Seeds of NCAA Tournament Champions

Most champions (31 out of 35) of the NCAA Tournament were 1, 2, or 3-seeds.  If we ignore the first four crazy years of the tournament (since expanding to 64 teams), 29 of the last 31 champs were a 1, 2, or 3-seed.  The following tables show how many times each seed has won the tournament and lists the seed and champ for each year.

Seed# of Champs% of Champs
12263%
2514%
3411%
413%
500%
613%
713%
813%
YearSeed-Champ
20191-Virginia
20181-Villanova
20171-North Carolina
20162-Villanova
20151-Duke
20147-Connecticut
20131-Louisville
20121-Kentucky
20113-Connecticut
20101-Duke
20091-North Carolina
20081-Kansas
20071-Florida
20063-Florida
20051-North Carolina
20042-Connecticut
20033-Syracuse
20021-Maryland
20011-Duke
20001-Michigan State
19991-Connecticut
19982-Kentucky
19974-Arizona
19961-Kentucky
19951-UCLA
19941-Arkansas
19931-North Carolina
19921-Duke
19912-Duke
19901-UNLV
19893-Michigan
19886-Kansas
19871-Indiana
19862-Louisville
19858-Villanova