In Friday night's NCAA women's lacrosse tournament opener, Towson could not overcome its own unforced errors and a High Point team determined to earn the school's first NCAA tournament victory in any sport.
The No. 19 Tigers took an early three-goal lead, but the game turned on High Point's ensuing 11-goal run as the Panthers earned the 21-15 upset victory in a steady rain at Maryland's Field Hockey and Lacrosse Complex. It was High Point's first win over a ranked team.
Towson and High Point set a record for most combined goals scored in an NCAA tournament game.
Although the Tigers (12-7) ended the regular season with a resounding victory over Johns Hopkins that...