Second-seed Albany used balanced scoring and a strong first quarter to carry them past Denver, 15-13, in an NCAA men's lacrosse Division I quarterfinal at Hempstead, N.Y. Saturday.
The Great Danes (16-2) advance to face third-seed Yale in the semifinals next Saturday at Foxboro, Mass. The Pioneers finished 13-4.
Albany had four players scored three goals: Sean Eccles, Kyle McClancy, Tehoka Nanticoke and Jakob Patterson. The Great Danes took a 4-2 lead in the first quarter before Denver matched them goal for goal in each of the following quarters.
No. 4 seed Boston College 12, Stony Brook 11, 20T: Dempsey Arsenault completed...