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CAA Tournament 2012: Drexel Basketball Earns No. 1 Seed

The Colonial Athletic Association wrapped up its men's basketball regular season Saturday night, as a handful of games were played and the results helped finalize the league's conference tournament bracket.

A few days ago, the Drexel Dragons (25-5, 16-2 CAA) locked up the CAA Tournament's No. 1-overall seed and a first-round bye. The Dragons will face the winner of No. 8 James Madison Dukes and No. 9 UNC-Wilmington Seahawks in the second round, which will be played at the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, VA.

James Madison and UNC-Wilmington will match up in one of four first-round contests, which will be played Friday, March 2.

The semifinals will be played Sunday, March 4, with the finals being played Monday, March 5.

For a complete look at the CAA Tournament bracket and schedule, well, here it is:

First Round, Friday, March 2:

Noon ET: (8) James Madison Dukes vs. (9) UNC-Wilmington Seahawks

2:30 p.m.: (5) Delaware Blue Hens vs. (12) Towson Tigers

6 p.m.: (7) Northeastern Huskies vs. (10) William & Mary Tribe

8:30 p.m.: (6) Georgia St. Panthers vs. (11) Hofstra Pride

Second Round, Saturday, March 3:

Noon: (Winner James Madison/UNC-Wilmington) vs. (1) Drexel Dragons

2:30 p.m.: (Winner Delaware/Towson) vs. (4) Old Dominion Monarchs

6 p.m.: (Winner Northeastern/William & Mary) vs. (2) Va. Commonwealth Rams

8:30 p.m.: (Winner Georgia St./Hofstra) vs. George Mason Patriots

Semifinals, Sunday, March 4:

2 p.m.: Winner of Sat.'s early games

4:30 p.m.: Winner of Sat.'s late games

Finals, Monday, March 5:

7 p.m.: Semifinals winners

For more on the CAA men's basketball tournament 2012, check back to this SB Nation Philly StoryStream. Meanwhile, SB Nation's college basketball hub will prepare you for the month of March and the madness it brings.