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May 25, 2015
Five from Denver Headline NCAA All-Tournament Team
Led by Most Outstanding Player Wes Berg, Denver placed five on the NCAA final four's All-Tournament team, announced Sunday after the Pioneers win over Maryland.

May 25, 2015
The Big 40: Maryland's Quest to End an Ignominious Streak
Has it really been 40 years since Maryland last won the NCAA title? LM revisits four decades of near misses and especially painful finishes.

May 25, 2015
Cannizzaro Brothers Win Title Against One’s Former Team
Sean and Connor Cannizzaro took the City of Brotherly Love moniker to heart, helping Denver win its first national championship against Connor's former team, Maryland.

May 25, 2015
Denver Stifles Maryland to Bring NCAA Crown West
Long the game's western hub, Denver can claim status as the game's nexus for the year, as Denver took down Maryland 10-5 to take the NCAA championship west for the first time in history.

May 25, 2015
Terps' Postgame Celebration: We Are the Champions!
From Whittle throwing her hands up in the air with 30 seconds left on the clock to Cummings leading the charge back to the locker room with the lacrosse net draped over her and her teammates' backs, Maryland's feat to repeat is now complete.

May 25, 2015
Second Half Burst Leads Terps to Repeat Championship
In a rematch of the 2013 title game, Maryland secured a repeat championship with a 9-8 win over North Carolina during a season in which they largely dominated start to finish.

May 25, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Maryland-Denver For it All
The NCAA men's lacrosse champion will be determined in Philadelphia today. Will it be Maryland's first title since 1975, or Denver's first in program history?

May 25, 2015
Gallery: Cortland Runs Past Trinity for First Title (WD3)
First-time finalist Cortland wasted no time against the Trinity team that had eliminated it in three straight semifinals, jumping to an 8-2 lead at half and running away for its first ever NCAA DIII women's lacrosse championship. Photos by Rich Barnes.

May 25, 2015
Gallery: Limestone Repeats as DII NCAA Winner (MD2)
The Saints rode a dominant fourth quarter to earn its second straight DII men's lacrosse NCAA title and fourth in program history Sunday. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

May 25, 2015
Gallery: Maryland Hangs On for 2nd Straight NCAA Crown (WD1)
North Carolina went up at the half, but Maryland rallied and captured a second straight NCAA championship with a 9-8 win at PPL Park. Photos by John Strohsacker.

May 25, 2015
Gallery: Tufts Runs to Third Title with Rout of Lynchburg (MD3)
The Jumbos spotted Lynchburg a 4-0 lead but then dominated the rest of the way to take a second straight DIII men's lacrosse NCAA title and third in program history. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

May 25, 2015
Gallery: Denver Takes NCAA Title Westward (MD1)
An early run and stifling defensive work earned Denver its first NCAA men's lacrosse championship - the first for a school west of the Appalachains. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

May 24, 2015
Limestone Dominates Late to Win Back-To-Back Titles
Limestone stymied Le Moyne down the stretch, scoring the game's final four goals to take a 9-6 win and its fourth NCAA Division II men's championship.

May 24, 2015
Matchups & Predictions: The Finals
It's the day of the season and just four teams are standing. Who will raise the hardware in Divisions II and III when the dust settles on Sunday. Jac Coyne checks in one last time with predictions for the Big One.

May 24, 2015
Reisman Puts Clamps on Saints' Championship
He "only" won 68 percent of his faceoffs on Sunday, but Limestone's FOGO extraordinaire Kevin Reisman was once again instrumental in winning a championship.

May 24, 2015
Down Early, Tufts Overwhelms Lynchburg to Repeat
Lynchburg had a dream start, but Tufts quickly turned the national championship game into a nightmare for the Hornets.

May 24, 2015
Lynchburg’s Stewart Sets D-III Single-Season Goals Record
Hornets junior attackman Austin Stewart finished the year with 109 goals, the new Division III men's single-season record.

May 24, 2015
All-Time Championship Rematch: Can Maryland Top UNC?
When Maryland fell to UNC in triple overtime in the 2013 NCAA final, Reese said it would go down in history as one of the most exciting championship games. Can the Terps defend their 2014 crown and prevent the Tar Heels from winning their second national title?

May 24, 2015
Cortland Exorcises Final Four Demons With First Title
Three times, Cortland's seniors had made it to the women's DIII final weekend, but lost to Trinity. On Sunday, the Red Dragons got the Bantams back, taking the school's first women's title with a 17-6 thrashing at PPL Park.

May 24, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Maryland-UNC NCAA DI Women's Final
Maryland and North Carolina meet at PPL Park with the NCAA title on the line. Will it be the defending champion Terrapins, or the 2013 champion Tar Heels? Follow along with Lacrosse Magazine's crew.

