March Madness bracket: Full list of automatic bids to 2019 NCAA Tournament

College basketball’s conference championship week is here, and a few tournaments are already under way to determine the automatic berths in the 2019 NCAA Tournament. 

A total of 32 teams get automatic bids to the March Madness field, and eight tickets have been punched. Northern Kentucky, Northeastern and Fairleigh Dickinson joined the field Tuesday. That sets up one final week of basketball in the conference tournaments before Selection Sunday on March 17.

SN’s latest 2019 NCAA Tournament projections

Sporting News will track all of those automatic bids to the 2019 NCAA Tournament below as the bracket starts to fill out. 

Here is a look at the full conference tournament schedule (in alphabetical order): 

2019 NCAA Tournament bracket: Automatic bids

AAC | ACC | Big 12 | Big East | Big Ten | Pac-12 | SEC

After Selection Sunday, the First Four games will tip off March Madness in Dayton, Ohio, on Tuesday, March 19, and Wednesday, March 20. The real first round begins after that on March 21-22, with the second round following on March 23-24.

Printable 2019 NCAA Tournament bracket

You can get a blank, printable NCAA Tournament bracket here to fill out during the Selection Sunday show. Sporting News will update the bracket with tournament teams following the show. Here is Sporting News’ latest NCAA Tournament bracket projection.

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