The Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) is an intercollegiate athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA's Division III. Member institutions are all located in the State of Massachusetts.
The MASCAC sponsors intercollegiate athletic competition in men's baseball, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's cross country, women's field hockey, men's ice hockey, men's and women’s soccer, women's softball, men's and women's track and field, and women's volleyball.
The MASCAC will sponsor football for the first time in 2013. Conference members Bridgewater State, Fitchburg State, Framingham State, Massachusetts Maritime, Westfield State, and Worcester State will depart the New England Football Conference after the 2012 season. Joining them will be fellow NEFC opponents Plymouth State and UMass–Dartmouth, and Western Connecticut State (currently playing football in the New Jersey Athletic Conference). The NEFC will retain the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Division III playoffs.
Member schools 
Current members 
The league currently has eight full members:
|Bridgewater State University
|Fitchburg State University
|Framingham State University
|Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
||North Adams, Massachusetts
|Massachusetts Maritime Academy*
||Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
|Salem State University
|Westfield State University
|Worcester State University
* - Non-basketball all-sports member school
Former members 
Associate members 
Note: Plymouth State and UMass–Dartmouth will also become associate members for football in 2013.
Future associate members 
Note: Western Connecticut State will join the MASCAC as an associate member for football in 2013.
Membership timeline 
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