The Maryland and Johns Hopkins men’s lacrosse teams ensured their paths to the Big Ten tournament, but via different circumstances.
The top-ranked Terps were upended by Ohio State on Sunday, but they still clinched a spot in the postseason. The No. 7 Blue Jays outlasted Michigan on Saturday to guarantee they will make a return trip to Ann Arbor, Mich., for the conference tournament, which begins May 3.
In other area Division I action, No. 8 Loyola Maryland and No. 14 Navy locked up the top two seeds in the Patriot League tournament and earned byes into Friday’s semifinal round. They would not meet until the title game Sunday at Ridley Athletic Complex.
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