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NCAA Basketball Conference Tournament Schedule

The NCAA awards 32 automatic bids to the NCAA tournament and 31 of those will be determined through each conference's tournament. The Ivy League does not hold a conference tournament. Its regular-season champion earns the automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

2016 conference tournaments
Conference Tournament site Dates (TV for Championship) 2005 Champion
AAC Orlando, Fla. March 10-13 (ESPN) SMU
ACC Washington D.C. March 8-12 (ESPN) Notre Dame
America East Campus sites March 2, 7 & 12 (ESPN2) Albany
Atlantic 10 Brooklyn March 9-13 (CBS) VCU
Atlantic Sun Campus sites March 1, 3 & 6 (ESPN2) North Florida
Big East New York March 9-12 (FOX) Villanova
Big Sky Reno, Nev. March 8, 10-12 (TBA) E. Washington
Big South Buies Creek, N.C. March 3-6 (ESPN) Coastal Carolina
Big Ten Indianpolis March 9-13 (CBS) Wisconsin
Big 12 Kansas City March 9-12 (ESPN) Iowa State
Big West Anaheim March 10-12 (ESPN2) UC-Irvine
Colonial Baltimore March 4-7 (NBCSN) Northeastern
Conference USA Birmingham, Ala. March 8-12 (FS1) UAB
Horizon League Detroit March 5-8 (ESPN/ESPN2) Valparaiso
Ivy League No conference tournament Harvard
MAAC Albany, N.Y. March 3-7 (ESPN) Manhattan
MAC Cleveland, Ohio March 7, 10-12 (ESPN2) Buffalo
MEAC Norfolk, Va. March 7-12 (TBA) Hampton
Missouri Valley St. Louis March 3-6 (CBS) Northern Iowa
Mountain West Las Vegas March 9-12 (CBS) Wyoming
Northeast Campus sites March 2, 5, 8 (ESPN/ESPN2) Robert Morris
Ohio Valley Nashville March 2-5 (ESPN2) Belmont
Pac-12 Las Vegas March 9-12 (FS1) Arizona
Patriot Campus sites March 1, 3, 6, 9 (CBS Sports Network) Lafayette
SEC Nashville March 9-13 (ESPN) Kentucky
Southern Asheville, N.C March 4-7 (ESPN2) Wofford
Southland Katy, Texas March 8-12 (ESPN2) S.F. Austin
Summit Sioux Falls, S.D. March 5-8 (ESPN2) North Dakota State
Sun Belt New Orleans March 10-13 (ESPN2) Georgia State
SWAC Houston March 8-12 (ESPNU) Texas Southern
WAC Las Vegas March 10-12 (ESPNU) New Mexico State
West Coast Las Vegas March 4-5 & 7-8 (ESPN) Gonzaga

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