CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham boys basketball team, the 2016 Morris County Tournament champion, was seeded third for the 2017 MCT and will receive a bye in the preliminary round.

Chatham (10-3) will meet the winner of preliminary game between No. 19 Mount Olife at No. 14 Pequannock. 

Morristown-Beard is the No. 1 seed, Randolph is No. 3 and Morristown is No. 4. For the complete MCT bracket CLICK HERE.

Chatham won the 2016 MCT championship, 57-49, over Randolph for the school's third county crown. The Cougars also won MCT titles in 2007 and 2012.