May 12, 2013

2013 Playoff Central

The eight 2013 regionals and sites:

The eight regionals will be held May 15-19 with each regional champion booking a ticket to Appleton, Wis., for the championship round that will be held May 24-28.

Who's in the tournament? The playoff field consists of 56 teams. Thirty-eight (38) Pool A bids will be awarded to conference automatic qualifiers through May 12. On May 12, the national selection committee decides who gets the four Pool B and 14 Pool C at-large bids. and is scheduled to release the playoff seedings at 10 am on Monday May 13, 2013.

Who's in the tournament? The playoff field consists of 56 teams. Thirty-eight (38) Pool A bids will be awarded to conference automatic qualifiers through May 12. On May 12, the national selection committee decides who gets the four Pool B and 14 Pool C at-large bids. and is scheduled to release the

In the three weeks before the playoff field is announced, regional rankings are announced each Thursday.

The conferences with Pool A (38 bids) in 2013 are:
Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference: Penn State Behrend
     Regular season champion: Penn State Behrend
American Southwest Conference: Texas-Tyler
     Regular season East division champion: Texas-Tyler
     Regular season West division champion: Texas Lutheran
Capital Athletic Conference: Salisbury
     Regular season champion: Salisbury
Centennial Conference: Franklin and Marshall
     Regular season champion: Johns Hopkins
College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin: Augustana
     Regular season champion: Illinios Wesleyan
Colonial States Athletic Conference: Keystone
     Regular season champion: Keystone
Commonwealth Conference: Alvernia
     Regular season champion: Alvernia
Commonwealth Coast Conference: Endicott
     Regular season champion: Western New England
Freedom Conference: Misericordia
     Regular season champion: Misericordia
Great Northeast Athletic Conference: St. Joseph's (Maine)
     Regular season champion: Johnson and Wales
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference: Manchester
     Regular season champion: Manchester
Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference: Wartburg
     Regular season champion: Wartburg
Landmark Conference: Moravian
     Regular season champion: Catholic
Liberty League: RPI
     Regular season champion: Union
Little East Conference: Southern Maine
     Regular season champion: Southern Maine
Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference: Salem State
     Regular season champion: Salem State
Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association: Adrian
    Regular season champion: Hope
Midwest Conference: Ripon
    Regular season North division champion: Ripon
    Regular season South division champion: Knox
Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference: St. Thomas
     Regular season champion: St. Thomas
New England Collegiate Conference: Daniel Webster
     Regular season champion: Daniel Webster
New England Small College Athletic Conference: Amherst
     Regular season East division champion: Trinity (Conn.)
     Regular season West division champion: Wesleyan
New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference: Wheaton (Mass.)
     Regular season champion: Wheaton (Mass.)
New Jersey Athletic Conference: Rowan
     Regular season champion: Kean
North Coast Athletic Conference: Wooster
     Regular season East division champion: Wooster
     Regular season West division champion: Denison
North Eastern Athletic Conference: Penn State Harrisburg
     Regular season champion: Gallaudet
Northern Athletics Conference: Concordia (Ill.)
     Regular season champion: Concordia (Ill.)
Northwest Conference: Linfield
     Regular season champion: Linfield
Ohio Athletic Conference: Mount Union
     Regular season champion: Marietta
Old Dominion Athletic Conference: Randolph-Macon
     Regular season champion: Bridgewater (Va.)
Presidents’ Athletic Conference: Washington and Jefferson
     Regular season champion: Washington and Jefferson
Skyline Conference: Farmingdale State
     Regular season champion: Farmingdale State
St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference: Webster
     Regular season champion: Webster
Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference: Cal Lutheran
     Regular season champion: Cal Lutheran
Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference: Trinity (Texas)
     Regular season champion: Centenary (La.)
State University of New York Athletic Conference: Cortland State
     Regular season champion: Cortland State
USA South Athletic Conference: Methodist
     Regular season champion: Christopher Newport
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference: St. Scholastica
     Regular season champion: St. Scholastica
Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference: UW-Stevens Point
     Regular season champion: UW-Whitewater

The teams that qualified from Pool B (4 bids) in 2013:
Case Western Reserve
Huntingdon
Ithaca
Millsaps

The teams that qualified from Pool C (14 bids) in 2013:
Benedictine
Bridgewater (Va.)
Illinois Wesleyan
Johns Hopkins
Kean
Marietta
MIT
Neumann
Pomona-Pitzer
Ramapo
Texas Lutheran
Thomas More
UW-Whitewater

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