The eight regional winners of the 48-team field: NORTHEAST—Adelphi (31-0); EAST—Queens-NC (26-5); SOUTH ATLANTIC—Johnson C. Smith (27-4); SOUTH—Tampa (24-6); SOUTH CENTRAL—Washburn (27-4); GREAT LAKES—Kentucky Wesleyan (28-3); NORTH CENTRAL—Southwest St. (28-6); WEST—Western Wash. (26-3).
The Elite Eight was played March 21-24, at Bakersfield, Calif. There was no Third Place game.
|Ky. Wesleyan 85||Southwest St. 66|
|Tampa 82||Adelphi 68|
|Washburn 70||Johnson C. Smith 64|
|Western Wash. 89||Queens (N.C.) 85|
|Ky. Wesleyan 85||OT||Tampa 84|
|Washburn 96||Western Wash. 90|
|Ky. Wesleyan 72||Washburn 63|