Conference tournament season is here, which means the final countdown to the Big Dance is on. Over a span of nine days from March 4 to 12, all 32 Division-I conferences will decide their automatic bids to the NCAA Tournament.
Yes, even the Ivy League — historically the lone conference to give its regular-season champion the auto-nod — is getting in on the fun this year. The conference will stage its first ever tournament, a four-team, two-day affair on March 11 and 12.
We’ll update the table below as teams lock up those automatic berths.
The full tournament field will be announced March 12, after the final conference title games wrap up. In the meantime, check out Stewart Mandel’s archive for his latest Bracket Watch projections of how it’s all shaking out.