May 29, 2015
McAnaney: Assessing the Impact of Denver's Western Win
Will Denver's victory -- a first NCAA title for a non-eastern team in history -- prove to be a watershed moment for the game's national footprint?

May 29, 2015
Gallery: Tewaaraton Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Taylor Cummings and Lyle Thompson earned their second straight Tewaaraton Awards to headline the annual gala event in Washington D.C. Photos by John Strohsacker.

May 29, 2015
Ode to Lyle Thompson, Two-Time Tewaaraton Winner
Albany attackman Lyle Thompson ended his career with back-to-back Tewaaraton Awards, the first men's player to ever accomplish the feat. It's been a magical ride, the type we may not see again.

May 29, 2015
You Know It: Cummings Repeats as Tewaaraton Winner
Junior midfielder Taylor Cummings became Maryland's second two-time recipient of the Tewaaraton Award Thursday night, joining Lyle Thompson as the first duo to repeat as winners.

May 29, 2015
NLL Weekend: Rock, Rush Launch Three-Game Set
The Champions Cup will be decided starting this weekend in Toronto, with the Rush visiting the Rock for game one of three.

May 29, 2015
Minnesota Swarm Relocate to Georgia for 2016 Season
The Minnesota Swarm of the National Lacrosse League is relocating to the metro-Atlanta area for the 2016 NLL season and will named the Georgia Swarm.

May 28, 2015
Thompson, Cummings Earn Second Straight Tewaaraton Honors
Albany senior Lyle Thompson and Maryland junior Taylor Cummings are Tewaaraton Award winners for the second straight year, earning the honor Thursday evening in Washington, D.C.

May 28, 2015
Tewaaraton Watch: It's Lyle's To Lose
Denver's Wes Berg made a strong case for the Tewaaraton, but LM's Corey McLaughlin says it's still Lyle Thompson's award to lose.

May 28, 2015
Tewaaraton Watch: It's Taylor's To Lose
Maryland junior midfielder Taylor Cummings was named the Most Outstanding Player for the second consecutive year. She was also the only Tewaaraton finalist in this year's NCAA championship.

May 27, 2015
NLL Notes: "They Just Wanted it More Than Us"
The finals are set, with Toronto having downed three-time defending champ Rochester and Edmonton through Calgary. What's in Neil Stevens' notebook coming out of the division finals?

May 27, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Taylor Cummings and Wes Berg
A pair of Tewaaraton Award finalists earned Most Outstanding honors and NCAA crowns over the weekend - who but Maryland's Taylor Cummings and Denver's Wes Berg could be the final Epoch/LM Players of the Week for the year?

May 27, 2015
Nike/LM Division III Men's Top 20: Take a Bow, Tufts
The Jumbos ran roughshod over the field once again, rolling to the repeat in Division III. Here are how the final 20 shook out at the end.

May 27, 2015
Nike/LM Division I Men's Top 20
Turns out we predicted that right. Denver and Notre Dame started the year ranked No. 1 and No. 2 and that's exactly where they end the year.

May 27, 2015
Nike/LM Division III Women's Top 20
No. 1 briefly early in the year, Cortland takes the top spot for the final rankings of the season after taking down Trinity in decisive fashion in the NCAA final.

May 27, 2015
Nike/LM Division I Women's Top 20
Maryland captured its second straight NCAA title with a comeback over North Carolina, landing the Terrapins and Tar Heels the clear 1-2 spots in the final Top 20 for 2015.

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
After completing its perfect season at 26-0, Haverford (Pa.) is once again unanimous at No. 1 this week in the Nike/LM HS Boys' Top 25, with Massapequa remaining No. 2.

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
A one-goal win over then-No. 3 Garden City (N.Y.) bumped Wantagh (N.Y.) up to No. 4 in this week's Top 25 as New York gets into championship mode to close the year.

May 26, 2015
Highlight Reel: NCAA Championship Videos
Five NCAA titles were captured over the Memorial Day weekend, with Denver and Maryland headlining as DI champions. NCAA.com has highlights from all the action.

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
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 25, 2015
Denver's NCAA Title Validates New-Wave Thinking
With its Canadian-style offense and commitment to recruiting outside the hotbeds, Denver established a new standard Monday for what it takes to win an NCAA championship.

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
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
A Beautiful Mind: Inside Matt Brown's Denver Offense
The heir apparent to a Pioneers program among the best in the land, Matt Brown has built a tremendous system in Denver. LM's Corey McLaughlin picks Brown's brain in this March edition special.

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
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 24, 2015
Cummings Leads Maryland to NCAA Title Repeat
Reigning Tewaaraton winner Taylor Cummings took over in the second half, fueling a 6-1 run in the top-seeded Terps’ 9-8 victory Sunday over second-seeded North Carolina in the NCAA championship game at PPL Park.

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
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
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
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
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
Toronto Ends Rochester's NLL Title Run in East Finals
Rochester's run atop the NLL is through, as Toronto captured the East berth for the Champions Cup final by defeating the 3-time defending champions Saturday night at home.

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
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 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
WD3 Semis: Cortland, Trinity Advance to Final
Ashley Gentile scored five goals as Cortland reached its first NCAA final with a 19-12 win over Middlebury in what was the last game in Missy Foote's 35-year tenure as Panther coach. (Rich Barnes)

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
Kavanagh Goes Down Swinging, Limited by Injuries
Tewaaraton Award finalist Matt Kavanagh had been playing through limiting injuries for much of the season, Irish coach Kevin Corrigan said after the game.

May 23, 2015
UNC's Draw Success and the Mystery of the Stick
North Carolina's run to the championship game has included some dominant stretches in the center circle, using a specially-strung yellow stick that has some coaches questioning current NCAA rules.

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
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
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
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
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 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
Thompson Earns Enners Award as USILA's Outstanding Player
Lyle Thompson was the USILA's Enners Award winner as Outstanding Player, headlining the individual honors announced Friday for the 2015 season.

May 21, 2015
Inside the June Edition of Lacrosse Magazine
A full look at the U.S. Women's U-19 National Team anchors the June issue of Lacrosse Magazine, as they prepare for Scotland and the challenges that await.

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
Championship Weekend Preview: LM Podcast, TV Info, More
It all comes down to this. One weekend to decide five NCAA national champions. We've previewed the games all week and LM's Matt DaSilva, Corey McLaughlin, Megan Schneider and Sean Burns do it once more in our weekend podcast.

