The eight regional winners of the 48-team field: NORTHEAST— St. Rose, N.Y. (28-3); EAST— California, Pa. (26-5); SOUTH ATLANTIC— Virginia Union. (27-2); SOUTH— Alabama A&M (27-2); SOUTH CENTRAL— North Alabama (24-7); GREAT LAKES— Northern Kentucky (23-6); NORTH CENTRAL— Fort Hays St., Kan. (31-0); WEST— Cal St. Bakersfield (26-3).
The Elite Eight was played March 20-23, in Louisville, Ky. There was no third place game.
|California-PA 95||Alabama A&M 85|
|Fort Hays St. 71||North Alabama 68|
|Va. Union 99||St. Rose 72|
|N. Kentucky 56||CS-Bakersfield 55|
|Fort Hays St. 76||California-PA 56|
|N. Kentucky 68||Va. Union 66|
|Fort Hays St. 70||N. Kentucky 63|
Most Valuable Players Other Men's 1996 Tournaments Other Men's 1996 Tournaments: NCAA Division III