The Mountaineers’ 7-6 loss to No. 2 seed Wagner in Saturday’s Northeast Conference tournament final means three of the league’s last four regular-season champions have been denied a trip to the NCAA tournament.
The Mountaineers went scoreless in the final 16:42 of regulation, while the Colonials scored the final six goals — including one in overtime from Tyson Gibson — to earn a berth in Saturday’s Northeast Conference tournament final.
Thanks to Thursday’s 18-4 demolition of Bryant, the top-seeded Mountaineers will meet No. 2 seed Wagner in Saturday’s Northeast Conference tournament final for the automatic qualifier to the NCAA tournament.
The Mount St. Mary's women's lacrosse team shut down visiting Robert Morris in a 14-3 win Sunday. The victory was the seventh straight for the Mountaineers, which marks the team's longest winning streak since the 2007 season.
Mount St. Mary's lost a heartbreaker to Wagner 58-56 on Saturday afternoon at Knott Arena when Wagner's Romone Saunders drove the length of the court over the final 5.5 seconds and scored the winning bucket at the buzzer to lift the Seahawks to the win.