May 24, 2015
Gallery: Cortland Downs Middlebury; Into WD3 Final
Cortland earned its first-ever NCAA finals trip with a win Saturday over Middlebury at PPL Park. Photos by Rich Barnes

May 24, 2015
Gallery: Denver Edges Notre Dame in NCAA Semis (MD1)
Denver withstood a big Notre Dame rally and then won in overtime to earn its spot in the NCAA finals Monday against Maryland. Photos by John Strohsacker.

May 24, 2015
Gallery: Maryland Takes Down Rival Hopkins in Semis (MD1)
Maryland earned a spot in the NCAA finals with a 12-11 victory over rival Johns Hopkins Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field. Photos by Greg Wall.

May 24, 2015
Gallery: Trinity Runs Past F&M, Into NCAA Finals (WD3)
An extended 9-0 run powered Trinity to the NCAA finals Sunday after a 10-4 win over Franklin & Marshall. Photos by Rich Barnes.

May 23, 2015
NCAA Men's Final Four Next-Level Analysis
We asked two highly regarded assistant coaches to dig deep into their scouting reports to break down the NCAA men's lacrosse semifinals.

May 23, 2015
McAnaney: Rivalries Continues Through to Final Four
The game's oldest rivalry and the game's best new one will be on display in Saturday's semifinals - continuing the trend for this year's NCAA tournament of rematches and rivals.

May 23, 2015
Observations, Notes and Quotes from Practice Day in Philly
Each of the final four teams held an hourlong practice on the pristine turf at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. The anticipation from teams is palpable and there are plenty of storylines to play out over the weekend.

May 23, 2015
Pellegrino's Final Four Trip With Hopkins a Decade in the Making
When the Blue Jays barrelled to the 2005 NCAA title, Mike Pellegrino - then in 7th grade - knew where he wanted to be. Ten years later, he's there as their senior captain as they play in their first NCAA semifinal since 2008.

May 23, 2015
Denver Takes ND's Best Punch, Rallies for 11-10 OT Win
Wes Berg scored the game-winner in overtime as Denver earned its first NCAA finals trip, but not before withstanding a huge Notre Dame rally in the fourth quarter.

May 23, 2015
Maryland Holds Off Rival Hopkins for Finals Berth
Johns Hopkins rallied from down five to tie in the 4th quarter, but Maryland earned its 12th NCAA finals appearance with a 12-11 victory in Philadelphia.

May 23, 2015
NCAA Notes: The Whims of Championship Weekend
Final Four. It's everybody's goal to get here, but anything can happen once they roll the ball out and blow the whistle.

May 23, 2015
Postgame Quotes: Denver 11, Notre Dame 10 (OT)

May 23, 2015
Postgame Quotes: Maryland 12, Johns Hopkins 11

May 23, 2015
Cummings Leads Maryland Back to the NCAA Championship
With six points and five draw controls, Tewaaraton finalist Taylor Cummings helps lead her team back to the NCAA championship for a rematch of the 2013 title game against North Carolina.

May 23, 2015
#LMLive: DIII Women's Semifinals Live
Cortland vs. Middlebury. Franklin & Marshall vs. Trinity. The finals spots for the DIII women's championship Sunday will be decided this afternoon at PPL Park.

May 23, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: NCAA Semifinals Live from Philly
Denver and Notre Dame face off at 1 p.m., with Maryland and Hopkins to follow, all live on ESPN2. Follow along as they look to earn their way to Memorial Day.

May 22, 2015
North Carolina Crushes Rival Duke to Earn Finals Bid
Ten Tar Heels scored and North Carolina held Duke scoreless for an 18 minute second half span as UNC booked a trip to the NCAA finals Friday at PPL Park.

May 22, 2015
Women’s Final Four Friday: It’s All or Nothing
No. 2 UNC and No. 3 Duke will kick off today's semifinals, followed by a rematch of last year's championship game between No. 1 Maryland and No. 4 Syracuse. With insight from their last opponents, Lacrosse Magazine previews each game.

May 22, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Women's Semifinal Friday
Duke and North Carolina kick off Memorial Day from PPL Park in Chester, Pa., with Maryland and Syracuse to follow in the DI women's semifinals.

May 22, 2015
Gallery: Maryland Holds Off Syracuse in NCAA Semis (WD1)
Maryland got six points from Taylor Cummings and killed clock late to hold on for a 10-8 victory over Syracuse in the NCAA semifinals. Photos by Greg Wall.

May 22, 2015
Gallery: UNC Into NCAA Finals With Rout of Duke (WD1)
North Carolina took a 16-7 victory over rival Duke in the first NCAA semifinal from PPL Park to earn a trip to Sunday's final. Photos by John Strohsacker.

May 21, 2015
Carc's Take: Hard to Pick A Final Four Winner
ESPN analyst Paul Carcaterra gives his take ahead of final four weekend. Think the Denver-Notre Dame winner is a shoe-in to win the title? Think again.

May 21, 2015
Schoenhut Embraces New Role in Tufts Offense
Days prior to last year's championship game, Chris Schoenut was told he'd never play the sport again. The Tufts senior took on a different role, and has helped the Jumbos make a repeat visit.

