This is the 2019-20 State University of New York Athletic Conference Men's hockey season.
|State University of New York Athletic Conference||Overall Record|
|Geneseo Ice Knights||16||13||1||2||77||30||28||27||22||3||2||138||52|
|Oswego Great Lakers||16||12||3||1||66||34||25||27||16||10||1||103||65|
|Buffalo State Bengals||16||8||7||1||48||40||17||26||12||12||2||79||68|
|Brockport Golden Eagles||16||8||7||1||41||42||17||26||15||10||1||77||74|
|Fredonia Blue Devils||16||4||9||3||47||51||11||24||6||16||2||68||93|
|Cortland Red Dragons||16||5||11||0||39||57||10||25||12||12||1||72||79|
The top six teams qualify for the single elimination tournament. The 3rd seed plays the 6th seed and the 4th seed plays the 5th seed in the first round. The top seed plays the lower seeded first round winner and the 2nd seed plays the higher seeded first round winner. The semifinal winners meet in the conference final. The conference champion also earns the conference's automatic bid to the 2020 NCAA Division III Men's Ice Hockey Tournament. All games are hosted by the higher seed.
- Potsdam Bears defeated Buffalo State Bengals 3-1
- Plattsburgh Cardinals defeated Brockport Golden Eagles 3-2
- Geneseo Ice Knights defeated Potsdam Bears 7-0
- Oswego Great Lakers defeated Plattsburgh Cardinals 4-1