On This Date 3/29/1976
Indiana wins its first NCAA Tournament in 23 years, beating Michigan 86-68 at the Philadelphia Spectrum. It is the third NCAA Tournament Championship for the Hoosiers and the first for coach Bobby Knight. With the championship, Indiana finishes the season with an unbeaten record of 32-0. They were the eighth team in the NCAA Tournament era to post a perfect season; no team has done it since.