This is the 2015-16 State University of New York Athletic Conference Men's hockey season.
|ECAC Northeast||Overall Record|
|Buffalo State Bengals||16||11||4||1||61||30||23||26||15||7||4||90||56|
|Geneseo Ice Knights||16||9||2||5||59||42||23||31||20||5||6||122||82|
|Oswego Great Lakers||16||8||7||1||49||39||17||27||14||11||2||85||59|
|Brockport Golden Eagles||16||6||6||4||56||61||16||26||11||11||4||91||96|
|Fredonia Blue Devils||16||4||10||2||50||61||10||25||8||14||3||87||89|
|Cortland Red Dragons||16||3||10||3||36||68||9||25||9||12||4||73||91|
The top six team qualify for the single elimation tournament. The 3rd seed plays the 6th seed and the 4th seed plays the 5th seed in the first round. The top seed plays the lower seeded first round winner and the 2nd seed plays the higher seeded first round winner. The semifinal winners meet in the conference final. The conference champion also earns the conference's automatic bid to the 2016 NCAA Division III Men's Ice Hockey Tournament.
- Geneseo Knights defeated Potsdam Bears 4-1
- Oswego Great Lakers defeated Brockport Golden Eagles 8-0
- Plattsburgh Cardinals vs Oswego Great Lakers 4-3 (ot)
- Geneseo Knights defeated Buffalo State Bengals 6-1
- Geneseo Knights defeated Plattsburgh Cardinals 7-1
The Geneseo Ice Knights earn the conference's automatic bid to the 2016 NCAA Division III Men's Ice Hockey Tournament.