May 21, 2015
Duke’s Quest to be the Best for First Time in Program History
The Blue Devils are the only Final Four team without NCAA championship game experience. Can they break the mold and go where no Duke team has gone?

May 21, 2015
2015 Women’s Final Four: Practice Notes and Quotes
How did day one of championship weekend go? Maryland went for a light and fun practice, while Syracuse, North Carolina and Duke looked focused on making something new happen this year.

May 20, 2015
Terps Content in Winning Without Glamor in Final Four Run
Sure, Maryland may not play the sexiest type of lacrosse in the spectrum of the game - but they're fine with that as they prepare for rival Johns Hopkins on Saturday.

May 20, 2015
Limestone's Reinholdt Going the Distance This Time
Hampered by a wrist injury, Reid Reinholdt played in just nine games last year, amassing only nine points. This year he has 72 points and will be playing a far bigger role if the Saints repeat.

May 20, 2015
Limestone's Reisman Named D-II's Outstanding Player

May 20, 2015
A Healthy O'Brien Brings Smiles for Le Moyne
Dolphin All-American defender Gerald O'Brien has missed the last two postseasons due to injury, but he's healthy this year and ready to bring a smile to the face of Le Moyne fans everywhere.

May 20, 2015
RIT's Hossack Leads Division III USILA Award Winners
RIT sophomore Matt Hossack was not only named the Long Pole Midfielder of the Year, but he also was awarded the Iroquois National Award, presented to Division III's outstanding player

May 20, 2015
Women's Wednesday: Can Maryland Defend its National Title?
It seems like yesterday that Maryland won the NCAA championship and this year's final four is reminiscent of last season's top echelon of ACC rivals. Can the Terps win it again?

May 19, 2015
Lynchburg's Stewart Profiting From the Lonely Hours
Two years ago, Lynchburg junior Austin Stewart was an undeveloped and inexperienced crease attackman. Now he's the prolific goal-scorer in Division III history, thanks mostly to effort outside of the limelight.

May 19, 2015
USILA Announces Division III Men's All-Americans
RIT placed five players on the first team as the USILA has unveiled its All-Americans for the 2015 Division III campaign.

May 19, 2015
Women's Final Four: Three Things You Need to Know From Each Coach
The NCAA hosted a teleconference with all Division I coaches whose teams advanced to the final four. What were the key takeaways?

May 18, 2015
ICYMI: Mental Toughness Defines NCAA Final Four
Notre Dame, Syracuse, North Carolina and Denver were the best and most complete teams in the country. Had we considered the mental toughness factor, well then, we should have seen Johns Hopkins and Maryland coming.

May 18, 2015
Div. II Semifinals Recap: Hello, Old Friends
They met in the 2004 national championship game and plenty of times since then. Now Le Moyne and Limestone will meet again for all the marbles after winning their semifinal contests last weekend.

May 18, 2015
USILA Announces Division II Men's All-Americans
Le Moyne and Limestone, the two teams participating in the national championship game, were well represented on the USILA All-America teams announced Monday.

May 18, 2015
Div. III Semis Recap: Lynchburg's Rally for the Ages
Both Lynchburg and Tufts found themselves trailing early on in their semifinal contests, but both managed to pull off large comebacks to advance to Sunday's championship game.

May 18, 2015
ICYMI: The Women's Final Four Teams in a Word
There are no surprises with the top four seeds reaching the NCAA semifinals. But who are these teams? Here's a look at each as defined by a single word.

May 18, 2015
Gallery: Lynchburg Runs to Upset of Gettysburg (MD3)
In a thunder-delayed DIII men's semifinal, Lynchburg rallied past unbeaten Gettysburg to earn its first finals appearance. Photos by John Strohsacker.

May 18, 2015
Gallery: Maryland Dominates North Carolina in QFs (MD1)
Maryland earned a trip to Philadelphia for the final four with a dominant performance on Sunday in Annapolis against the Tar Heels. Photos by John Strohsacker.

May 18, 2015
Gallery: Tufts Blows By RIT After Early Deficit (MD3)
A huge second quarter run paved the way to a dominating victory by defending DIII champion Tufts against unbeaten RIT as the Jumbos advanced to Sunday's NCAA final. Photos by Greg Wall.

May 17, 2015
As Irish Advance, College Game Bids Farewell to Thompson
A creative force and fan favorite, Lyle Thompson played his final collegiate game in Albany's quarterfinal loss to Notre Dame Saturday. As Scott Marr says, “I don’t think we’ll see another player like him for a long time.”

May 17, 2015
Hopkins Nips Syracuse to Advance to First Final Four Since '08
Johns Hopkins built up an early lead and won its only faceoff of the fourth quarter to hold off a frantic Syracuse rally in a 16-15 win, earning its first semifinal berth since 2008.

