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Alberto Camargo | NCAA.com | November 13, 2022

Tracking conference tournament schedules, auto bids for the 2022 DI men's soccer championship

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The 2022 DI men's soccer tournament is approaching, and nearly half of the 48-team field will be filled out by the automatic qualifiers (AQ) from each of the 23 conferences that participate in Division I. 

Out of the 23 AQs, 20 are earned by winning the conference tournament, while the remaining three are earned by winning the Ivy League, Pac-12 and West Coast Conference regular season championships (decided by conference standings).

An additional 25 teams earn at-large bids as to be determined 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. 14, during a selection show on NCAA.com.

COLLEGE CUP: 2022-23 dates, time and schedule

Tap or click on each conference below to access full brackets and more information about each postseason tournament. 

Conference
Automatic BID
dates
Location
FIU
First round: Nov. 6
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 13
First round: campus sites
Semis/final: hosted by No. 1 seed
New Hampshire
First round: Nov. 5
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 13
Campus sites
Syracuse
First round: Nov. 2
Quarters: Nov. 6
Semis: Nov. 9
Final: Nov. 13
First three rounds: campus sites
Final: Cary, NC
Saint Louis
First round: Nov. 4-5
Semis: Nov. 9
Final: Nov. 13
Campus sites
Lipscomb
First round: Nov. 5
Semis: Nov. 7
Final: Nov. 12
Campus sites
Creighton
First round: Nov. 5
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 13
First round: campus sites
Semis/final: Boyds, MD
High Point
Semis: Nov. 6
Final: Nov. 12
Campus sites
Rutgers
First round: Nov. 4
Semis: Nov. 9
Final: Nov. 13
Campus sites
UC Riverside
First round: Nov. 2
Semis: Nov. 5
Final: Nov. 12
First round: campus sites
Semis/final: hosted by No. 1 seed
Hofstra
First round: Nov. 3
Semis: Nov. 6
Final: Nov. 12
First two rounds: campus sites
Final: hosted by higher seed
Cleveland State
First round: Nov. 6
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 12
First round: campus sites
Semis/final: hosted by No. 1 seed
Penn
N/A
N/A
Quinnipiac
First round: Nov. 6
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 13
Campus sites
Western Michigan
Final: Nov. 12
Campus sites
Missouri State
First round: Nov. 6
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 13
First round: campus sites
Fairleigh Dickinson
First round: Nov. 6
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 13
Campus sites
Washington
N/A
N/A
Navy
First round: Nov. 5
Semis: Nov. 8
Final: Nov. 12
Campus sites
UNC Greensboro
First round: Nov. 4
Semis: Nov. 6
Final: Nov. 12
Campus sites
Denver
Semis: Nov. 10
Final: Nov. 12
Denver, CO
Kentucky
First round: Nov. 6
Semis: Nov. 9
Final: Nov. 13
Campus sites
California Baptist
First round: Nov. 9
Semis: Nov. 11
Final: Nov. 13
Riverside, CA
San Diego
N/A
N/A
Following the bracket reveal on Nov. 14, the 2022 DI men's soccer championship begins on Thursday, Nov. 17. From there, four rounds will be played leading up to the College Cup, where semifinals and finals will be held to crown a champion.

The College Cup culminates with the national championship in Cary, North Carolina on December 12, 2022 at 6 p.m. ET.

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