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National lacrosse roundup (April 30): No. 1 Denver beats No. 18 Marquette to win Big East title

National lacrosse roundup (April 30): No. 1 Denver beats No. 18 Marquette to win Big East title

Connor Cannizzaro, a transfer from Maryland, had four goals and an assist to lead No. 1 Denver (12-1, 5-0 Big East Conference) to a 14-11 victory over No. 18 Marquette (9-4, 4-1) to win its third straight Big East regular-season title in men's lacrosse.

Zach Miller scored a goal and had four assists for the host Pioneers, who will be the No. 1 seed and host the Big East tournament. Denver will play Providence on Thursday at 9 p.m.

Ryan McNamara scored back-to-back goals for Marquette to cut the deficit to 13-11 with 51 seconds left, but Tyler Pace scored off an assist from Cannizzaro with eight seconds left to seal the win.

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