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 21, 2015
USILA Honors 88 as DI Men's Lacrosse All-Americans
Syracuse had 11 selections and Notre Dame had three first-team honorees among its seven as the USILA named its All-America teams for DI men's lacrosse.

May 21, 2015
Lyle Thompson to Make MLL Debut This Weekend
A week after finishing his NCAA career at Albany, Lyle Thompson will make his Major League Lacrosse debut on Saturday with the Florida Launch, joining his older brother Miles when the team plays at the Boston Cannons.

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 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 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
Lyle Thompson Signs Deal with Nike Lacrosse
Thompson joined his three older brothers in signing an endorsement deal with Nike Lacrosse.

May 20, 2015
Dan Dawson's Six Glorious Days in May
His son was born, he scored the winning goal in the last minute of an NLL playoff game, and he and his brother were named to Canada’s team for the world indoor lacrosse championship. It was a good week for Dan Dawson.

May 20, 2015
Is 2015 Edmonton's Last Chance for Champions Cup
Edmonton may have a jolt of extra motivation in its NLL Playoffs run, as rumors swirl they may no longer be in existence following this season.

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
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 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 19, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
From unranked to the Top 10 - St. Mary's (Md.) had a big week, capturing the MIAA A Conference championship and vaulting into our Top 25.

May 19, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Final Four Storylines to Watch
We can't wait for the games to start on Saturday. But here's a look at some storylines to chew on in the meantime.

May 19, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
Maryland always dots the rankings, but it's rare for a public school to make the cut - but unbeaten Manchester Valley joins the fray this week as it hopes to earn a MPSSAA title.

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
Openly Gay Pro to Youth Player: 'I Stand With You'
When Andrew Goldstein heard about the 12-year-old boy who came out of the closet, he figured it was time for his nine-year-old Long Island Lizards helmet to do the same.

May 19, 2015
Team USA: Nikki Ortega Blazes New Trail
United States U19 attacker Nikki Ortega is not your average Long Island girl. She and her U.S. teammates face off against Canada on Saturday in Bethlehem, Pa., as they continue to prepare for this summer's FIL World Championship in Scotland.

May 19, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Sydney Holman and Matt Landis
Sydney Holman had six points, including back-to-back goals in a key comeback stretch for North Carolina, while Matt Landis helped hold Lyle Thompson to 1-for-11 shooting in Notre Dame's win over Albany. They are our Epoch/LM Players of the Week.

May 18, 2015
Familiar Names Dot IWLCA DI All-America Selections
Returning Tewaaraton winner Taylor Cummings headlined the IWLCA's DI All-America selections, one of three Terrapins to make the first team.

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
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
IWLCA Honors 48 as DIII All-America Selections
The women's Division III All-America selections have been announced by the IWLCA, featuring 48 of the game's best.

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
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 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
Terps Jump on Tar Heels Early in Quarterfinal Win
Maryland led by seven goals at halftime as North Carolina exited in the NCAA tournament in the quarterfinals once again. The Terps won 14-7 and will play Johns Hopkins in the final four on Saturday.

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
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
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 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
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
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
Depth Helps Notre Dame Foil Albany's Revenge
For the second year in a row, Notre Dame denied Albany a trip to the NCAA semifinals. Top-seeded Notre Dame used its depth to down the Danes 14-10 in a lightning-delayed game in Denver.

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
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
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
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
#LMLive Gameday: Quarterfinals Rematch Central
It's a wall-to-wall day on the season's penultimate weekend, with three DI women's and two DI men's quarterfinals headlining - including the anticipated Notre Dame-Albany rematch at 3 in Denver.

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
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
Bold, Rush Shut Down Calgary in Opening Win
Aaron Bold and the Edmonton defense stole the show in game one of the NLL's West Finals as the Rush took a two-goal win to lead the series.

May 16, 2015
NCAA Notes: Can Ohio State Stay Hot in Quarters?
After ending Duke's run, can Ohio State make its first final four with a home-standing Denver team up next? Meanwhile Hopkins and Syracuse set the stage for another showdown 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
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
Syracuse Men's Lacrosse Equipment Room Tour
Ahead of this weekend's NCAA quarterfinal matchup against Johns Hopkins, Syracuse equipment manager George Frank walks you through the team's equipment room and custom gear from Nike, STX and Cascade.

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
#WorldLax: Send Us Your International Lacrosse Photos!
College lacrosse is at the forefront of your minds, we know, but we're gearing up for a special look at international lacrosse, and want you to be included. Send us your photos from lacrosse overseas. Use #WorldLax.

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
Host Chapman Among Eight Alive in MCLA Title Races
With the MCLA tournament semifinals set for Thursday, host Chapman and top seeds Grand Canyon and Concordia are among the eight still alive for Saturday's title games.

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
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
Calgary Aims to Make Most of Latest in Long Playoff Streak
For 13 straight seasons, Calgary has been a fixture in the NLL playoffs. The 2015 group hopes to make the most of it with the West Final against Edmonton starting Friday evening.

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 12, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Fields Perfecting Art of the Thompson
Lyle Thompson took Connor Fields under his wing, and the freshman has soaked up all the knowledge he can from NCAA Division I men's lacrosse's career scoring king.

May 12, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Kara Burke and Blaze Riorden
One tied an NCAA scoring record, the other made 19 saves and lit the internet on fire with a coast-to-coast highlight reel goal. Both led their teams over seeded opponents into the NCAA quarterfinals. Albany's Blaze Riorden and Loyola's Kara Burke are Epoch/LM Players of the Week.

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
When does a loss vault you into the Top 25? It doesn't hurt if its by a goal to the No. 1 team in the country, as Roland Park (Md.) found out after a near-miss against McDonogh (Md.)

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
Haverford (Pa.) and Massapequa (N.Y.) continue to split the vote for No. 1. With both sporting great resumes and no losses, how do you vote?

May 12, 2015
2015-16 U.S. Women's National Team Tryout Pool Named
108 players will have a chance to earn a spot on the 2015-16 U.S. Women's National Team at tryouts in Baltimore this June, including many of the stars of the current NCAA tournament.

