Trivia Quiz: Test Your Basketball Knowledge Skills!

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Trivia Quiz: Test Your Basketball Knowledge Skills!

Basketball is an extremely fun sport both to play and to watch, but one thing we’re going to find out today is just how much you know about it! The sport boasts a rich history of great moments, and it’s up to you to tell us a little about it, from records to locations. Which basketball player suits you the best? Take the following quiz and we’ll find out together!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the MVP of the 95-96 NBA Season?
    • A. 

      Michael Jordan

    • B. 

      Hakeem Olajuwon

    • C. 

      David Robinson

    • D. 

      Karl Malone

  • 2. 
    Who was the 1st man in the NBA to break a glass backboard?
    • A. 

      Walt Frasier

    • B. 

      Bill Russell

    • C. 

      Wilt Chamberlain

    • D. 

      Chuck Conners

  • 3. 
    Who was the number one draft pick the year that Michael Jordan was drafted into the NBA?
    • A. 

      Sam Bowie

    • B. 

      Michael Jordan

    • C. 

      Patrick Ewing

    • D. 

      Hakeem Olajuwon

  • 4. 
    What team has Michael Jordan averaged the most points against in his career?
    • A. 

      Milwaukee

    • B. 

      Atlanta

    • C. 

      Portland

    • D. 

      New York

  • 5. 
    In what city did Shawn Kemp attend high school?
    • A. 

      Springfield, Illinois

    • B. 

      Indianapolis, Indiana

    • C. 

      Detroit, Michigan

    • D. 

      Elkhart, Indiana

  • 6. 
    What NBA player's nickname is "The Junkyard Dog"?
    • A. 

      Jermaine O'Neal

    • B. 

      Jerome Williams

    • C. 

      Ben Wallace

    • D. 

      Antoine Walker

  • 7. 
    Who was the first national team to win against the U.S. men's basketball Dream Team?
    • A. 

      Lithuania

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Yugoslavia

    • D. 

      Argentina

  • 8. 
    In which year was the final four first broadcast in HDTV?
    • A. 

      2000

    • B. 

      2001

    • C. 

      1998

    • D. 

      1999

  • 9. 
    When was the first television broadcast of an NCAA Basketball Championship?
    • A. 

      1944

    • B. 

      1953

    • C. 

      1946

    • D. 

      1949

  • 10. 
    How many regions are there in the NCAA Basketball Championship Tournament?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      6

  • 11. 
    Who was the first person to use the phrase "March Madness" when referring to a basketball tournament?
    • A. 

      H.V. Porter

    • B. 

      Brent Musburger

    • C. 

      Howard Cosell

    • D. 

      Art McKinley

  • 12. 
    What do you call the regional finalists in the NCAA Basketball Championship?
    • A. 

      Sweet Sixteen

    • B. 

      Top Two

    • C. 

      Final Four

    • D. 

      Elite Eight

  • 13. 
    What is the day that the NCAA Basketball Championship brackets are revealed called?
    • A. 

      Selection Sunday

    • B. 

      Super Saturday

    • C. 

      Super Sunday

    • D. 

      Selection Saturday

  • 14. 
    When did the NCAA Basketball Championship expand to 64 teams?
    • A. 

      1987

    • B. 

      1975

    • C. 

      1985

    • D. 

      1980

  • 15. 
    Which university hit a record total of 50 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship appearances in 2008?
    • A. 

      Kentucky

    • B. 

      Duke

    • C. 

      Indiana

    • D. 

      UCLA

  • 16. 
    Which organization is co-owner of the registered trademark "March Madness" with the NCAA?
    • A. 

      IHSA

    • B. 

      AAU

    • C. 

      BSSA

    • D. 

      LCAAC

  • 17. 
    What was Anfernee Hardaway's GPA at Memphis State?
    • A. 

      2.7

    • B. 

      2.9

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      3.4

  • 18. 
    What was Allan Iverson's high school football number?
    • A. 

      21

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      10

  • 19. 
    Which basketball player won the NBA Sixth Man Award in the 1997-98 season playing for Phoenix?
    • A. 

      Ricky Pierce

    • B. 

      Dell Curry

    • C. 

      Danny Manning

    • D. 

      Eddie Johnson

  • 20. 
    Julius Erving had 11,662 career points while playing in the ABA, what place did that put him?
    • A. 

      5th All-Time

    • B. 

      20th All-Time

    • C. 

      8th All-Time

    • D. 

      1st All-Time

  • 21. 
    In the 1968-69 ABA season what Minnesota Muskies player made the ABA All-League Team?
    • A. 

      George McGinnis

    • B. 

      Mel Daniels

    • C. 

      Connie Hawkins

    • D. 

      Larry Jones

  • 22. 
    Which of these ABA basketball players made the All-League Team in 1968-69 season?
    • A. 

      Larry Jones

    • B. 

      Jimmy Jones

    • C. 

      Rick Barry

    • D. 

      Connie Hawkins

  • 23. 
    In the 1985-86 NBA basketball season which player won Rookie of the Year?
    • A. 

      Michael Jordan

    • B. 

      Patrick Ewing

    • C. 

      Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    • D. 

      Michael Ray Richardson

  • 24. 
    NBA's Rookie of the Year Award in 1980-81 went to whom?
    • A. 

      Larry Bird

    • B. 

      Darrell Griffith

    • C. 

      Pau Gasol

    • D. 

      Oscar Robertson

  • 25. 
    In the 1981-82 NBA basketball season this player won Rookie of the Year?
    • A. 

      Walter Davis

    • B. 

      Buck Williams

    • C. 

      Oscar Robertson

    • D. 

      Derrick Coleman