May 17, 2015
Limestone Earns Chance to Repeat, Buries Lake Erie
The defending champions raced out to a 5-0 lead after the first quarter and never looked back, downing Lake Erie, 16-6 for a trip to the national championship game.

May 17, 2015
Tufts Rocks RIT Again, Set to Defend Crown
The Jumbos fell behind 5-2 after the first quarter, but quickly found their stride. Tufts outscored top-ranked RIT 12-5 in the second half to earn a chance to defend its title.

May 17, 2015
Dominant Second Half Sends Terps Back to the Final Four
With an 11-goal second half after a 6-4 halftime, No. 1 Maryland defeated No. 8 Northwestern 17-5 to advance to the NCAA final four for its seventh consecutive year.

May 17, 2015
Adelphi Earns 7th NCAA Title on Mills' OT Game-Winner
Felicia Mills scored just before the close of the first OT and Adelphi made it stick, earning a 5-4 victory over Lock Haven for the school's 7th DII women's NCAA Championship.

May 17, 2015
Cortland State Holds Off Catholic, Advances To Final Four

May 17, 2015
Franklin & Marshall Heads To Semifinals After Downing Fredonia, 16-9

May 17, 2015
Middlebury Advances To Final Four With 10-8 Victory Over York

May 17, 2015
Trinity Reaches Fourth Final Four In A Row With Win Over TCNJ

May 17, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Final Three Spots for Final Four
Three DI bids to the DI final four remain, with Maryland-Northwestern women and Syracuse-JHU men battling at noon and Maryland-UNC men at 2:30 to determine whose season continues, along with the WD2 final, WD3 QFs and last MD2 and MD3 semis.

May 17, 2015
Gallery: Denver Rallies Past Ohio State into Semis (MD1)
Down big early, Denver rallied for a 15-13 win and trip to Philadelphia for the NCAA semifinals Saturday at Mile High. Photos by Marc Piscotty.

May 17, 2015
Gallery: Grand Canyon Captures MCLA DI Crown
Grand Canyon won its first MCLA title with a 9-8 victory over defending champion Colorado on Saturday at Chapman. Photos by Dirk Dewachter.

May 17, 2015
Gallery: Late Run Lifts Notre Dame Over Albany (MD1)
Trailing the Great Danes by one going into the fourth, Notre Dame went on a 5-1 game-closing run to earn a return to the NCAA semifinals. Photos by Marc Piscotty.

May 17, 2015
Gallery: Syracuse Outdraws Loyola for Semis Bid (WD1)
Dominating performances in the circle and a big day from Halle Majorana helped Syracuse cool red-hot Loyola and advance to its 4th straight NCAA semifinal. Photos by Greg Wall.

May 17, 2015
Gallery: Adelphi Edges Lock Haven in OT for NCAA Title (WD2)
Adelphi earned its second straight NCAA DII women's championship and seventh in program history with a 5-4 win in OT over previously unbeaten Lock Haven. Photos by Keith Lucas.

May 17, 2015
Highlights: Johns Hopkins 16, Syracuse 15 (NCAA Quarterfinals)

May 16, 2015
McAnaney: Looking Back to Look Ahead at Notre Dame-Albany
Eamon McAnaney was on the call for last year's epic NCAA quarterfinal game between Notre Dame and Albany. Guess what? They do it again. He looks back at the last meeting.

May 16, 2015
Berg Anchors Denver Rally Past Ohio State Into Semis
Wes Berg had six goals as Denver booked its fourth final four trip in five years with a 15-13 come-from-behind victory over Ohio State.

May 16, 2015
Rogers' Overtime Strike Sends Le Moyne to Philly
Brian Rogers' fourth goal of the game was the one that sent Le Moyne to Philadelphia, as the Dolphins edged Merrimack in overtime.

May 16, 2015
Massive Rally Sends Lynchburg to Div. III Title Tilt
Trailing 9-2 in the third quarter, Lynchburg let everything hang out, rallying for an 11-9 over previously undefeated Gettysburg to advance to the national championship game.

May 16, 2015
Duke Defense Stands Tall in 7-3 Win Over Princeton
Duke earned its seventh final four trip in school history with a dominant defensive effort, downing visiting Princeton 7-3 at home.

May 16, 2015
North Carolina Rallies Past Penn State, 11-8
North Carolina booked its trip to the semifinals by rallying past Penn State for an 11-8 victory at home in the quarterfinals Saturday.

May 16, 2015
Syracuse Dominates Draw, Earns 4th Straight Semis Bid
A 13-5 performance at the circle and five points from Halle Majorana lifted Syracuse past Loyola and back to the NCAA semifinals for the fifth time in six seasons.

May 16, 2015
Adelphi Advances To Championship Game With Victory Over Le Moyne

May 16, 2015
Adelphi Dismantles Le Moyne to Earn WD2 Finals Spot
For the third time this season, Adelphi faced Le Moyne, and for a third time, the Panthers dispatched the Dolphins, earning a spot in Sunday's DII women's NCAA final with a 10-5 victory in Virginia.

