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Ranking the tallest to shortest teams in March Madness 2024
Credit: James Snook-USA TODAY Sports

Ranking the tallest to shortest teams in March Madness 2024

(BVM) – Here is a ranking of all 68 teams in the 2024 NCAA men’s basketball tournament — arranged from the tallest to the shortest team.

The tallest team by average height is the Washington State Cougars, while the Houston Cougars fall as one of the shortest teams in March Madness.

Notably, the tallest person in the March Madness tournament is 7-foot-4 Purdue center Zach Edey. 

Here are the tallest to shortest teams by average height according to KenPom’s metrics, which were “computed by taking the average listed height of every player on the team, weighted by minutes played. Players that have played less than 10% of their team’s minutes are not included.”

1. Washington State Cougars79.3No. 26
T-2. Kentucky Wildcats78.8No. 11
T-2. Kansas Jayhawks78.8No. 14
T-2. Illinois Fighting Illini78.8No. 12
T-5. Florida Gators78.7No. 25
T-5. Colorado Buffaloes78.7No. 39
T-7. Creighton Bluejays78.5No. 10
T-7. Saint Mary’s Gaels78.5No. 20
T-7. BYU Cougars78.5No. 17
T-10. Wisconsin Badgers78.4No. 19
T-10. Connecticut Huskies78.4No. 1
T-10. Clemson Tigers78.4No. 22
T-13. Boise State Broncos78.3No. 38
T-13. Baylor Bears78.3No. 9
T-15. Yale Bulldogs78.2No. 52
T-15. Duke Blue Devils78.2No. 13
T-15. Alabama Crimson Tide78.2No. 16
T-18. Grand Canyon Antelopes78.1No. 47
T-18. TCU Horned Frogs78.1No. 35
T-18. Purdue Boilermakers78.1No. 3
T-18. Morehead State Eagles78.1No. 57
T-18. Marquette Golden Eagles78.1No. 7
T-18. Arizona Wildcats78.1No. 6
T-24. Nevada Wolf Pack77.9No. 37
T-24. Colgate Raiders77.9No. 58
26. Virginia Cavaliers77.8No. 41
T-27. Gonzaga Bulldogs77.7No. 21
T-27. Auburn Tigers77.7No. 15
T-27. Stetson Hatters77.7No. 64
T-30. Iowa State Cyclones77.6No. 8
T-30. San Diego State Aztecs77.6No. 18
T-30. Northwestern Wildcats77.6No. 36
33. Charleston Cougars77.5No. 54
T-34. South Carolina Gamecocks77.4No. 24
T-34. Nebraska Cornhuskers77.4No. 29
T-36. Western Kentucky Hilltoppers77.3No. 60
T-36. Utah State Aggies77.3No. 30
T-36. Michigan State Spartans77.3No. 33
T-36. James Madison Dukes77.3No. 48
T-40. Saint Peter’s Peacocks77.2No. 62
T-40. North Carolina Tar Heels77.2No. 4
T-42. UAB Blazers77.1No. 50
T-42. Texas A&M Aggies77.1No. 34
T-42. South Dakota State Jackrabbits77.1No. 61
T-42. New Mexico Lobos77.1No. 42
T-42. Longwood Lancers77.1No. 63
T-42. Long Beach State Beach77.1No. 59
48. Montana State Bobcats77.0No. 65
T-49. Vermont Catamounts76.9No. 51
T-49. Mississippi State Bulldogs76.9No. 32
T-49. Dayton Flyers76.9No. 28
T-52. Grambling State Tigers76.8No. 66
T-52. Akron Zips76.8No. 56
T-52. Oregon Ducks76.8No. 43
55. Texas Longhorns76.7No. 27
T-56. Tennessee Volunteers76.6No. 5
T-56. Colorado State Rams76.6No. 44
T-58. Oakland Golden Grizzlies76.5No. 55
T-58. Florida Atlantic Owls76.5No. 31
T-58. Duquesne Dukes76.5No. 46
T-61. Texas Tech Red Raiders76.4No. 23
T-61. Howard Bison76.4No. 67
T-61. Drake Bulldogs76.4No. 40
64. Wagner Seahawks76.2No. 68
65. McNeese State Cowboys76.0No. 49
66. Houston Cougars75.9No. 2
67. Samford Bulldogs75.7No. 53
68. NC State WolfpackN/ANo. 45