|1991 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament|
|Finals site||Maurice Stokes Athletic Center|
|Champions||Saint Francis (PA) (1st title)|
|Winning coach||Jim Baron (1st title)|
|MVP||Mike Iuzzolino (SFPA)|
|1990–91 Northeast Conference men's basketball standings|
|Saint Francis (PA)†||13||–||3||.813||24||–||8||.750|
|St. Francis (NY)||8||–||8||.500||15||–||14||.517|
|Mount St. Mary's*||6||–||10||.375||8||–||19||.296|
|† 1991 NEC Tournament winner |
Rankings from AP Poll
*Ineligible for conference tournament
The 1991 Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament was held in March. The tournament featured seven teams; two teams, Mount St. Mary's and Robert Morris, were ineligible to participate. Robert Morris was penalized by the NCAA for institutional misconduct. Saint Francis (PA) won the championship, their first, and received the conference's automatic bid to the 1991 NCAA Tournament.
The NEC Men’s Basketball Tournament consisted of a seven-team playoff format with all games played at the venue of the higher seed. The first seed received a bye in the first round.
|First Round||Semifinals||Championship Game|
|4||St. Francis (NY)||95|
|1||Saint Francis (PA)||96|
|4||St. Francis (NY)||70|
|1||Saint Francis (PA)||97|
Tournament MVP in bold.
|1991 NEC All-Tournament Team|
Mike Iuzzolino, SFPA