May 16, 2015
Lock Haven Slows Potent Lindenwood to a Crawl in Win
Facing the top offense in DII women's lacrosse, the Lock Haven defense put together an outstanding performance in Saturday's 10-5 NCAA semifinals win over Lindenwood.

May 16, 2015
Big Second Half Sparks TCNJ Past Bowdoin

May 16, 2015
Cortland State Dominates Augustana, 21-2, In NCAA Third Round

May 16, 2015
Franklin & Marshall Rolls Into Elite Eight With 17-8 Win Over Tufts

May 16, 2015
Fredonia State Downs Washington & Lee, Advances To Quarterfinals

May 16, 2015
Middlebury Defeats Hamilton, Advances To NCAA Quarterfinals

May 16, 2015
Trinity Cruises Past Pomona-Pitzer, 16-2

May 16, 2015
York Upsets Gettysburg to Earn First QF Berth
A school-record 15th win came in OT against top seed Gettysburg as York earned its first-ever NCAA quarterfinal berth.

May 16, 2015
Weekend Preview Podcast: Rematches the Flavor of Quarterfinals
It's the most wonderful weekend of the year for a lacrosse fan, with the winners advancing to the final four and losers headed home. LM's Matt DaSilva, Corey McLaughlin and Megan Schneider preview a quarterfinal weekend filled with rematches in the men's and women's tournaments.

May 16, 2015
Gallery: Adelphi Outlasts Le Moyne in Semifinals (WD2)
Adelphi earned a shot at defending its NCAA title Sunday with a Saturday victory over Le Moyne at Roanoke in Virginia. Photos by Keith Lucas.

May 16, 2015
Gallery: Dayton Rallies Past Concordia for MCLA Title
Sixth-seed Dayton earned its first championship with a come-from-behind win over top seeded Concordia in the MCLA DII final. Photos by Dirk Dewachter.

May 16, 2015
Gallery: Le Moyne Nips Merrimack to Book Finals Trip (MD2)
It took overtime, but Le Moyne got by conference rival Merrimack to earn a trip to the DII men's final on Sunday in Philadelphia. Photos by Rich Barnes.

May 16, 2015
Gallery: Lock Haven Deals Lindenwood Semis Defeat (WD2)
For the second straight season, Lock Haven and Lindenwood met in the NCAA semifinals in Virginia, and for a second straight season Lock Haven came out on top. Photos by Keith Lucas.

May 15, 2015
Division II Semifinal Matchups & Predictions
Philadelphia is so close for these four teams, they are already dreaming of running up the steps like Rocky. Who will play for the belt next weekend and who will get knocked out?

May 15, 2015
Division III Semifinal Matchups & Predictions
Philadelphia was a symbol on Selection Sunday. Now it's far more tangible as four Division III teams stand a step away from a shot a immortality. Who will we see next Sunday?

May 15, 2015
Gait, Thorpe Play In the Shadow of Orange Legends
Gary Gait and Regy Thorpe brought their firstborns back to Syracuse, hoping to add another NCAA championship to its storied tradition - this time on the women's side.

May 14, 2015
Carolina Looks to Silence Doubters, End Drought of its Own
Carolina is 0-for-3 under coach Joe Breschi on quarterfinal weekends, but Sunday brings another chance at a first final four berth since the halcyon days of the early 1990s.

May 14, 2015
Div. III Quarterfinals Recap: Something Old & New
Wednesday's Division III quarterfinals have spawned a pair of contrasting semifinal matchups. How did we get here?

May 14, 2015
Saving the Best for Last: Burke Leads Loyola to Quarterfinals
Loyola senior attacker Kara Burke tallied 18 points in the first weekend of the NCAA tournament to lead her team to another rematch with Syracuse on Saturday.

May 13, 2015
Gettysburg Wins Battle of Unbeatens, Tames OWU
In a battle of two of the remaining three undefeated teams in Division III, Gettysburg rode its defense to a 9-6 triumph over Ohio Wesleyan on Wednesday.

May 13, 2015
Lynchburg Holds Off Salisbury Rally, Makes First Final Four
Salisbury made a big late push, but Lynchburg was able to hold off the Gulls and advance to the first NCAA semifinal in school history with a 13-11 victory Wednesday.

May 13, 2015
Second Half Explosion Lifts RIT Over Cortland
Eddie Kiesa scored six goals and set up two helping RIT outscored Cortland 12-2 in the second half, allowing the Tigers to roll 18-7 into the semifinals.

May 13, 2015
Tufts Advances to Semis by Rolling Past Amherst

May 13, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: Unseeded Teams Survive and Advance
Three unseeded teams advanced to the quarterfinals this weekend - Loyola with a win over No. 5 Boston College, Princeton with a win over No. 6 Stony Brook and Penn State with a win over No. 7 Virginia.

