NIT Tournament (8 teams)

All games at Madison Sq. Garden, New York

Quarterfinals Rhode Island St. 51, Tennessee 44
  Bowling Green 60, RPI 45
  DePaul 76, West Virginia 52
  St. John's 34, Muhlenberg 33
Semifinals DePaul 97, Rhode Island St. 53
  Bowling Green 57, St. John's 44
Third Place St. John's 64, Rhode Island St. 57
Championship DePaul 71, Bowling Green 54
Most Valuable Player George Mikan, DePaul