NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

Coach John Tillman was too caught up in Maryland men’s lacrosse title win to get overly emotional

Coach John Tillman was too caught up in Maryland men’s lacrosse title win to get overly emotional

In a postgame conference after Maryland’s 14-13 overtime loss to North Carolina in the 2016 NCAA tournament final, coach John Tillman wept in a rare display of emotion.

But after the top-seeded Terps’ 9-6 victory over No. 3 seed Ohio State in the title game on May 29 for the school’s first national championship since 1975 and first in 10 attempts, Tillman was his usual stoic self. Was there a reason he wasn’t as overwhelmed by the team’s first NCAA crown in five...

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