May 12, 2015
Division III Quarterfinal Matchups & Predictions
The 32 original teams have been pared to eight, leaving us with three undefeated teams, three programs that have won 11 of the last 12 national champions and a couple of rising stars. Who advances?

May 11, 2015
ICYMI: Riorden's Rumble and Quarterfinal Serendipity
Albany's Lyle Thompson and Blaze Riorden broke the Internet on Saturday, rewarding the masses with a return trip to the NCAA quarterfinals, which could break attendance records.

May 11, 2015
D-II Quarterfinal Recap: The Power of Depth
Both Limestone and Le Moyne used their stacked rosters to grind down Saturday's opponents in the quarterfinals, and attrition was even a factor in Merrimack's win.

May 11, 2015
D-III Second Round Recap: A Bridge Too Far
An accident on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge kept Salisbury on a bus for seven hours, but it couldn't prevent the Sea Gulls from advancing to the quarterfinals. Plus, the elephants march on and the NESCAC finds its finalists.

May 11, 2015
ICYMI: Penn State Earns Its Quarterfinal Trip
Penn State had a brutal draw for the NCAA women's lacrosse tournament, but the Nittany Lions knocked off Johns Hopkins and Virginia over the weekend to earn its third quarterfinal trip in the last four years.

May 10, 2015
Carolina Overcomes Slow Start to Dominate Colgate
North Carolina earned a quarterfinal date in Annapolis against former ACC foe Maryland with a dominating win over Patriot League champion Colgate at home.

May 10, 2015
Denver into Home NCAA QF With Win Over Brown
Connor Cannizzaro had five goals as Denver downed Brown to advance to next Saturday's NCAA quarterfinals at Mile High.

May 10, 2015
Rice Anchors Dominant Syracuse Win Over Marist
Tewaaraton finalist Kevin Rice had a career day as Syracuse dominated MAAC champion Marist 20-8 to advance to the NCAA quarterfinals.

May 10, 2015
Terps Recover from OSU Loss with NCAA Win over UMass
After suffering its first loss of the season last week, the Terps experienced a brief scare in the opening minutes against Massachusetts but then cruised to a 19-8 win.

May 10, 2015
Augustana Advances with 19-13 Win Over Concordia

May 10, 2015
Bowdoin Rolls Past Bridgewater State, 22-9

May 10, 2015
Cortland State Advances With Dominant Win Over Castleton

May 10, 2015
Franklin & Marshall Cruises Past Rhodes, 21-3

May 10, 2015
Fredonia State Drops Denison, Advances to Third Round

May 10, 2015
Gettysburg Drops FDU-Florham In Second Round

May 10, 2015
Hamilton Upsets Salisbury in Double OT

May 10, 2015
MIddlebury Dominates MIT, 19-9

May 10, 2015
Mount Union Overwhelms Albion, 18-0

May 10, 2015
Pomona-Pitzer Earns First-Ever NCAA Win Over Occidental

May 10, 2015
Quick Start Helps York Down Union, 11-6

May 10, 2015
TCNJ Advances With 10-7 Win Over St. John Fisher

May 10, 2015
Trinity Advances With 16-6 Win Over St. Joseph's

May 10, 2015
Tufts Advances To Sweet 16 With 14-7 Win Over Messiah

May 10, 2015
Washington And Lee Advances With 18-4 Win Over Sewanee

May 9, 2015
McAnaney: Cornell Greats Rank Thompson Among Best Ever
Is Lyle Thompson the greatest player of all-time? With Albany taking on Cornell in the NCAA tournament, Eamon McAnaney asked a couple of Big Red greats for their take. The answer? Respect for sure, and hoping for the best on Saturday.

May 9, 2015
Albany Dominates Cornell to Advance to NCAA Quarters
Nine points from Lyle Thompson and 19 saves (and one ridiculous highlight-reel goal) from Blaze Riorden anchored a 19-10 Albany win at No. 8 seed Cornell.

May 9, 2015
Merrimack Upends Adelphi in Third Meeting

May 9, 2015
Limestone Too Much for Lindenwood

May 9, 2015
Shafers Lead Lake Erie to the Semifinals

May 9, 2015
Amherst Pulls Away from Middlebury

May 9, 2015
Bailey, Uppgren Lead Tufts Over Bates

May 9, 2015
Foster's Late Strike Saves Ohio Wesleyan

May 9, 2015
Gettysburg Advances After Double Overtime Grinder

May 9, 2015
Rakoczy & Hopps Send Cortland Past Endicott

May 9, 2015
Salisbury Dominates Stevenson in Oft-Delayed D3 Showdown
Salisbury was delayed more than three hours after an accident on Maryland's Bay Bridge, but they showed little rust in rolling to the DIII quarterfinals with a win at Stevenson that ended after midnight Saturday.

