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Lacrosse roundup (April 16): Connor Kelly leads No. 3 Terps men over No. 11 Rutgers in 3OT

Junior midfielder Connor Kelly scored in the third overtime Sunday night to give the No. 3 Maryland men's lacrosse team a 13-12 win over host No. 11 Rutgers and a spot in the Big Ten tournament.

Junior goalie Dan Morris made a career-high 16 saves for the Terps (9-2, 3-0 Big Ten) and had key stops in regulation and the first two overtimes to give Kelly the chance for the game-winner, his third goal of the game. Junior goalie Max Edelmann finished with 15 saves to keep Rutgers (9-3, 1-2) in the game.

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Senior midfielder Jeff George tied the game at 12 for the Scarlet Knights with 39 seconds remaining in regulation to send the game into overtime. Maryland led 12-10 with 11:03 to go after senior attackman Matt Rambo scored his second goal of the game.

The victory was the Terps' third over a ranked opponent in a span of nine days after beating then-No. 1 Penn State on April 8 and then-No. 5 Albany on April 12.

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Rambo led all scorers with six points on two goals and four assists, while junior attackman Tim Rotanz added three goals for Maryland.

Women

Hofstra 17, No. 14 Towson 15: The host Pride (7-6, 1-3 Colonial Athletic Association) used a 6-0 run to take a 15-12 lead with 11:27 left for a victory over the Tigers (9-5, 2-2).

Carly Tellekamp scored six goals and Natalie Sulmonte added three for Towson, which was outscored 10-4 in the second half.

Alyssa Parrella scored six goals and Drew Shapiro had five for Hofstra.

No. 5 Colorado 17, San Diego State 5: Jonna Fusco scored four goals and Darby Kiernan and Katie Macleay each added three to lift the visiting Buffaloes (13-2, 5-1 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation) over the Aztecs (8-6, 2-4).

Colorado outshot San Diego State 41-12, which included a 31-12 mark on goal.

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