Gonzaga is 38-22 in the NCAA Tournament
Gonzaga is in the Final Four for the 1st time since 2017 and the 2nd time overall. They are 1-0 in the National Semifinals.
Gonzaga has won 3 straight tournament games against the Pac 12
The WCC is 10-23 vs. the Pac 12.
#1 seeds are 12-5 vs. #6 seeds including 7 straight. The last #6 seed to defeat a #1 seed was Michigan over Ohio State in the 1992 Elite Eight.
USC is 17-21 in the NCAA Tournament
USC is 0-3 vs. #1 seeds and 0-2 vs. AP #1 ranked teams
USC’s 19-point loss is their largest margin of loss in 21 tournament losses. Their previous high was 15 vs. Arizona State in the 1961 Sweet Sixteen.
UCLA is 111-42 in the NCAA Tournament
UCLA is in the Final Four for the 1st time since 2008 and the 19th time overall. They are 13-5 in the National Semifinals.
UCLA is the first Pac 12 team since 2017 to advance to the Final Four when Oregon went.
UCLA is 4-1 vs. Michigan in the tournament.
The Pac 12 is 24-24 vs. the Big Ten in the tournament including 5 straight wins.
UCLA is 5-6 vs. #1 seeds. The win ends a 3-game losing streak against #1 seeds.
#11 seeds are 4-4 vs. #1 seeds. The 0.500 winning percentage is the best winning percentage by any seed against #1 seeds.
The seeds in the Final Four are #1, #1, #2 and #11. That is the second time with that seed combination. It also happened in 1986.
Michigan is 64-29 in the NCAA Tournament
Michigan is 1-5 vs. the Pac 12 in the tournament