May 9, 2015
Stewart Hits the 100 Mark, Lynchburg Rolls

May 9, 2015
Survival: RIT Rallies Late to Best Union

May 9, 2015
Adelphi Holds Off Stonehill, Advances To Final Four

May 9, 2015
Le Moyne Downs New Haven, 13-9

May 9, 2015
Lindenwood Advances With 2OT Win Over Florida Southern

May 9, 2015
Lock Haven Rolls Past Rollins, 12-3

May 9, 2015
Bridgewater State Downs St. Joseph's, 16-9

May 9, 2015
Castleton Dominates Morrisville State, 19-10

May 9, 2015
FDU-Florham Downs Cabrini To Earn First NCAA Tournament Win

May 9, 2015
MIT Cruises To 19-5 Victory Over Regis

May 9, 2015
Rhodes Knocks Off Meredith, 16-12

May 9, 2015
St. Joseph's Advances With 13-9 Win Over Keene State

May 8, 2015
NCAA Notes: Adjustments the Key to Jones' Growth
After a dominating physical performance in Duke's championship run last spring, Miles Jones has blossomed into an equally good distributor, helping bolster his Tewaaraton case.

May 8, 2015
Matchups & Predictions: Division II Quarterfinals
Lindenwood's admission to the NCAA Division II tourney was a victory in its own right, but now the Lions must focus on the game at hand. They shouldn't expect Limestone to be merciful.

May 8, 2015
Matchups & Predictions: Division III Second Round
We've had our three days of rest, so now it's time to slice the Division III field down to eight teams on Saturday. Who is on pace to enter the quarterfinals?

May 8, 2015
Coffey, Mosketti Score Four Each as Penn State Downs Hopkins
A pair of four-goal games by Jenna Mosketti and Tatum Coffey led Penn State past Hopkins. The Nittany Lions will face the winner of Virginia-Winthrop on Sunday.

May 8, 2015
DeSimone Delivers in Penn's OT Win Over Albany
Lely DeSimone scored the game-winner on a free position with 3:27 to play in overtime, capping a four-goal day for the junior. Penn will face Syracuse on Sunday.

May 8, 2015
Explosive First Half Earns Loyola 21-3 Win Over Bryant
With the win, Loyola extended its win streak to 15-straight games, tying a program best, while it's also the fifth-consecutive year the Greyhounds have won their first game in the NCAA tournament.

May 8, 2015
Weekend NCAA Tourney Preview Podcast, Staff Brackets
With the NCAA tournaments getting in full swing, LM's Matt DaSilva, Corey McLaughlin, Sean Burns and Megan Schneider preview the weekend and dive deep with final four picks.

May 7, 2015
Division III First Round Recap: Awfully Chalky
It was a Wednesday for the favorites in the Division III men's first round, as 13 of the 16 home seeds advanced to the second round.

May 6, 2015
Towson Controls Pace in Play-In Win Over High Point
High Point built an early five-goal lead, but Towson scored eight straight and held on to beat the third-year Panthers 10-8 in an NCAA tournament play-in game Wednesday night.

May 6, 2015
Albion Edges Augustana, Notches First NCAA Win

May 6, 2015
Aurora Advances to Second Round for Third Year

May 6, 2015
Bates Shakes Off Slow Start, Dumps Keene State

May 6, 2015
Defenses Rule As Salisbury Stifles Roanoke

May 6, 2015
Endicott Survives Scare from Colorado College

May 6, 2015
Four Different Hat Tricks Lead RIT Past Morrisville

May 6, 2015
Lynchburg Rides Defense to Subdue Sewanee

May 6, 2015
Ohio Wesleyan Puts the Clamps on Carthage

May 6, 2015
Record Setting Performance for Gettysburg in Rout

May 6, 2015
Savlov Saves Cortland, Sinks Springfield

May 6, 2015
Second Half Rally Boosts Union Over Nazareth

May 6, 2015
Six-Goal Run Sends Middlebury Over Montclair State
Clinging to a two-goal lead in the third quarter against the Red Hawks, Middlebury potted six consecutive markers to roll to a first round win in the NCAA Division III tournament.

May 6, 2015
Stevenson Beats Eastern, Salisbury On Deck
Tony Rossi had a hat trick along with an assist, leading Stevenson to a comfortable, 12-5 victory over Eastern on Wednesday night.

May 6, 2015
Ursinus Victorious in First NCAA Tourney Outing
Gerard Brown had a goal and three assists, helping the Bears post an 8-7 win over Cabrini in the program's first-ever visit to the NCAA Division III tournament.

May 6, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: Inside the Penn State-Northwestern Debate
After Penn State beat Northwestern twice and won the inaugural Big Ten tournament, many thought the Nittany Lions would earn a top eight seed, or at least be ranked above the Wildcats. Why didn't they?

May 5, 2015
Play-In Primer: Bryant-Marist, High Point-Towson
The NCAA tournament kicks off Wednesday night with a pair of play-in games. Here's the nitty gritty on the four conference champions involved in the events.