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 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-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
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
MCLA Notes: Let the Games Begin at Chapman
Which state will be able to claim the MCLA champions for the next year? Arizona, Utah, California and Georgia all have a shot - how do things look as the tournament kicks off Monday?

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
Hopkins Offense Puts on Show in Win Over Virginia
Johns Hopkins avenged a regular-season OT loss to Virginia with a dominating performance on Sunday afternoon in Charlottesville to earn a trip to Annapolis for the NCAA quarterfinals next weekend.

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
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
Northwestern Downs Irish to Reach Quarters
Northwestern is headed back to the NCAA quarterfinals after knocking off Midwest rival Notre Dame 16-11 on Sunday. The Wildcats will play No. 1 seeded Maryland in the quarters.

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
Princeton Women in Quarters After Stony Brook Win
Princeton knocked off Stony Brook 8-4, handing the No. 6 seeded Seawolves just their second loss of the season. The Tigers are heading to the NCAA quarterfinals for the first time since 2011.

May 10, 2015
#LMLive: Quarterfinals Passports to be Stamped
The second half of the DI men's quarterfinal bracket and all eight women's spots will be decided in a full day of action Sunday (along with the WD3 second round and NJCAA titles)

May 9, 2015
Lacrosse Broadcast Schedule - 2015
Where can you watch (or stream) lacrosse today? Check out our comprehensive schedule.

May 9, 2015
Ohio State into NCAA Quarters With Stunner Over Duke
Ohio State earned a trip to Denver for the NCAA quarterfinals with a dominant win over two-time defending champion Duke on the road in Durham.

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
Maryland Edges Yale, But Not Without Controversy
The Terps scored the game's final four goals — or did they? — to beat Yale 8-7 and advance to the NCAA quarterfinals next Sunday in Annapolis, Md.

May 9, 2015
Doyle Anchors Notre Dame Comeback Win Over Towson
Connor Doyle had three goals and two assists as top seed Notre Dame rallied from an early deficit to down Towson 12-10 and advance to the NCAA quarterfinals.

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
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
#LMLive Gameday: WCLA Championship Saturday
We're down to a final day of action at the WCLA National Tournament in Virginia Beach, where Michigan and Virginia Tech will tussle for the DI crown and Utah and Duke for DII.

May 8, 2015
Historic Win as USC Upsets James Madison
In just its third season with a varsity program, USC won its first-ever NCAA tournament game with a 13-10 win over James Madison. The Trojans advance to play Duke in the second round on Sunday.

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 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
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
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
#LMLive: NCAA Women's Opening Round Action
The NCAA women's tournament kicks off in earnest on Friday, with the top six seeds awaiting their Sunday matchups.

May 8, 2015
"The Lost Trophy" Documentary Set to Debut on ESPNU
Why won't the 1990 Syracuse NCAA championship team be honored on its 25th anniversary this spring? A documentary examining the vacated crown of one of the best team's ever debuts this weekend.

May 8, 2015
#LMLive: WCLA National Tournament Semifinal Friday
The final fours are underway at the WCLA National Tournament, presented by Harrow Sports. Check out live updates all day from Virginia Beach.

May 7, 2015
Tewaaraton Finalists Announced for Spring 2015
2014 Tewaaraton recipients Lyle Thompson (Albany) and Taylor Cummings (Maryland) made the final five for this year's award. Who else joined them?

May 7, 2015
Lambrecht: Expect High Scoring Affairs for 45th NCAAs
If your team goes down big early, don't be too afraid. It seems like just about everyone has some big offense at the ready in the 45th DI men's NCAA tournament.

May 7, 2015
Hottest Question on WD1 Bracket: How did USC get in?
After losing in the MPSF championship to Stanford and lacking the significant wins, USC still earned an at-large bid into the NCAAs. How?

May 7, 2015
Duke, Utah and Oakland Punch Tickets to WCLA D-II Semis
There was plenty of offense on the first day of play at the WCLA D-II Championship, presented by Harrow, including a record-setting performance by Oakland's Lindsay Barrett.

May 7, 2015
Virginia Tech Crashes WCLA DI Final Four Party
Day two of the WCLA National Tournament saw a stunner, as Virginia Tech handed top-seed Santa Clara its first loss of the season to advance to the semifinals.

May 7, 2015
Syracuse Locker Room Tour With Kevin Rice
Newly-minted Tewaaraton Award finalist Kevin Rice took LM for a tour of Syracuse's lacrosse facilities.

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 7, 2015
Higher Seeds Rule on WCLA's Opening Day
Chalk was the rule of the day as the eight higher seeds all captured wins to advance into the quarterfinals.

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
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
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
MLL Notes: Teams Relish Reinforcements from NLL Close
Rochester was the beneficiary of several players' end of the NLL season, with key cogs like Jordan MacIntosh, Mike Manley and Joel White back for an OT win over Rochester.

May 6, 2015
Matchups & Predictions: Division III First Round
The largest first round in Division III tournament history -- a whopping 16 games -- plays today. Who has the edge in the matchups and who does Jac Coyne see getting through to the second round?

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 5, 2015
WCLA Championships Set to Kick Off in Virginia Beach
The field is set, and action kicks off Wednesday as the Women's Collegiate Lacrosse Associates tournament comes to Virginia Beach.

May 5, 2015
McAnaney: My NCAA Tournament Bracket Thoughts
Head-to-head isn't a problem for Eamon McAnaney, but he's got more of an issue with lack of creativity in first-round matchups.

May 5, 2015
NLL's PLPA Continues Long Tradition of Representation
On May 7th, the Professional Lacrosse Players Association will see its 22nd anniversary, continuing a long history of service to the NLL's players and the game itself.

May 5, 2015
Hampton Adds Division I Men's Lacrosse; Carter to Coach
Hampton University has plans to add a NCAA Division I men’s lacrosse program as soon as the 2016 season, which would make the Pirates the first men’s team from a historically black college or university since Morgan State dropped its program in 1981.

May 5, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
Collegiate (Va.), St. Stephen's and St. Agnes (Va.) and Lake Highland Prep (Fla.) all join the Top 25 this week, but Haverford (Pa.) and Massapequa (N.Y.) still rule the top spots.

May 5, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
Archbishop Spalding (Md.) and Loyola (Ill.) make their way into the Top 25 this week, as they peak at the right time. McDonogh (Md.) remains unanimous at No. 1.

