Ivy League March 11-12 The Palestra at 33rd and Spruce
2016 champion: Yale

By Mary Cunningham

It’s here!

Championship Week signals the beginning of a month of shear joy for college hoopheads.

And here is a summary of every conference and their tournaments:

ACC
March 7-11
Barclays Center (Brooklyn)
2016 champion: North Carolina


America East
Bracket
March 1, 6 and 11
Campus sites
2016 champion: Stony Brook


American
March 9-12
XL Center (Hartford, Connecticut)
2016 champion: UConn


Atlantic 10
March 8-12
PPG Paints Arena (Pittsburgh)
2016 champion: Saint Joseph’s


Atlantic Sun
Bracket
Feb. 27, March 2 and 5
Campus sites
2016 champion: Florida Gulf Coast


Big 12
March 8-11
Sprint Center (Kansas City, Missouri)
2016 champion: Kansas


Big East
March 8-11
Madison Square Garden (New York)
2016 champion: Seton Hall


Big Sky
March 7-11
Reno Events Center (Reno, Nevada)
2016 champion: Weber State


Big South
Bracket
Feb. 28, March 2, 3 and 5
Campus sites
2016 champion: UNC Asheville


Big Ten
March 8-12
Verizon Center (Washington)
2016 champion: Michigan State


Big West
March 9-11
Honda Center (Anaheim, California)
2016 champion: Hawaii


Colonial Athletic Association
Bracket
March 3-6
North Charleston Coliseum (Charleston, South Carolina)
2016 champion: UNC Wilmington


Conference USA
March 8-11
Legacy Arena (Birmingham, Alabama)
2016 champion: Middle Tennessee


Horizon League
Bracket
March 3-7
Joe Louis Arena (Detroit)
2016 champion: Green Bay


MAAC
Bracket
March 2-6
Times Union Center (Albany, New York)
2016 champion: Iona


MAC
March 8-11
Quicken Loans Arena (Cleveland)
2016 champion: Buffalo


MEAC
March 6-11
Scope Arena (Norfolk, Virginia)
2016 champion: Hampton


Missouri Valley
Bracket
March 2-5
Scottrade Center (St. Louis)
2016 champion: Northern Iowa


Mountain West
March 8-11
Thomas & Mack Center (Las Vegas)
2016 champion: Fresno State


Northeast
Bracket
March 1, 4 and 7
Campus sites
2016 champion: Fairleigh Dickinson


Ohio Valley
Bracket
March 1-4
Nashville Municipal Auditorium (Nashville, Tennessee)
2016 champion: Austin Peay


Pac-12
March 8-11
T-Mobile Arena (Las Vegas)
2016 champion: Oregon


Patriot League
Bracket
Feb. 28, March 2, 5 and 8
Campus sites
2016 champion: Holy Cross


SEC
March 8-12
Bridgestone Arena (Nashville, Tennessee)
2016 champion: Kentucky


Southern
Bracket
March 3-6
U.S. Cellular Center (Asheville, North Carolina)
2016 champion: Chattanooga


Southland
March 8-12
Leonard E. Merrell Center (Katy, Texas)
2016 champion: Stephen F. Austin


Summit League
Bracket
March 4-7
Denny Sanford PREMIER Center (Sioux Falls, South Dakota)
2016 champion: South Dakota State


Sun Belt
March 8, 10-12
Lakefront Arena (New Orleans)
2016 champion: Arkansas Little-Rock


SWAC
March 10-11
Toyota Center (Houston)
2016 champion: Southern


WAC
March 8-11
Orleans Arena (Las Vegas)
2016 champion: CSU Bakersfield


West Coast
Bracket
March 3-4, 6-7
Orleans Arena (Las Vegas)
2016 champion: Gonzaga