The 2019 NCAA Division I men’s soccer tournament continues to inch closer with conference tournaments getting under way. We’re tracking all of the action as automatic bids are filled and the 48-team field takes shape.
Out of 48 teams, 21 receive automatic qualification by winning a conference tournament while 24 reach the postseason through an at-large bid. Additionally, three automatic bids will be awarded to the regular-season champions of the Ivy League, Pac-12 and West Coast conferences.
At-large bids are chosen by the NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Committee. The complete 48-team field will be released at 1 p.m. ET on Monday, Nov. 18, during the selection show on NCAA.com.
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Tap or click on each conference below to access full brackets and more information about each postseason tournament. As bids are claimed, we will update the table below.
Note: Sites listed are for the final round of competition. Locations for conferences that travel to the highest remaining seed will be posted as that information becomes available.
|ACC||Cary, NC||Nov. 5-17||TBD|
|America East||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 9-17||TBD|
|American Athletic||Orlando, FL||Nov. 9-16||TBD|
|Atlantic 10||Bronx, NY||Nov. 9-17||TBD|
|Atlantic Sun||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 8-16||TBD|
|Big East||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 9-17||TBD|
|Big South||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 10-17||TBD|
|Big Ten||College Park, MD||Nov. 9-17||TBD|
|Big West||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 6-16||TBD|
|Colonial||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 8-16||TBD|
|Conference USA||Norfolk, VA||Nov. 13-17||TBD|
|Horizon||Chicago, IL||Nov. 11-16||TBD|
|Metro Atlantic||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 10-17||TBD|
|Mid-American||No. 1 seed*||Nov. 12-17||TBD|
|Missouri Valley||Chicago, IL||Nov. 13-17||TBD|
|Northeast||No. 1 seed*||Nov. 15-17||TBD|
|Patriot||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 9-16||TBD|
|Southern||Highest remaining seed*||Nov. 5-16 or 17||TBD|
|Summit||Denver, CO||Nov. 14-16||TBD|
|Sun Belt||Boone, NC||Nov. 13-17||TBD|
|WAC||US Air Force Academy, CO||Nov. 13-17||TBD|
Following the bracket reveal on Nov. 18, the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Championship begins on Thursday, Nov. 21. From there, 47 matches will play out over 24 days to crown a champion, culminating with the College Cup final in Cary, NC. Here’s a look at who won each of the previous times the tournament concluded in Cary.
|2014||Virginia (14-6-3)||George Gelnovatch||0-0 (2OT,PK)||UCLA|
|2009||Virginia (19-3-3)||George Gelnovatch||0-0 (2OT, PK)||Akron|
|2007||Wake Forest (22-2-2)||Jay Vidovich||2-1||Ohio State|
|2005||Maryland (20-4-1)||Sasho Cirovski||1-0||New Mexico|