Mikey Wynne (St. Paul's) scored a game-high five goals to lead the third-seeded Notre Dame men's lacrosse team to a 15-7 victory over visiting Air Force in an NCAA tournament first-round game Saturday night.
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.
Connor Cannizzaro scored the winning goal with 2:58 to play to lift the No. 4 Denver men's lacrosse team (9-1, 2-0 Big East Conference) to a 12-11 victory over visiting No. 18 Villanova (6-4, 0-2) in snowy conditions Saturday.
A move to the midfield paid big dividends for Mount St. Mary's senior Andrew Scalley (Archbishop Spalding), who was named the Northeast Conference Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week for the fifth time this season.
A little more than a month into the season, Navy had lost to all three Football Bowl Subdivision opponents it had played, and the closest result in any of those beatings was 12-0 at home to San Jose State.
Navy football: While opponents have been preparing for contracts and careers in the NFL, the Navy seniors who line up against Army at FedEx Field on Saturday can look forward to commissions as ensigns in the Navy and second lieutenants in the Marines.
The coordinators of football officiating for the Mountain West Conference and the Big 12 said Monday that the back judge in Saturday's Navy-Air Force game made the right decision in issuing a 15-yard unsportsmanlike penalty against Navy quarterback Kriss Proctor