How Many March Madness Appearances Has Each WNY School Made?
As we watched the University at Buffalo s win the MAC title over the weekend against Tolendo, it granted the Bull its third appearance ever to the NCAA tournament.
St. Bonaventure, although it lost over the weekend, had a chance to make it into the tournament and snuck in! Although Bonnies got robbed last year, they'll play in the first four this year which means WNY will have 2 teams in some March Madness action!
How many appearances does each WNY school have in NCAA tournament?
St. Bonaventure7 Appearances
Bonnies had a chance, but came up short in 2019.
Canisius was the first WNY school to debut an appearance in the Big Dance back in the 50's but have not returned since 1996.
The Bulls won the MAC tournament for the 4th time in 5 years to send them again to the D1 NCAA bracket!
The last time the Purple Eagles went to the tournament was 2012.