May 4, 2015
D-I Men's Bracket Breakdown: Head-to-Head Shaped Field
The five-person selection committee weighed head-to-head results in three big instances, including for the final at-large spot in the 18-team NCAA Division I men's tournament field.

May 4, 2015
Bracket Breakdown: Division II Men
Lindenwood unlocked the West in Division II, but familiar faces dominate the brackets. Can anyone derail Limestone?

May 4, 2015
Bracket Breakdown: Division III Men
All of the top contenders are ready to roll in the 32-team field, but a cloud hangs over the process after Whittier's omission.

May 4, 2015
D-III Women's Bracket Breakdown: No Guaranteed Path to PPL
Cortland, Trinity, Gettysburg and Franklin & Marshall earned the top seeds in their sides of the bracket, but there's plenty of danger lurking for all in their path to championship weekend.

May 3, 2015
Bracketology, Selection Sunday Final Edition: Bubble Choices
There are effectively four teams in the running for the final two at-large spots to the NCAA tournament. Who gets in and who is left out??

May 3, 2015
Notre Dame, Syracuse Take Top Seeds in NCAA Men's Field
Notre Dame is the No. 1 overall seed and Syracuse No. 2 in the NCAA DI Men's Tournament field, which begins play this week.

May 3, 2015
RIT, Gettysburg Reign Over Division III Men's Bracket
As expected, the Tigers and Bullets grabbed the top seed in their respective region. Overall, it was a good day for the NESCAC and a curious evening for the South bracket.

May 3, 2015
Terps, Tar Heels Take Top Two Seeds in WD1 Tournament
Both the 2014 (Maryland) and 2013 (North Carolina) champions are No. 1 and No. 2, respectively, in the 2015 NCAA tournament.

May 3, 2015
WD1 Bracketology: Selection Sunday Edition
All 13 AQ bids have been decided after an exciting final day of conference tournaments. Stay tuned for the women's Division I bracket announcement tonight at 9 p.m. on NCAA.com.

May 3, 2015
Top Seeds to Adelphi, Lock Haven in NCAA WD2 Field
2014 finalists Adelphi and Lock Haven earned the top seeds as the eight team NCAA women's DII tournament field was announced.

May 3, 2015
Surprising Season Continues With DII Women's Field
While last year's finalists - Adelphi and runner-up Lock Haven - may be the favorites, the DII women's NCAA tournament should be a continuation of a season of surprises.

May 3, 2015
Lacrosse Magazine's Selection Sunday Live
Keep up as the NCAA fields come together - beginning at 7:30 with the DII men through the 9 p.m. men's (ESPNU) and women's (NCAA.com) DI broadcasts.

May 2, 2015
Albany Captures 3rd Straight AE Crown With Rout
Albany left no question about its America East championship run, winning its third straight crown with a rout of Stony Brook at home, 22-9.

May 2, 2015
Denver Takes Down Georgetown to Win Big East
Sophomore Connor Cannizzaro (5G, 3A) and freshman Trevor Baptiste (19-for-24 FO) powered Denver's second straight Big East title in a 16-8 win over Georgetown.

May 2, 2015
High Point Earns SoCon Crown in 2OT Thriller Over Richmond
High Point earned its first NCAA tournament bid by ralling past SoCon tournament top seed Richmond in a 9-8 2OT victory.

May 2, 2015
Hopkins Stays Hot With Big Ten Title Win Over Ohio State
Ryan Brown set the single-season goals record for Johns Hopkins, which locked up an NCAA tournament spot with the first-ever Big Ten title on Saturday night in College Park.

May 2, 2015
Mabus' Nifty Goal Lands Towson CAA Crown, NCAA Berth
Tied late against UMass, Towson captain Justin Mabus scored the game-winner on a behind-the-back play to lift the Tigers to their fifth Colonial Athletic Association crown and an NCAA tournament AQ

May 2, 2015
Marist Holds Off Quinnipiac to Take MAAC Championship
Marist took a 16-14 victory over Quinnipiac to win Saturday's MAAC championship and secure its second-ever NCAA tournament bid.

May 2, 2015
MVP Waldt Leads Bryant to 4th Straight NEC Title
Bryant will be back in the NCAA tournament after downing top seed Saint Joseph's 10-6 for its fourth straight NEC title. Goalie Gunnar Waldt earned tournament MVP honors for the Bulldogs.

May 2, 2015
Men's Division III Conference Tourney Clearinghouse
The key tournaments are getting decided this weekend. Who's in, and who has to wait for an at-large?

May 2, 2015
Florida Avenges UConn Loss, Wins Big East
Shannon Gilroy had four goals, five draw controls and three caused turnovers, and helped key a dominant second half as Florida beat Connecticut 20-6 to win the Big East championship.

April 29, 2015
Men's Division II Conference Tourney Clearinghouse
The conference tournaments have begun in Division II. Check back here for dates, matchups and scores as they become available.

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