Complete List of 2016 Conference Tournament Championship Dates and Automatic Qualifiers

Julian DeBose and the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles needed overtime to get past Stetson, but Dunk City is headed back to the NCAA Tournament after winning the Atlantic Sun tournament. (Source: Naples Herald)
Julian DeBose and the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles needed overtime to get past Stetson, but Dunk City is headed back to the NCAA Tournament after winning the Atlantic Sun tournament. (Source: Naples Herald)

March is the best month of the year in the sporting world for several reasons. Spring Training gets under way, the NHL and NBA both ramp up as the play-offs near, and the NFL free agency period gets under way.

Then, the best of them all, the NCAA Tournament come back into our lives. Hallelujah!

Trying to keep up with all that goes on in the college basketball world leading up to Selection Sunday and the Big Dance can be challenging, especially with all of the conferences holding their post-season tournaments.

We’ve got you covered.

Below, you can find the brackets for every conference championship, and keep tabs on who has secured the automatic bid for each. Recaps of every championship game can also be found after the tournaments have come to a close.

Be sure to bookmark the page and check back to see who else is headed to the NCAA Tournament as the winners of their respective conference tournament!

America East (Highest Seed Hosts)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Stony Brook Seawolves (Recap)


American Athletic Conference (Orlando, FL)

Bracket / Championship: March 13th


Atlantic 10 Conference (Brooklyn, NY)

Bracket / Championship: March 13th


Atlantic Coast Conference (Washington, DC)

Bracket / Championship: March 13th


Atlantic Sun (Highest Seed Hosts)

Bracket / Automatic bid: Florida Gulf Coast Eagles (Recap)


Big 12 Conference (Kansas City, MO)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Kansas Jayhawks (Recap)


Big East Conference (New York, NY)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Seton Hall Pirates (Recap)


Big Sky Conference (Reno, NV)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Weber State Wildcats (Recap)


Big South Conference (Buies Creek, NC)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: UNC-Asheville Bulldogs (Recap)


Big Ten Conference (Indianapolis, IN)

Bracket / Championship: March 13th


Big West Conference (Anaheim, CA)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Hawaii Warriors (Recap)


Colonial Athletic Association (Baltimore, MD)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: UNC-Wilmington Seahawks (Recap)


Conference USA (Birmingham, AL)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (Recap)


Horizon League (Detroit, MI)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Green Bay Phoenix (Recap)


Ivy League (Regular Season Champion)

No Bracket / Automatic Bid: Yale Bulldogs


Metro Atlantic Athletic Conf. (Albany, NY)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Iona Gaels (Recap)


Mid-American Conference (Cleveland, OH)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Buffalo Bulls (Recap)


Mid-Eastern Athletic Conf. (Norfolk, VA)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Hampton Pirates (Recap)


Missouri Valley Conference (St. Louis, MO)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Northern Iowa Panthers (Recap)


Mountain West Conference (Las Vegas, NV)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Fresno State Bulldogs (Recap)


Northeast Conference (Highest Seed Hosts)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (Recap)


Ohio Valley Conference (Nashville, TN)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Austin Peay Governors (Recap)


Pac-12 Conference (Las Vegas, NV)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Oregon Ducks (Recap)


Patriot League (Highest Seed Hosts)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Holy Cross Crusaders (Recap)


Southeastern Conference (Nashville, TN)

Bracket / Championship: March 13th


Southern Conference (Asheville, NC)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Chattanooga Mocs (Recap)


Southland Conference (Katy, TX)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (Recap)


Southwestern Athletic Conf. (Houston, TX)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Southern Univ. Jaguars (Recap)


Summit League (Sioux Falls, SD)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: South Dakota State Jackrabbits (Recap)


West Coast Conference (Las Vegas, NV)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Gonzaga Bulldogs (Recap)


Western Athletic Conference (Las Vegas, NV)

Bracket / Automatic Bid: Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners (Recap)

 – T.B.