May 5, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Mike Rooney and Loren Generi
Record-setting performances to close their seasons and careers earn Stony Brook's Mike Rooney and Navy's Loren Generi Epoch/LM Player of the Week honors.

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 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
ICYMI: It's the Chase That Matters in NCAA Season
Ryan Boyle suggested drastic NCAA tournament changes in a recent column for LM, but this weekend proves once again - it's the race to the title that's exciting, not just the net-cutting.

May 4, 2015
ICYMI: Upsets Set Stage for Wild Tournament
Three of the nation's top four teams enter the NCAA tournament coming off a loss this weekend. Meanwhile, Penn State won the Big Ten championship, but was rewarded with a tough road to hoe.

May 4, 2015
Bracket Breakdown (DI Women): Dissecting the Field
Why didn't Big Ten automatic qualifier Penn State grab an eight seed? What about USC earning the at-large bid over Cornell or Hofstra? Megan Schneider delves deep into the 26-team NCAA Division I women's bracket.

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 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 3, 2015
Princeton Claims Ivy League Title with Win over Penn
Topping the reigning Ivy champ 14-11, the Tigers secured the AQ bid to the NCAA tournament.

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
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
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
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 3, 2015
Lindenwood Shakes Up Division II Men's Bracket
The Lions lost in the ECAC championship game on Sunday, but Lindenwood's back-to-back wins over Seton Hill were enough to propel it into the tourney. The rest of the brackets went according to plan.

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
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
Projection: The Division III Men's Bracket
The Division III bracket expands to 32 teams this year -- the largest in history. It's a stacked field with plenty of contenders. Jac Coyne takes a stab at what the first two rounds will look like.

May 3, 2015
CAA Champion James Madison Punches NCAA Ticket
The No. 2 seed James Madison topped the No. 4 seed Towson 13-6 to earn the AQ for the NCAAs.

May 3, 2015
Topping OSU, Penn State Captures Inaugural Big Ten Title
With a 13-11 win over Ohio State, the Nittany Lions were crowned Big Ten champions, earning the AQ bid to the NCAA tournament.

May 3, 2015
#LMLive: Women's Conference Final Smorgasbord
The Ivy League men's title is on the docket, but the majority of action on this Selection Sunday is on the women's side, where ten champions will earn their NCAA bids.

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
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
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
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
Ohio State’s Upset Goes Down in History: "Why Not Us?"
After Maryland led Ohio State 6-4 at halftime, Cian Dabrowski sparked a three-goal run for the No. 4 Buckeyes that handed the Terps their first loss of the season.

May 2, 2015
Loyola Makes No. 3 Syracuse 14th Straight Victim
Molly Wolf made 13 saves as Loyola won at No. 3 Syracuse 9-7. Loyola (15-4) has now won 14 straight games heading into the NCAA tournament.

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
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
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
Overtime with Paul Carcaterra: Lyle Thompson
It's Lyle Thompson's time to talk. In Lacrosse Magazine’s second episode of “Overtime with Paul Carcaterra,” Thompson shares insight into his spiritual connection to the game, what it’s like to be him and what’s next for a once-in-a-generation talent.

May 2, 2015
Weekend Primer: The End is Nigh
This is it. This is the weekend when all the work is supposed to pay off. Here's a look at the conference championship races in Division III.

May 1, 2015
Stunner: Ohio State Hands Maryland First Loss
Ohio State shocked Maryland 11-10 in the semifinals of the Big Ten Championship tournament, snapping the defending national champions' 27-game winning streak.

May 1, 2015
Yale Scores Final Eight Goals to Beat Brown
Yale scored the final eight goals of the game to beat host Brown 10-6 in an Ivy League semifinal on Friday night. Jeff Cimbalista scored back-to-back goals during the fourth quarter to break a 6-6 tie.

May 1, 2015
Penn State Downs Northwestern to Reach Final
With leading scorer Maggie McCormick held scoreless, Penn State's Madison Cyr, Tatum Coffey and Steph Lazo stepped up to lead the Nittany Lions past Northwestern 13-10 in the Big Ten semifinals.

May 1, 2015
Towson Rallies to Upset Top Seed Hofstra in Overtime
The No. 4 seed Towson scored two goals while two-men down to rally for a 7-3 overtime win over previously undefeated Hofstra in the CAA semifinals.

May 1, 2015
Ferguson Lifts Penn over Cornell in Ivy League Semi
With nine saves, Penn goalie Lucy Ferguson helps Penn to a 7-6 win over Cornell to advance to the Ivy championship Sunday.

May 1, 2015
NCAA Notes: St. Joe's Hopes to Capitalize on NCAA Chance
With a shot at the NCAA tournament in its grasp, an improved Saint Joseph's team hopes to learn from last year's stumble at the NEC tournament.

May 1, 2015
Division I Women’s Conference Tournament Central
Looking for tournament schedules and results? Lacrosse Magazine has it all in one place as the battle for conference titles begins.

May 1, 2015
McAnaney: Breaking Down the Unpredictable Ivies
The Ivy League has been a tough one to pin down all season - how does Eamon McAnaney see the always-shifting landscape coming together for this weekend's tournament in Providence?

May 1, 2015
Weekend Preview Podcast: Setting Stage for Selection Sunday
With Selection Sunday upon us, the LM staff breaks down conference tournament scenarios heading into the weekend and how they could impact the NCAA bubble.

April 30, 2015
Denver Starts Slow, Pulls Away to Beat Villanova
Connor Cannizzaro and Wes Berg scored four goals each as Denver took down Villanova in the Big East semifinals. It was coach Bill Tierney's 350th career win.

April 30, 2015
Ohio State Takes Out Maryland in Big Ten Tourney
The Buckeyes went on a 6-0 run to beat the Terps at home in College Park. Ohio State faces Johns Hopkins for the Big Ten title while Maryland will await it NCAA tournament fate on Sunday.

April 30, 2015
Hoyas Outlast Marquette to Make Big East Final
Georgetown downed Marquette 12-8 in the Big East semifinals and will play Denver for the championship.

April 30, 2015
CAAs and NCAAs: Hofstra in Control of its Own Destiny
Hofstra is undefeated in conference play, but will be putting it all on the line in the CAA tournament this weekend. Winning the CAAs will lock in an NCAA automatic bid, but can they secure an at-large bid without the CAA crown?

