Atlantic Hockey playoff central

2016 tournament

Format: All 11 teams qualify. The top five seeds get byes into the quarterfinals, while seeds six through 11 play first-round series to determine the final three teams in the quarterfinals.

First round: Best-of-three series, March 4-6 at campus sites: Seed 11 at 6, 10 at 7, 9 at 8. Schedule/results

Quarterfinals: Best-of-three series, March 11-13 at campus sites: Lowest remaining overall seed at 1; second-lowest remaining overall seed at 2, third-lowest remaining seed at 3, 5 at 4. Schedule/results

Championship: At Blue Cross Arena, Rochester, N.Y. March 18: Semifinals, 5 p.m. EDT and TBA. March 19: Semifinal winners, 7 p.m. EDT. Schedule/results

Note: Teams are reseeded after the first and quarterfinal rounds.

First round
March 4-6
March 11-13
March 18
March 19

8 Bentley
9 Sacred Heart

6 Army West Point
11 American International

7 Canisius
10 Niagara

1 Robert Morris

3 Holy Cross
Army West Point

2 Air Force

4 Mercyhurst

Robert Morris
Army West Point

Air Force

Robert Morris

Tournament coverage

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