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Berg lifts Denver past Notre Dame in overtime, 11-10, into men's lacrosse final
Berg lifts Denver past Notre Dame in overtime, 11-10, into men's lacrosse final

There's not much separating the Denver and Notre Dame men's lacrosse teams. The Pioneers and Fighting Irish, rising powers from the West and Midwest, respectively, are evenly matched in every area of the field. On Saturday, on the sport's biggest stage, the schools needed overtime to decide which would get a shot at its first national championship. Wesley Berg's goal 1:57 into the extra session of their NCAA Division I tournament semifinal was the difference as No. 4 seed Denver knocked off top-seeded Notre Dame, 11-10, before an announced 29,123 at Lincoln Financial Field. It was the third goal of the game for Berg, whose heroics lifted the Pioneers into the national...

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