April 29, 2015
Lambrecht: Colgate's Big Recovery from Early Slide
A hot start for Colgate tapered into a March slide, but the Raiders have come together in a big way on the way to the Patriot League title. How far can they go in May?

April 29, 2015
Bracketology, Third Edition: Bubble Becomes Clearer (MD1)
This much we know: Syracuse and Colgate are in. But there's plenty left to be decided in conference tournaments. Here's the NCAA tournament picture right now.

April 29, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: Cummings' Tewaaraton Challengers?
As the season stands today, with the dominance of Maryland, there doesn't seem to be any argument against junior Taylor Cummings earning the Tewaaraton Award for the second year in a row.

April 28, 2015
Women's Division I Bracketology: Third Edition
Syracuse and Loyola are in, winning the ACC and Patriot League titles, respectively. How will the remaining conference tournaments shake out?

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
Five of the top six teams in this week's Top 25 remain unbeaten - but so far none have taken a No. 1 vote away from the still-streaking McDonogh (Md.) Eagles.

April 28, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Ryan Brown and Kayla Treanor
Syracuse barreled to an ACC title through some of the best teams in the country, while Hopkins topped arch-rival Maryland for a huge win, with Epoch/LM Players of the Week Kayla Treanor and Ryan Brown leading the charge.

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
It needed OT to get by a game Syosset (N.Y.) team, but No. 2 Massapequa (N.Y.) continues to breathe down the neck of top-ranked Haverford as the season continues.

April 28, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Lyle Thompson or the Tewaaraton Field?
Who you taking: Lyle Thompson or the field? Lacrosse's highest individual honor will be handed out after Memorial Day.

April 28, 2015
Do Bandits Have What it Takes to Spring Upset?
They may not be the front-runners, but don't count out the Buffalo Bandits as the NLL playoff season gets underway in May.

April 27, 2015
Division II Notebook: The Hossack Legend Continues
Lindenwood's Graeme Hossack is the best long-stick middie in Division II, and he just might be the best overall player. His excellence was again on display in the Lions win over Seton Hill.

April 27, 2015
Division III Notebook: Searching for New Blood
Everything is pointing toward a first-time champion this spring in Division III, but there's a long way to go. Plus, the division's best rivalry.

April 27, 2015
McAnaney: Weekend Shakes Up NCAA Tournament Race
Johns Hopkins dramatically improved its resume with a win over Maryland, but Yale and Ohio State both suffered upset losses. What to make of it all? Eamon McAnaney breaks down the weekend that was.

April 26, 2015
Loyola Tops Navy for Second Straight Patriot League Title
Kara Burke and Hannah Schmitt each scored four goals in Loyola's 14-9 win over Navy for the Greyhounds' second straight conference title.

April 26, 2015
ICYMI: Who Claims No. 1 After Wild Men's Weekend?
With the ACC tournament knocking off the No. 1 and No. 2 teams and No. 3 Maryland falling to unranked Johns Hopkins, how do we sort out the increasingly overlapping top tier in men's DI?

April 26, 2015
ICYMI: Tournament Time Equals Resume Time
Conference tournament season kicked off last weekend and for many teams, this week's tournaments are one final chance to show they deserve a chance to compete for a national title.

April 26, 2015
Behind Rice's Monster Game, Syracuse Claims First ACC Title
With three goals and four assists, Kevin Rice led Syracuse to its first ACC tournament championship with a 15-14 win over Duke.

April 26, 2015
Walsh Leads Colgate to Patriot League Title with Win Over Army
After missing the NCAA Tournament each of the past two seasons, Colgate earned an AQ bid to the 2015 NCAA Tournament after beating Army in the Patriot League Tournament 11-8.

April 26, 2015
Treanor's OT Goal Lifts Syracuse Past UNC for ACC Title
In double overtime, Kayla Treanor rounds the crease to score the game winner for Syracuse as the Orange take the ACC crown with a 9-8 win.

April 26, 2015
#LMLive: ACC, Patriot League Bid Day
It's a first day of finals on the conference tournament front, as the ACC and Patriot League issue their crowns (and AQ bids to the dance). Follow live!

April 25, 2015
D-I Men's Conference Tournament Central
The conference fields are shaping up across men's DI, with the ACC and Patriot finals on Sunday and a the rest set up for next weekend.

April 25, 2015
Brown's Eight Powers Johns Hopkins Past Rival Maryland
Ryan Brown's eight goals headlined Johns Hopkins 15-12 win on Saturday night against the Terps. The Blue Jays locked up the top seed for the Big Ten tournament and got their biggest win of the year.

April 25, 2015
Cornell Rallies for Ivy Win Over Princeton
Down early, Cornell went on a big second quarter run and held off Princeton to set up a rematch in next weekend's Ivy League tournament at Brown.

April 25, 2015
Virginia's Run Turns Penn Game Into Rout
Greg Coholan had nine points as Virginia routed Penn in the Saturday night 'showcase' game of the ACC tournament.

April 25, 2015
Rutgers Takes Down No. 11 Ohio State on Senior Day
A 7-0 second quarter paved the way to a big win over No. 11 Ohio State for Rutgers, which handed the visiting Buckeyes a 17-10 loss to close their season.

April 25, 2015
#LMLive: Regular-Season Judgement Day?
WIth the Patriot and ACC tournaments on break before Sunday finales, the Saturday slate will decide a number of berths in next week's tournaments, including the wide-open Ivy and CAA.

April 24, 2015
Rice's Late Goal Leads Syracuse to ACC Final
Kevin Rice's wraparound goal with less than two minutes to play gave Syracuse a 9-8 win over North Carolina in the ACC semifinals. The Orange will meet Duke in Sunday's championship.

April 24, 2015
Army Gets Revenge on Navy, Moves to PL Final
A 6-0 first quarter was too big of an obstacle for Navy to overcome and Army downed the Mids 11-7 to advance to Sunday's Patriot League championship game against Colgate.

April 24, 2015
Syracuse Downs No. 2 Seed Duke, Surges to ACC Final
Syracuse avenged an ACC regular-season loss for the second straight day, knocking off No. 2 seed Duke to advance to face North Carolina Sunday for the tournament title.

April 24, 2015
Colgate Routs Bucknell to Advance to Patriot Final
Ryan Walsh and Matt Clarkson each had seven-point games as Colgate pounded Bucknell 18-5 to advance to Sunday's Patriot League championship game.

