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Maryland men's lacrosse relied on veterans to avoid letdown, upset at Robert Morris
Maryland men's lacrosse relied on veterans to avoid letdown, upset at Robert Morris

The ingredients were all there. After an emotional 10-8 win against then-No. 2 North Carolina on Saturday in Santa Ana, Calif., Maryland had to fly from California to Pittsburgh with little prep time to study a Robert Morris opponent eager to take a crack at the third-ranked team in the country on Tuesday. Coach John Tillman has seen plenty of upsets occur in midweek games, but he turned to the team’s veterans to help hone their teammates’ focus. “We really put it on our older players to have the team ready and be excited and be focused, and I thought that the older players did a really good job of getting everybody engaged and focused and ready to play like they...

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