2015-16 NCHA Men's Harris Cup Playoffs

Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at High Seeds
* Division champions - Bye
North #3 seed at North #2 seed
South #3 seed at South #2 seed

Feb 26-27, 2016 at High Seeds
* Remaining teams re-seeded, 1-4, based on total conference points, without divisional affiliation
2 plus mini-game format
#4 seed at #1 seed
#3 seed at #2 seed

Mar 5, 2015 at High Seed
Single game elimination
Lowest remaining seed at Highest remaining seed

* Top 3 teams in each division qualify for playoffs
* Division champions earn a bye and advance directly to Semifinals
* Mini-Game Format: If teams split the possible 4 points in first two games, a 20 minute mini-game will be played.  If the mini-game is tied after 20 minutes, sudden-death overtime will determine the winner.
* Winner of the Harris Cup Playoffs earns NCHA's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

If two or more teams are tied in points at the end of the regular season, ties shall be broken as follows:
1 - Head-to-Head competition
2 - Goal differential in games played between the tied teams only
3 - Goal differential in all NCHA games