The Northeast Conference tournament tips tonight with four quarterfinal matchups. The NEC has yet to record an actual NCAA tournament win (outside of the play-in-games), but that doesn’t mean you should ignore this conference come March. Just ask Villanova, which needed overtime to beat No. 15 seed Robert Morris in 2010.
2018 NEC Tournament Quick Overview
The top eight seeds of the ten team conference make the postseason tournament. Sorry, Sacred Heart and Bryant. Wagner is currently listed as the favorite to punch a ticket to the dance.
The higher seed will host each round on campus and the tournament gets reseeded after tonight’s quarterfinal games. The automatic NCAA bid will be determined in the Championship on Tuesday Mar. 6th.