|Finals site||Madison Square Garden|
New York City
|Champions||Utah Utes (1st title)|
|Runner-up||Kentucky Wildcats (2nd title game)|
|Winning coach||Vadal Peterson (1st title)|
|MVP||Vern Gardner (Utah)|
The 1947 National Invitation Tournament was the 1947 edition of the annual NCAA college basketball competition. The Utah Utes won the tournament, led by Wataru Misaka. Misaka later joined the New York Knicks and became the first person of color to play in modern professional basketball.
Below is a list of the 8 teams selected for the tournament.
Below is the tournament bracket.
|Third place game|