April 24, 2015
Fast Start Carries Duke Past No. 1 Notre Dame
A five-goal run to open the second half gave Duke a 10-1 lead over top-ranked Notre Dame. The Irish responded in the fourth quarter, but it was too late in a 13-8 Duke victory.

April 24, 2015
North Carolina Cruises Past Notre Dame in 18-4 Blowout
The top-seeded Tar Heels earned a spot in Sunday's ACC title game, defeating fifth-seeded Notre Dame on Friday by the largest margin in tournament history.

April 24, 2015
NCAA Notes: Ohio State Prepped for Dark-Horse Role?
The Buckeyes have seen a bit of everything this spring. Could they be primed for a deep run in the tournament next month?

April 24, 2015
McAnaney: Lacrosse's New York State of Mind?
The Big East made its hoops stand out by hosting its tournament at Madison Square Garden. Could a lacrosse conference make a similar play by playing its post season in the Big Apple?

April 24, 2015
Weekend Preview Podcast: Let the Conference Tourneys Begin
The conference champions of the ACC and Patriot League will be the first to punch their NCAA tournament tickets. That, and much, more including Johns Hopkins and Maryland's battle for a rivalry win — and a giant wooden crab.

April 24, 2015
MCLA Notes: Playoffs Loom, But So Do Finals
It's an exciting time of year in the MCLA with conference tournaments firing up and nationals around the corner. But the student-athletes need to close out their academics too.

April 23, 2015
Lacrosse Magazine - Inside our May 2015 Issue
May Madness is coming - what Syracuse fan isn't happy with having X-Factor and cover subject Ben Williams on their side this spring? That and more from the latest issue of Lacrosse Magazine!

April 23, 2015
WD2 Notes: Lock Haven in Prime Position?
With Adelphi suffering its first loss of the year Wednesday, is unbeaten Lock Haven ready to be a favorite for the NCAA crown?

April 23, 2015
US Lacrosse Breaks Ground on New Facility
US Lacrosse Thursday morning broke ground on a new headquarters, hall of fame, and training center in Sparks, Md.

April 23, 2015
Cummings Leads Maryland to Big Ten Title
Taylor Cummings had four goals, 10 draw controls and four caused turnovers as Maryland beat Penn State 13-10 to win the Big Ten regular season title.

April 23, 2015
Irish Defense Shuts Down Virginia in 7-6 Victory
Notre Dame went on the road and held off host Virginia 7-6 in the ACC quarterfinals, earning a significant boost to its postseason resume and a trip to the ACC semifinals against regular season champion North Carolina.

April 23, 2015
Ben Williams - Syracuse's X-Factor
From Minnesota via Worcester, Mass., Ben Williams has been a revelation for Syracuse this spring - dominating at the X to fuel championship hopes in the upcoming May Madness.

April 23, 2015
D1 Women’s Lacrosse Could Be Coming to Colorado State
To remain Title IX compliant, Colorado State may be looking to add Division I women's lacrosse within the next five years.

April 23, 2015
Tewaaraton Names 25 Final Nominees for '15 Awards
25 men's and 25 women's players have been announced as nominees for the Tewaaraton Award, including returning winners Lyle Thompson and Taylor Cummings.

April 23, 2015
Janczyk’s 400 Wins Simply a Byproduct
After Wednesday's victory over Franklin & Marshall, Gettysburg coach Hank Janczyk has become the second NCAA lacrosse coach to ever crack the 400-win barrier. For those who played for and coached with him, the number doesn't tell whole story.

April 23, 2015
Penn State Defense Steps Up B1G Time For B1G Win
With a huge win over Northwestern thanks to a solid defense, the No. 7 Nittany Lions turn to face No. 1 Maryland in a battle for the top seed in the Big Ten.

April 22, 2015
Lambrecht: Fact and Opinion for the NCAA Men's Stretch
We've had nearly an entire season to gauge the men's DI world. Gary Lambrecht runs through some facts, and offers a few more opinions on the final two weeks.

April 22, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: Bracketology, Second Edition
Some teams are solidifying their spots as conference leaders, while others hope to break the mold in order to earn a spot in the dance.

April 22, 2015
WCLA Notes: Tournament Field Takes Shape
Santa Clara and Duke earned the top seeds for the upcoming WCLA tournament, while other squads earned their way in with league wins over the weekend.

April 22, 2015
NLL Notes: Billings Has April Weekend to Remember
Garrett Billings played his first game as a visitor since leaving Toronto and celebrated the birth of his first child.

April 21, 2015
Army Rallies in Fourth to End Loyola's Season
John Glesener notched the winner with five seconds left as Army rallied from five goals down to beat Loyola 12-11 in a Patriot League quarterfinal.

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
For the first time since March 24th, a team besides Haverford (Pa.) got a vote for No. 1- but the Fords got seven to Massapequa's (N.Y.) one to stay comfortably atop the Nike/LM Top 25.

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
A win over a Top 10 Darien (Conn.) team helped Manhasset (N.Y.) up to No. 2 in this week's Nike/LM Top 25, but can they overtake McDonogh (Md.)?

April 21, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Bracketology, Second Edition
With just two weeks left until Selection Sunday, it's time for another look at Lacrosse Magazine Bracketology for men's DI. Who's in, out and on the bubble?

April 21, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Katherine Finkelston and Jack Kelly
She sparked a huge UConn rally in an upset of Florida, while he anchored Brown to a key Ivy League win over Cornell. Both earned Epoch/LM Player of the Week honors.

April 20, 2015
Division III Notebook: Less Is More for Amherst
Learning lessons from an earlier loss, the Amherst coaching staff kept an unfettered approach to Tufts. Plus, Beville and Pilat share their milestone while Stevenson tries to keep sharp.

April 20, 2015
Division II Notebook: Limestone 'A Bit More Intense'
There aren't many undefeated national champions, which is why Limestone is using its one blemish for motivation. Plus, Lynn shakes of Sunshine State tourney.

April 20, 2015
McAnaney: One-Goal Games and Plenty of Talking Points
One-goal games and unbelievable comebacks were the norm in contests that will play major factors in the upcoming conference tournaments and then again on Selection Sunday. Plus, Matt Kavanagh talks about the hit heard 'round the lacrosse world.

