| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Maryland has lost four of its past five games. But there seemed something different about last week’s 20-3 loss to Syracuse.
The Terps seemed deflated. The game began with Syracuse holding the ball for 7:54 during a 16-play, run-dominated...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:00 PM
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- It was just like old times Saturday for Syracuse and Pittsburgh.
But instead of fighting for supremacy in their old league, the Big East Conference, the Orange and Panthers were battling for bragging rights in their new league, the...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Each week, The Baltimore Sun will publish a Q&A with a college lacrosse player or coach to get you better acquainted with the player and his or her team.
Today's guest is Syracuse coach John Desko, who guided his alma mater to last year's NCAA...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Considering the pedigree of their respective programs, it is no surprise that No. 2 Syracuse and No. 20 Pittsburgh have made nearly flawless transitions from the Big East to the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The Orange won a national championship with...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:46 AM
A year ago, Syracuse was ranked outside of the top 10 in many preseason polls and closer to the mid-teens than No. 10. This winter, the program is getting the respect that an 11-time NCAA champion deserves.
The Orange are ranked either No. 1 or 2 in...
| Feb 17, 2014
No. 6 Notre Dame used hat tricks from Conor Doyle (Gilman) and Matt Kavanagh Sunday night to defeat host Jacksonville (0-2), 19-7, in its season opener. The Irish started off strong in the Moe's Southwest Grill Lacrosse Classic, outscoring the Dolphins 8-...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:46 AM
It sounds like the greatest deal in the world — play virtually every minute of every game, take twice as many shots as anybody else, serve as a role model for the guys following in your footsteps.
You could even say it perfectly fulfills the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti knows that Ray Lewis and Ed Reed will be voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame the moment they become eligible. With former Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams, who was nominated last week for the Naismith Memorial...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Taylor Cummings fought off monster butterflies in her stomach last year as a freshman starter for the Maryland women's lacrosse team.
Even though the McDonogh graduate ranked No. 1 in her recruiting class and played for the No. 1 high school team in the...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Projected NCAA seeds
Last season: 18-3, NCAA champion
Coach: Jenny Levy (19th season, 242-95)
Top returning point-getter: Abbey Friend, senior A (61 goals, 22 assists)
Other key returnees
Sloane Serpe, senior D
| Feb 2, 2014
| 10:27 PM
National Player of the Year candidate Alyssa Thomas had her fifth career triple double and freshman Lexie Brown added a career-high 31 points as No. 8 Maryland (17-4, 5-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) cruised to an 89-64 win over host Syracuse (16-6, 5-4) on...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Nothing inspires change more than failure.
In what has become a refrain since the end of the men's 2013 lacrosse season, Johns Hopkins' 41-year streak of NCAA tournament appearances was snapped and a program that ranks second only to Syracuse with...