2012 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament
NEC Tournament Logo
|Champions||LIU (4th title)|
|Winning coach||Jim Ferry (2nd title)|
|MVP||Julian Boyd LIU|
|2012 NIT, 2012 NCAA,
2012 CBI, 2012 CIT
|Northeast Conference Men's
|2011–12 Northeast Conference men's basketball standings|
|St. Francis (NY)||12||–||6||.667||15||–||15||.500|
|Mount St. Mary's||6||–||12||.333||8||–||21||.276|
|Saint Francis (PA)||5||–||13||.278||6||–||23||.207|
|† 2012 Northeast Conference tournament winner
As of March 17, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll
*Ineligible for conference tournament
The 2012 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament was held between March 1 and 7. All games were held on the campus sites of the higher seed. The winner will receive a bid to the 2012 NCAA Tournament.
The top 8 teams in the standings will qualify for the tournament. The field will be re-seeded after the Quarterfinals so that the #1 seed will host the highest remaining seed, and #2 will host the lowest remaining seed.
Bryant is in its final transition year, thus remains ineligible for the NCAA tournament and thus not allowed to participate.
All games will be played at the venue of the higher seed.
Thursday, March 1
Sunday, March 4
Wednesday, March 7
|4||St. Francis (NY)||72|
- "2012 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule". Retrieved February 14, 2012.
- "2012 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket". Retrieved March 1, 2012.