April 19, 2015
ICYMI: Weekend Upsets Mix Things Up
Penn State knocked off Northwestern 14-10 on Sunday, one of several upsets over the weekend that has muddied up the national picture heading into the stretch drive

April 19, 2015
ICYMI: UNC-UND Controversy and April Madness
Why Evan Connell deserved that two-minute, non-releasable penalty and more on a wild weekend of Division I men's lacrosse.

April 19, 2015
Louisville Tops Notre Dame for Significant ACC Win
Behind Cortnee Daley's four goals, the Cardinals defeated the Irish 10-8 for a key conference victory.

April 19, 2015
Penn State Defeats Northwestern for First Time Since 2003
With the 14-10 upset victory, the Nittany Lions clinch a Big Ten tournament bye into the semifinals.

April 18, 2015
Notre Dame Clinches ACC Crown in Wild Win Over UNC
Down two late, Notre Dame scored three straight in the final minute to down No. 2 North Carolina after a non-releasable penalty against the Tar Heels.

April 18, 2015
Carlson Caps Late Maryland Rally at Ohio State
Maryland scored the final five goals, and Jay Carlson notched the OT winner, as the Terps rallied to beat Ohio State in front of a big crowd at the Horseshoe.

April 18, 2015
Kelly's 21 Saves Backstop Brown Win over Cornell
The Ivy League title chase just got a bit more interesting. Brown goalie Jack Kelly made a season-high 21 saves to lead No. 15 Brown to a 15-6 win over No. 8 Cornell at sun-drenched Stevenson Field.

April 18, 2015
Hofstra Upset of Towson Swung on a Busted String
Not that Hofstra starting goalie Jack Concannon was playing poorly, but when he exited with a broken bottom string on his stick, Pride senior Chris Selva played too well to take out, finishing with 12 saves in three quarters of the 9-2 win Saturday.

April 18, 2015
UConn Rallies to Stun Florida 11-10 in Big East
Down by seven goals, UConn rallied to beat No. 9 Florida 11-10. It was the second-highest ranked team UConn has ever beaten.

April 17, 2015
Carolina Clinches ACC's Top Seed with Win at Duke
North Carolina might be without Molly Hendrick and Brittney Coppa, but a healthy Aly Messinger and Sammy Jo Tracy go a long way, as Duke learned Friday.

April 17, 2015
Patriot League Playoffs Set After Wild Friday Night
It’s only April 17, but it sure felt like May Madness had arrived Friday. An unpredictable Patriot League men’s lacrosse season ended with a flurry of results. Resurgent Lehigh clinched the sixth and final playoff spot.

April 17, 2015
NCAA Notes: Short Sticks Go a Long Way for Yale
It's time to stop sleeping on Yale, which again has a tremendous defense reinvigorated by short-stick midfielders like Harry Kucharczyk and James Tjarksen.

April 17, 2015
McAnaney: Start-up Programs' Growing Pains, Gains
Richmond coach Dan Chemotti, Marquette's Joe Amplo and Monmouth's Brian Fisher share insight on building a Division I program from the ground up. Eamon McAnaney examines recent start-up varsity teams.

April 17, 2015
WD3 Notebook: Sweet Briar Rides Emotional Roller Coaster
The Sweet Briar Vixens are playing this season as if it's their last, plus who will take the lead in the NESCAC and Centennial Conference?

April 17, 2015
Weekend Preview: Conference Battles Continue
Teams are jockeying for conference position and seeding, and NCAA tournament considerations as well, as the lacrosse calendar enters the second half of April. We preview the weekend's top games.

April 16, 2015
Two Late Goals Lift Northwestern Over Notre Dame
Northwestern scored two goals in the final five minutes and Bridget Bianco made a save with 41 seconds remaining to preserve a 10-9 victory over Notre Dame.

April 16, 2015
Your Edge: Fish for Quick Sticks
How Virginia's All-American Courtney Swan baits defenders to find the back of the net. It starts with what she likes to call the ponytail rule.

April 16, 2015
Prove People Wrong: Is Stony Brook Final Four Bound?
All season long, the Seawolves have been guided by the mantra PPW (Prove People Wrong). After topping Northwestern, they believe they can advance further than years past in the NCAA tournament.

April 16, 2015
Midweek Notes: Bates Loss Readjusts Tufts
The Jumbos are giving all the credit to the Bobcats, but last week's loss combined with Cole Bailey's return has Tufts back where it needs to be. Plus, Emmanuel back in front, Capital rising and Gene Peluso hits milestone.

April 16, 2015
NLL Weekend: Rochester Aiming for First Place Overall
Neil Stevens previews the National Lacrosse League weekend slate. The Knighthawks are looking to pull away from the field.

April 16, 2015
No. 1 Maryland Routs No. 15 Johns Hopkins
Brooke Griffin scored five goals as the Terps rolled over the Blue Jays.

April 15, 2015
Top-Ranked Trinity Dispatches No. 8 TCNJ
Martha Griffin factored in on nearly half of Trinity's goals as the Bantams breezed past the Lions, 15-8 on Wednesday evening.

April 15, 2015
Hompe's Trick Sends Princeton Past Penn
Olivia Hompe closed the first half with a goal and opened the second with two more, sparking No. 18 Princeton to a 9-7 triumph over Penn on Wednesday night.

April 15, 2015
Barrett Indispensible Between Pipes for Virginia
By standing up to withering fire at times, goalie Matt Barrett also has cemented his place as arguably Virginia’s most indispensable player in 2015.

April 15, 2015
NLL: Evans Not the Only MVP-Worthy Roughneck
Shawn Evans' record-setting season likely will earn him NLL MVP honors. But don't overlook Curtis Dickson, writes Neil Stevens.

April 15, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: Can the Blue Jays Fly into the Postseason?
After upsetting No. 5 Stony Brook this past week, Hopkins' chances to earn an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament may be looking good. Plus, an inside look at the women's two-man game with assistant Steele Stanwick.

April 15, 2015
Report: Colorado State to Add Women's Lacrosse
Colorado State plans to add women's lacrosse to its lineup of NCAA Division I sports within the next five years, the Coloradoan reported Wednesday.

April 15, 2015
WCLA Notes: Bulldogs Earn Bid to Nationals
The University of Georgia topped Florida Club 14-9 in the SWLL championship to become the first team to earn their bid to the 2015 WCLA National Tournament.

