| Division I|
| Spiro Sports Center
Staten Island, NY|
Fairleigh Dickinson (5th title)
2016 CAA Men's Basketbal, 2016 SEC Men's Basketbal, 2016 West Coast Conferen, 2016 ACC Men's Basketbal, 2016 NCAA Division I
The 2016 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament was held from March 2–8, 2016. The tournament featured the league's top eight seeds, with higher seed hosting all games. The winners of the tournament, Fairleigh Dickinson, will receive the conference's automatic bid to the 2016 NCAA Tournament. This is Fairleigh Dickinson's fifth Championship.
2016 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Wikipedia
For the twelfth straight year, the NEC Men’s Basketball Tournament consisted of an eight-team playoff format with all games played at the home of the higher seed. After the quarterfinals, the teams were reseeded so the highest remaining seed plays the lowest remaining seed in the semifinals.
Teams were seeded based on the final regular season standings, with ties broken under an NEC policy.
Teams were reseed after each round with highest remaining seeds receiving home court advantage.
All games will be played at the venue of the higher seed
Series History: Robert Morris leads 41–28
Series History: Fairleigh Dickinson leads 44–40
Series History: LIU Brooklyn leads 20–11
Series History: Mount St. Mary's leads 30–26
Series History: Wagner leads 40–39
Series History: Fairleigh Dickinson leads 27–23
Series History: Fairleigh Dickinson leads 41–37
*All times EST
Tournament MVP in bold.