NIT bracket 2024: Tournament schedule, scores, dates as Georgia upsets No. 1 seed Wake Forest in second round


The 2024 NIT Tournament continued Sunday with five second-round games on the schedule. The opening game featured No. 1 seed Indiana State taking care of business against Minnesota for a 76-64 win. The Sycamores will face No. 2 Cincinnati in the quarterfinals next week.

Georgia went on the road and upset No. 1 seed Wake Forest 72-66. Wake Forest was without star forward Hunter Sallis due to injury. The Bulldogs will play No. 2 seed Ohio State with a trip to the semifinals on the line.

VCU continued its remarkable tournament run with a 70-65 win over USF on the road. Four players scored in double-figures for the Rams to set up a date with No. 2 Utah next week. The Utes recorded a 91-82 win over Iowa behind a triple-double from Deivon Smith (19 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists), and 31 points from Gabe Madsen

The final game of the day featured UNLV eliminating Boston College, 79-70. The Rebels will face No. 1 seed Seton Hall next.

All times Eastern

2024 NIT bracket, scores, schedule 

Games in the first three rounds to be played at the higher-seeded team’s home arena

Top left region 

First round

  • No. 1 Seton Hall 75, Saint Joseph’s 72 (OT)
  • UNLV 84, No. 2 Princeton 77
  • Boston College 62, No. 3 Providence 57
  • North Texas 84, No. 4 LSU 77

Second round

  • No. 1 Seton Hall 72, North Texas 58 — Recap
  •  UNLV 79, Boston College 70 — Recap

Quarterfinals

  • No. 1 Seton Hall vs. UNLV

Bottom left region

First round

  • No. 1 Wake Forest 87, Appalachian State 76
  • No. 2 Ohio State 88, Cornell 83
  • No. 3 Virginia Tech 74, Richmond 58
  • No. 4 Georgia 78, Xavier 76

Second round

  • No. 2 Ohio State 81, No. 3 Virginia Tech 73 — Recap
  • No. 4 Georgia 72, No. 1 Wake Forest 66 — Recap

Quarterfinals

  • No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 4 Georgia

Upper right region

First round

  • No. 1 Indiana State 101, SMU 92
  • No. 2 Cincinnati 73, San Francisco 72 (OT)
  • No. 3 Bradley 74, Loyola Chicago 62
  • Minnesota 73, No. 4 Butler 72

Second round

  • No. 2 Cincinnati 74, No. 3 Bradley 57 — Recap
  • No. 1 Indiana State 76, Minnesota 64 — Recap

Quarterfinals

  • No. 2 Cincinnati vs. No. 1 Indiana State

Lower right region

  • VCU 70, No. 1 Villanova 61
  • No. 2 Utah 84, UC Irvine 75
  • No. 3 Iowa 91, Kansas State 82
  • USF 83, No. 4 UCF 77 

Second round 

  • VCU 70, USF 65 — Recap
  • No. 2 Utah 91, No. 3 Iowa 82 — Recap

Quarterfinals

Semifinals

April 2, Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis

NIT Championship

April 4, Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis





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