Final Four

What does final four mean?

Last four teams

A sports slang term that stands for the last four teams in the NCAA Men's or Women's Division I Basketball Tournament.

The term represents the last four teams of the tournament, which are the winners of the South, Midwest, West, and East regions. The two teams that win their Final Four games play each other in the championship game. The term may also appear as "Final 4," but is not as common.


One more win and we are in the Final Four!

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Updated March 25, 2015

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