 Princeton585 Notre Dame71  
  4 West Virginia58 
4 West Virginia864 West Virginia83  
13 Bucknell80   
  GONZAGA
6 Maryland65   
11 Xavier7611 Xavier91  
  11 Xavier73 
3 Florida State863 Florida State66  
14 Florida Gulf Coast80   
   11 Xavier59
7 St. Mary's85   
10 VCU777 St. Mary's60  
  2 Arizona71 
2 Arizona1002 Arizona69  
15 North Dakota82   

Widwest Region

1 Kansas100   
16 UC Davis621 Kansas90  
  1 Kansas98 
8 Miami (FL)589 Michigan State70  
9 Michigan State78   
   1 Kansas60
5 Iowa State84   
12 Nevada735 Iowa State76  
  4 Purdue66 
4 Purdue804 Purdue80  
13 Vermont70   
  OREGON
6 Creighton72   
11 Rhode Island8411 Rhode Island72  
  3 Oregon69 
3 Oregon933 Oregon75  
14 Iona77   
   3 Oregon74
7 Michigan92   
10 Oklahoma State917 Michigan73  
  7 Michigan68 
2 Louisville782 Louisville69  
15 Jacksonville St63   

South Region

1 North Carolina103   
16 Texas Southern641 North Carolina72  
  1 North Carolina92 
8 Arkansas778 Arkansas65  
9 Seton Hall71   
   1 North Carolina75
5 Minnesota72   
12 Middle Tennessee8112 Middle Tennessee65  
  4 Butler80 
4 Butler764 Butler74  
13 Winthrop64   
  NORTH CAROLINA
6 Cincinnati75   
11 Kansas State616 Cincinnati67  
  3 UCLA75 
3 UCLA973 UCLA79  
14 Kent State80   
   2 Kentucky73
7 Dayton58   
10 Wichita State6410 Wichita State62  
  2 Kentucky86 
2 Kentucky792 Kentucky65  
15 Northern Kentucky70   

Final Four

Oregon76  
North Carolina77North Carolina71 
  NORTH CAROLINA
Gonzaga77Gonzaga65 
South Carolina73