NCAA College Basketball Conferences

NCAA College Basketball Conferences

America East

NCAA Basketball - America East
The America East Conference is a NCAA Division I college athletic conference whose members are located mainly in the northeastern United States.

Mid-American

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The Mid-American Conference (MAC) is a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I college athletic conference with a membership base in the Great Lakes region that stretches from New York to Illinois.

ACC

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The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is a collegiate athletic league in the United States. Founded in 1953, the ACC sanctions competition for its twelve member universities in twenty-three sports in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association.

MEAC

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The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) is a collegiate athletic conference of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in the Southeastern United States. It participates in the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Division I.

Atlantic Sun

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The Atlantic Sun Conference (A-Sun) is a college athletic conference operating primarily in the Southeastern United States.

Missouri Valley

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The Missouri Valley Conference (also called MVC or simply ‘The Valley’) is a college athletic conference whose members are located in the midwestern United States. The conference participates in the NCAA’s Division I.

Atlantic 10

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The Atlantic 10 Conference (A-10) is a college athletic conference which operates mostly on the United States’ eastern seaboard.

Mountain West

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The Mountain West Conference (MWC), the youngest of the college athletic conferences affiliated with the NCAA’s Division I FBS (formerly I-A), officially began operations in July 1999.

Big East

NCAA Basketball - Big East
The Big East Conference is a collegiate athletics conference consisting of sixteen universities in the eastern half of the United States. The Big East was founded in 1979.

Northeast

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The Northeast Conference (NEC) is a college athletic conference whose schools are members of the NCAA. Founded in 1981 as the ECAC-Metro Conference, member schools changed the conference name beginning in 1989. Participating schools come from the northeastern United States.

Big Sky

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The Big Sky Conference (or BSC) is an intercollegiate college athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA’s Division I. The BSC was founded in 1963. Member institutions are located in the western United States.

Ohio Valley

NCAA Basketball - Ohio Valley
The Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) is a college athletic conference which operates in the midwestern and southeastern United States. It participates in Division I of the NCAA.

Big South

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The Big South Conference is a college athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA’s Division I. The Big South, founded in 1983, is firmly rooted in the southeastern United States, with member institutions located in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia

PAC 10

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The Pacific-10 Conference (Pac-10) is a college athletic conference which operates in the western United States. The self-proclaimed ‘Conference of Champions,’ the Pac-10 has won more NCAA National Team Championships than any other conference in history.

Big Ten

NCAA Basketball - Big Ten
The Big Ten Conference is the United States’ oldest Division I college athletic conference. The Institutions are located primarily in the Midwestern United States.

Patriot League

NCAA Basketball - Patriot League
The Patriot League is a college athletic conference which operates in the northeastern United States. It participates in the NCAA’s Division I for all sports.

Big 12

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The Big 12 Conference is a college athletic conference of twelve schools located in the Central United States. It is a member of the NCAA’s Division I for all sports.

Southeastern

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The Southeastern Conference (SEC) is a college athletic conference headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, which operates in the southeastern part of the United States.

Big West

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The Big West Conference (BWC) is an NCAA-affiliated Division I mid-major college athletic conference. It is the nation’s only Division I conference with its entire membership located in one state.

Southern

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The Southern Conference (or SoCon) is a Division I college athletic conference affiliated with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The conference was formed on February 25, 1921 in Atlanta as fourteen member institutions split from the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association.

Colonial Athletic

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The Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) is an NCAA Division III collegiate athletic conference in the Mid-Atlantic United States. The conference, founded in 1992 as the Pennsylvania Athletic Conference, changed its name in 2008.

Southland

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The Southland Conference is a college athletic conference which operates in the south central United States. It participates in the NCAA’s Division I for all sports. The Conference’s offices are located in the Dallas suburb of Frisco, Texas.

Conference USA

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Conference USA, officially abbreviated C-USA, is a college athletic conference whose member institutions are located within the Southern United States.

Summit League

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The Summit League (or The Summit) is an NCAA Division I college athletic conference which operates primarily in the Midwestern United States, with outlying teams in Louisiana and Utah.

Great West

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The Great West Conference is an NCAA college athletic conference in the continental United States.

SWAC

NCAA Basketball - SWAC
The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is a college athletic conference headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. It participates in the NCAA’s Division I for all sports.

Horizon League

NCAA Basketball - Horizon League
The Horizon League is a ten school, NCAA Division I college athletic conference whose members are located in five of the Midwestern United States. The Horizon League is best known for its men’s basketball teams, and is one of the top performing NCAA Division I conferences in that sport according to the NCAA Men’s Basketball RPI.

Sun Belt

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The Sun Belt Conference is a college athletic conference that has been affiliated with the NCAA’s Division I since 1976. The Sun Belt has member institutions distributed primarily across the southern United States.

Independents

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NCAA Division I independent basketball schools are four-year institutions that do not belong to a basketball conference or a primary conference for all sports teams.

West Coast

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The West Coast Conference (WCC) is an NCAA collegiate athletics conference consisting of eight member schools across the states of California, Oregon, and Washington.

Ivy League

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The Ivy League is an athletic conference comprising eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism.

Western Athletic

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The Western Athletic Conference (WAC) is an American collegiate athletic conference, which was formed on July 27, 1962. The WAC covers a broad expanse of the western United States.

MAAC

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The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) is a college athletic conference which operates in the northeastern United States. MAAC teams compete in the NCAA’s Division I. The conference was founded in 1980 and most of the members are Catholic or formerly Catholic institutions