CBSSN to Feature Nine Patriot League Games
from press release
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – CBS Sports Network will televise at least nine Patriot League men's and women's lacrosse contests during the 2012 season.
The schedule begins on Friday, March 30 at 7 p.m. as Navy hosts League rival Lehigh at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. One week later, another Patriot League matchup will be televised when defending League Champion Bucknell welcomes Army to Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium in Lewisburg, Pa., Saturday, April 7 at 12 p.m.
A pair of League contests will be featured the following weekend, with the first being a women's lacrosse matchup. American will visit Navy Friday, April 13 at 7 p.m. at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. On Saturday, April 14, the annual Army-Navy tilt in men's lacrosse will be televised from Michie Stadium in West Point, N.Y., at 12 p.m.
The next Patriot League contest to be televised is a rematch of the 2011 men's championship, as Colgate visits Bucknell Friday, April 20 at 7 p.m. at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium. The following day, CBS Sports Network will televise Navy hosting in-state rival Johns Hopkins Saturday, April 21 in Annapolis starting at 12 p.m.
For the fourth consecutive year, CBS Sports Network will televise all three games of the Patriot League Men's Lacrosse Tournament, extending its stretch as the longest running men's lacrosse conference tournament to be nationally televised in its entirety. The semifinals will take place Friday, April 27 at 5 p.m. and 7:45 p.m., while the championship is set for Sunday, April 29 at 3 p.m. All three games will be hosted by the tournament's No. 1 seed, which goes to the team with the best regular-season record in League play.
Patriot League Lacrosse Schedule on CBS Sports Network
Friday, March 30, 2012
Lehigh at Navy, Annapolis, Md. (Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium), 7 p.m. (Men)
Saturday, April 7, 2012
Army at Bucknell, Lewisburg, Pa. (Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium), 12 p.m. (Men)
Friday, April 13, 2012
American at Navy, Annapolis, Md. (Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium), 7 p.m. (Women)
Saturday, April 14, 2012
Navy at Army, West Point, N.Y. (Michie Stadium), 12 p.m. (Men)
Friday, April 20, 2012
Colgate at Bucknell (Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium), 7 p.m. (Men)
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Johns Hopkins at Navy (Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium), 12 p.m. (Men)
Friday, April 27, 2012
Patriot League Men's Lacrosse Tournament Semifinals (at the highest seed), 5 p.m./7:45 p.m.
Sunday, April 29, 2012
Patriot League Men's Lacrosse Championship, 3 p.m.