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College lacrosse roundup (May 2): Johns Hopkins men upset Maryland in Big Ten semifinals

College lacrosse roundup (May 2): Johns Hopkins men upset Maryland in Big Ten semifinals

No. 16 Johns Hopkins men’s lacrosse won its second straight game over No. 5 Maryland, 12-7, in less than a week, on Thursday night and will advance to Saturday’s Big Ten title game.

The Blue Jays improved to 8-6 and strengthened their NCAA tournament hopes. The Terps fell to 11-4.

Joey Epstein had three goals to set a freshman school record with 38.

No. 1 Penn State 18, Rutgers 6: The Nittany Lions (13-1) used a 7-0 run over three quarters to pull away and beat the host Scarlet Knights (7-8) in a Big Ten semifinal. Penn State beat Rutgers, 14-13, in Saturday’s regular-season...

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