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1953 NCAA Tournament

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National Champion: Indiana
Final Four: Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana State and Washington
Most Outstanding Player: B.H. Born

Number of Schools: 22

NCAA Brackets: East ▪ West ▪ National Final

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East Regional

Indiana

Indiana 82

Indiana 79

Indiana 80

Indiana

(Bye)

 

DePaul 74

DePaul 80

Miami (OH) 72

  Chicago, IL

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania 57

Notre Dame 66

(Bye)

 

Notre Dame 72

Notre Dame 69

Eastern Kentucky 57

  Kansas City, MO

Wake Forest

Wake Forest 71

Holy Cross 73

Louisiana State 67

(Bye)

 

Holy Cross 87

Holy Cross 79

Navy 74

  Raleigh, NC

Lebanon Valley 80

Lebanon Valley 76

Louisiana State 81

Fordham 67

 

Louisiana State

Louisiana State 89

(Bye)

East Third Place
Pennsylvania 90, DePaul 70
Wake Forest 91, Lebanon Valley 71