2023 March Madness: Men’s Conference Tournament Automatic Bid Tracker
The road to the 2023 NCAA Men’s Final Four gets underway with conference tournaments all over the country, which will help determine the Field of 68.
The winners of each of those tournaments will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The NCAA Tournament Committee determines the rest of the field through a selection process. The entire field is revealed on March 12.
The Final Four will be played on April 1 and 3 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Kansas Jayhawks are the defending champions.
Conference tournament began on Feb. 27 and will continue through March 12. The Big 12 Tournament is March 8-11 in Kansas City.
The first automatic bids will be determined on March 5.
We will track the automatic bids for each conference leading up to Selection Sunday. Below is the tracker, which includes the conference, the day of its championship game and, once its determined, its champion. The list below is in order by the date the automatic bid is decided.
2023 NCAA Men’s Tournament Automatic Bids
America East – Vermont
American Athletic – Memphis
Atlantic 10 – VCU
ACC – Duke
ASUN – Kennesaw State
Big 12 – Texas
Big East – Marquette
Big Sky – Montana State
Big South – UNC-Asheville
Big Ten – Purdue
Big West – UC Santa Barbara
CAA – Charleston
Conference USA – Florida Atlantic
Horizon League – Northern Kentucky
Ivy League – Princeton
MAAC – Iona
MAC – Kent State
MEAC – Howard
Missouri Valley – Drake
Mountain West – San Diego State
Northeast – Fairleigh Dickinson
Ohio Valley – Southeast Missouri
Pac-12 – Arizona
Patriot – Colgate
SEC – Alabama
Southern – Furman
Southland – Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
SWAC – Texas Southern
Summit – Oral Roberts
Sun Belt – Louisiana
West Coast – Gonzaga
WAC – Grand Canyon