1938 (6 teams)—Bradley, Colorado U., Long Island, New York U., Oklahoma A. and M., Temple.
Quarter-finals—Temple beat Bradley, 53-40.
New York U. beat Long Island, 39-37.
Semi-finals—Temple beat Oklahoma A. and M., 56-44.
Colorado beat New York U., 48-47.
Final—Temple beat Colorado, 60-36.
Third place-Oklahoma A. and M. beat New York U., 37-24.
1939 (6 teams)—Bradley, Long Island, Loyola (Chicago), New Mexico A. and M., Roanoke,
Quarter-finals—Long Island beat New Mexico, 52-45.
St. John's beat Roanoke, 71-47.
Semi-finals—Long Island beat Bradley, 36-32.
Loyola beat St. John's, 51-46.
Final—Long Island beat Loyola, 44-32.
Third place—Bradley beat St. John's, 40-35.
1940 (6 teams)—Colorado, DePaul, Duquesne, Long Island, OklahomaA. and M., St. Johns.
Quarter-finals—DePaul beat Long Island, 45-38.
Duquesne beat St. John's, 38-31.
Semi-finals—Colorado beat DePaul, 52-37.
Duquesne beat Oklahoma A. and M., 34-30.
Final—Colorado beat Duquesne, 51-40.
Third place-Oklahoma A. and M. beat DePaul, 23-22.
1941 (8 teams)—City College of New York, Duquesne, Long Island, Ohio, Rhode Island, Seton
Hall, Virginia, Westminster.
Quarter-finals—CCNY beat Virginia, 64-35.
Ohio U. beat Duquesne, 55-40.
Seton Hall beat Rhode Island, 70-54.
Long Island beat Westminster, 48-36.
Semi-finals—Long Island beat Seton Hall, 49-26.
OhioU. beat CCNY, 45-43.
Final-Long Island beat Ohio U., 56-42.
Third place-CCNY beat Seton Hall, 42-27.
1942 (8 teams)—CCNY, Creighton, Long Island, Rhode Island, Toledo, Western Kentucky, West
Texas, West Virginia.
Quarter-finals—West Virginia beat Long Island, 58-49.
Creighton beat West Texas, 59-58.
Western Kentucky beat CCNY, 49-46.
Toledo beat Rhode Island, 82-71.
Semi-finals—West Virginia beat Toledo, 51-39.
Western Kentucky beat Creighton, 49-36.
Final—West Virginia beat Western Kentucky, 47-45.
Third place—Creighton beat Toledo, 48-46.
1943 (8 teams)—Creighton, Fordham, Manhattan, Rice, St. John's, Toledo, Washington and
Jefferson, Western Kentucky.
Quarter-finals—St. John's beat Rice, 51-49.
Fordham beat Western Kentucky, 60-58.
Toledo beat Manhattan, 54-47.
Washington and Jefferson beat Creighton, 43-42.
Semi-finals—Toledo beat Washington and Jefferson, 46-39.
St. John's beat Fordham, 69-43.
Final-St. John's beat Toledo, 48-27.
Third place—Washington and Jefferson beat Fordham, 39-34.
1944 (8 teams)—Bowling Green, Canisius, DePaul, Kentucky, Muhlenberg, OklahomaA. and M.,
St. John's, Utah.
Quarter-finals—Oklahoma A. and M. beat Canisius, 43-29.
Kentucky beat Utah, 46-38.
St. John's beat Bowling Green, 44-40.
DePaul beat Muhlenberg, 68-45.
Semi-finals—St. John's beat Kentucky, 48-45.
DePaul beat Oklahoma A. and M., 41-38.