Definition of Final Four in English:

Final Four

Syllabification: Fi·nal Four

noun

  • The four teams that qualify for the championship round in the annual NCAA men’s or women’s college basketball tournament.
    More example sentences
    • He wasn't good in this year's NCAA Tournament, but he led a Final Four team in scoring and has great athletic potential.
    • Much of the enthusiasm regarding KU's potential to repeat as a Final Four team waned as the result of star junior forward Drew Gooden's departure for the NBA.
    • And, lest we forget, Gonzaga, which is currently ranked sixth and looking like a Final Four team, plays not in a power league but in the West Coast Conference.

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