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  • Maryland tops Duke, 16-10, to reach NCAA men's lacrosse championship

    Maryland tops Duke, 16-10, to reach NCAA men's lacrosse championship
    — Monday's NCAA tournament final will be an all-Maryland affair. The Maryland men's lacrosse team punched its ticket to the national title game with a 16-10 thumping of No. 3 seed Duke on Saturday evening before an announced 31,774 at Gillette...
  • Loyola vs. Notre Dame will be ultimate offense vs. defense showdown

    Loyola vs. Notre Dame will be ultimate offense vs. defense showdown
    Loyola attackmen Eric Lusby and Mike Sawyer have seen a lot of different zones and man-to-man defensive combinations this season. Fairfield tried to match up with them by using two short-stick midfielders. And last Saturday, Denver played a zone that...
  • Loyola beats Notre Dame to advance to NCAA men's lacrosse final

    Loyola beats Notre Dame to advance to NCAA men's lacrosse final
    When the final horn sounded, Loyola players ran toward their big goalie, Jack Runkel, who stood to the left of the goal with both arms outstretched over his head. On a day when the Greyhounds wanted him to come up big, Runkel came up huge in No. 1 seeded...
  • Game of the year: Notre Dame at Syracuse

    Game of the year: Notre Dame at Syracuse
    The showdown between No. 1 Notre Dame and No. 2 Syracuse Saturday night has the ingredients to be the game of the year. It's the RPI No. 1 (Syracuse) against No. 2 (Notre Dame). The winner is likely to be the No. 1 seed when the NCAA brackets are...
  • Men's and women's college lacrosse games of the week

    MEN No. 1 Notre Dame (10-0) at No. 3 Syracuse (12-1) Saturday, 7 p.m. Outlook: Both teams enter this contest with perfect records in the Big East. The Fighting Irish's top-ranked defense in Division I is anchored by sophomore goalkeeper John Kemp,...
  • College lacrosse: Men's and women's games of the week

    MEN No. 3 Notre Dame (10-1) at No. 8 North Carolina (9-5) Friday, 8 Outlook: North Carolina leads this series, 5-4, but Notre Dame has won three of the past five meetings. The Fighting Irish is ranked second in Division I in defense, but they coughed...
  • Loyola's Charley Toomey won't lobby for No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament

    With No. 2 Notre Dame getting upended by St. John’s, 8-7, in Thursday’s semifinal of the Big East tournament, it would seem that the competition for the top overall seed in the NCAA tournament involves No. 1 Massachusetts (14-0), No. 3...
  • Navy taking it game-by-game after hype of last season fizzled

    Navy taking it game-by-game after hype of last season fizzled
    A year ago, there was talk of an undefeated season and a possible BCS invitation, a Heisman Trophy campaign for senior quarterback Ricky Dobbs and a seemingly assured eighth straight Commander-in-Chief's Trophy. It all unraveled quickly for the Navy...
  • Loyola earns top overall seed in NCAA men's tournament

    Loyola earns top overall seed in NCAA men's tournament
    After setting a school record for wins and matching another program mark for best start, the Loyola men's lacrosse team reaped a coveted reward: the top overall seed in the NCAA tournament. The 14-1 Greyhounds, who captured their first Eastern College...
  • Terps earn highest seed among 4 Md. women's teams

    Terps earn highest seed among 4 Md. women's teams
    Before Sunday night's NCAA Division I women's lacrosse tournament brackets were announced, Maryland appeared headed for a top-four seed, but the dominoes had to fall just right for Loyola and Towson to earn their first-round home games. Navy will take...
  • Past year has been a game-changer for men's lacrosse

    Past year has been a game-changer for men's lacrosse
    A sport in which shots fly at up to 105 mph, college lacrosse has developed a reputation for moving glacially on subjects such as installing a shot clock to quicken the pace of play and dealing with falling attendance during championship weekend. But the...
  • Penn State left with questions about being left out of NCAA tournament

    Penn State left with questions about being left out of NCAA tournament
    Straight from the “What else is new” department, Penn State was severely disappointed by the selection committee’s decision to exclude the Nittany Lions from the 16-team NCAA tournament, which was unveiled late Sunday night. And 12...