This is the 2016-17 New England Small College Athletic Conference Men's hockey season.
|Amherst Lord Jeffs||Amherst, MA||Orr Rink|
|Bowdoin Polar Bears||Brunswick, ME||Sidney J. Watson Arena|
|Colby Mules||Waterville, ME||Alfond Rink|
|Connecticut College Camels||New London, CT||Dayton Arena|
|Hamilton Continentals||Clinton, NY||Russell Sage Rink|
|Middlebury Panthers||Middlebury, VT||Chip Kenyon '85 Arena|
|Trinity Bantams||Hartford, CT||Koeppel Community Sports Center|
|Tufts Jumbos||Medford, MA||Malden Forum|
|Wesleyan Cardinals||Middletown, CT||Spurrier-Snyder Rink|
|Williams Ephs||Williamstown, MA||Lansing Chapman Rink|
To be added upon completion of the regular season
The tournament is single elimination format. The top 8 teams qualify for the tournament. The quarterfinal round matches up 1 vs 8, 2 vs 7, 3 vs 6, 4 vs 5. The teams are re-seeded for the semifinals with the top seed playing the bottom seed and the other two teams pairing off. The semifinal winners meet for the conference championship and the conference's automatic bid to the 2017 NCAA Division III Men's Ice Hockey Tournament.