Bracket breakdown: 3 New England D1 men’s teams earn NCAA tourney spots


Quinnipiac hoists the MAAC championship trophy. (QU Athletics)

The 48-team field for the 2022 Division 1 men’s NCAA Tournament is set. 

The bracket is made up of champions from 23 conferences, who qualified automatically, in addition to 25 teams that were selected at-large. The top 16 teams were seeded and received first-round byes. All first-round games will be played Thursday on campus sites, while all second-round action will take place Sunday. The third round will be played Nov. 26 and 27, while the quarterfinals will be played Dec. 2 and 3.

Three New England programs will be part of The Big Dance, including two from the America East Conference.


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