Duke just wrapped up its second straight national championship and third in the last five years, but some of us can't wait to see how the 2015 campaign will unfold. So here is a very premature attempt to compile a preseason poll for next year.
The Towson men's lacrosse team saw its three-goal lead evaporate in the fourth quarter and had to force overtime, eventually losing, 11-10, to host No. 14 Drexel in a Colonial Athletic Association semifinal Thursday.
The Loyola Maryland women are already in the NCAA tournament, earning an automatic berth with its Patriot League championship Sunday, but the Greyhounds could make a big impression on the selection committee with a win over the No. 2 Orange in Saturday's regular-season finale.
Loyola and Notre Dame became the first two teams to lock up berths in the upcoming NCAA men's lacrosse tournament, and their entries have already begun to shape the 18-team field, which will be announced on Sunday at 9 p.m.
Brooke Griffin tied an Atlantic Coast Conference tournament record with seven goals as top-seeded Maryland defeated fifth-seeded Virginia, 15-9, in a women's lacrosse semifinal at Boston College on Friday.
The Towson men's lacrosse team's hopes for a win against a high-profile opponent and some momentum heading into the Colonial Athletic Association tournament fizzled in a span of 4 minutes andd 2seconds Tuesday night.
Shortly after Terrance West finished working out for the Ravens on Monday at their training complex, the Towson star junior running back got a text message from coach John Harbaugh saying he intends to stay in touch.
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/her team. Today's guest is Towson junior goalkeeper Tyler White, who was named the Colonial Athletic Association Co-Player of the Week after making a career-high 16 saves in Saturday's 6-5 upset of then-No. 18 Massachusetts.
Larissa Carter scored a basket after a missed shot with 28 seconds remaining to give Coppin State a 57-55 win over North Carolina A&T in the semifinal of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament at Norfolk Scope.
The Colonial Athletic Association tournament may have been short on fans, but the four-day event ended in a way organizers surely loved: with a frantic, late-game comeback and an iconic image of fans bounding onto the Baltimore Arena floor in celebration.
The fans who did stick around to watch No. 3 seed William and Mary¿s matchup with the No. 6 seed College of Charleston in Saturday¿s fourth and final Colonial Athletic Association quarterfinal game saw the biggest comeback of the day.
Fifth-seeded Northeastern used a dominant first half shooting performance to defeat Drexel, 90-81. Northeastern will play top-seeded Delaware Sunday at 2:30 p.m. for a spot in Monday¿s CAA championship game.