April 15, 2015
MCLA Notes: RMLC Powers Looking Up at Westminster
After stumbling early, Westminster tore through Colorado and Colorado State and could lock up a share of the RMLC regular season title with a win Saturday over BYU.

April 14, 2015
Thompson Sets NCAA D-I Men's Career Points Record
Reigning Tewaaraton Award co-winner and All-World attackman Lyle Thompson put his name in the record book yet again, with a second-quarter assist against Bryant on Tuesday that moved him past Rob Pannell for the most points in NCAA Division I men's history.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
St. Ignatius (Calif.) had a big eastern trip, earning a win over then-No. 2 Landon (Md.) to help vault it into the Top 10. Haverford (Pa.) keeps its hold on No. 1.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
A second straight week of big jumps for Garden City (N.Y.) headlines the Nike/LM HS Girls' Top 25, but everyone's still playing second fiddle to No. 1 McDonogh (Md.)

April 14, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Michaela Michael and Dan Taylor
In big conference wins for Southern Cal and Lehigh, Michaela Michael and Dan Taylor led the way for their teams, earning Epoch/LM Player of the Week honors.

April 14, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Doesn't Get Much Better than Army-Navy
Close to 10,000 fans showed up in Annapolis and saw Navy end Army's six-game win streak in the rivalry series. It left a lasting impression.

April 13, 2015
McAnaney: Who's No. 2? Tar Heels or Terps?
Eamon McAnaney delves into this week's big rankings debate. After North Carolina became the second team to knock off Syracuse this season, should the Tar Heels be No. 2? Or the still solid Terps? He answers the question.

April 12, 2015
ICYMI: Burning Questions and Record Breakers
Where will Lyle Thompson go from here? Which NCAA title drought will end? Is Navy back? Matt DaSilva tackles these questions and more after another wild weekend of lacrosse.

April 12, 2015
Bruckner, Fowler Help Duke Dominate Virginia, 15-8
Sophmore Jack Bruckner had seven goals and redshirt freshman had 18 saves as Duke earned a ACC tournament bid by routing Virginia at home Sunday afternoon.

April 12, 2015
Pressler Finds His Truth in Loyalty to Bryant
Nine years after the Duke lacrosse false rape scandal nearly destroyed him, Mike Pressler is thriving at Bryant — the only school that threw him and his family a lifeline in their darkest days.

April 12, 2015
Red-Hot Lehigh Takes Down Stony Brook on Road
Lehigh captured its second straight Top 20 win on the week, taking down Stony Brook by a pair on Long Island Sunday.

April 12, 2015
Rambo's Last-Minute Goal Caps Maryland Comeback
Sophomore Matt Rambo capped a big second half for the No. 3 Terrapins, who came from behind for a 9-8 Big Ten win at Rutgers.

April 12, 2015
Stony Brook Upends Northwestern for Landmark Win
After opening with a 5-0 run, the No. 5 Seawolves cruised to a 11-9 victory over traditional powerhouse No. 6 Northwestern.

April 12, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Record-Setting Saturday
Lyle Thompson tied Rob Pannell, Kevin Massa set the face-off mark, and the playoff picture became clearer (or muddier) for many. What's in store as the weekend continues?

April 11, 2015
North Carolina Outlasts Syracuse in ACC Thriller
Joey Sankey became UNC's all-time leading scorer and the defense made some key late stops as the fourth-ranked Tar Heels held off No. 2 Syracuse, 17-15

April 11, 2015
Princeton Rallies Past Cornell, Unbeaten in Ivy
Faced with a three-goal second half deficit, Princeton ripped off five straight goals and hung on to beat Cornell, 13-11, and remain unbeaten in the Ivy League.

April 11, 2015
McAnaney: Duke-UVa Battle for ACC Spot, Pride
Is today's game in Durham "Must WIn" for either team's NCAA hopes? Probably not. But that doesn't mean either would be happy walking away 0-4 in ACC play.

April 11, 2015
Thompson Ties Pannell for NCAA Career Points Mark
A goal and six assists Saturday against Binghamton left Lyle Thompson tied for the all-time NCAA Division I men's points record with Rob Pannell. Thompson has his first chance to break it Tuesday against Bryant.

April 11, 2015
No. 10 Seton Hill Shocks No. 1 Lake Erie
The Griffins scored two goals in a 16-second span in the final minute of play, allowing Seton Hill to take control of the ECAC picture.

April 11, 2015
Gettysburg Wins Centennial Showdown With Ursinus
Paul Werner scored a pair of goals for No. 3 Gettysburg has the Bullets fought off No. 11 Ursinus in matchup atop the Centennial.

April 11, 2015
Navy Beats Army With Seven-Goal Second Half Run
The Midshipmen defeated rival Army 10-7, with seven goals in 15 minutes, to clinch at least a share of the Patriot League regular season title in front of nearly 10,000 fans in Annapolis.

April 11, 2015
Carolina Downs Cuse Before Record Crowd
Second-ranked North Carolina used a five-goal second half run to key a 15-8 victory over No. 7 Syracuse before a crowd of 2,098 a record for a women's game at Fetzer Field

April 11, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Sun Shining April Saturday
It's a beautiful day for lacrosse, and there's some great contests on the slate, including a TV twin-bill at North Carolina and the always exciting Army-Navy tilt.

April 11, 2015
Weekend Preview Podcast: Double Dip in Chapel Hill and More
A pair of top-10 matchups will go down within hours of one another, as the Syracuse men and women are in town to face North Carolina. LM's crack team breaks down those games and much more in our weekend preview podcast.

April 10, 2015
Injury Update: Hendrick Out, Status of Brust and Rix Unknown
Both Molly Hendrick (UNC) and Faye Brust (Louisville) tore an ACL this past weekend, while Mikaela Rix (Boston College) suffered a concussion.

April 10, 2015
Five Ways Major League Lacrosse is Already Improving
It's the eve of Major League Lacrosse's 15th season. In that time, critics have many times suggested how the league can improve. Joe Keegan takes a fresh look at how MLL is already on its way.

April 10, 2015
Denver Still in Hunt Despite Unexpected Twists
Trevor Baptiste's emergence, Jack Bobzien's appendicitis, Wesley Berg's transformation into a facilitator have given us a different-looking Denver. But the Pioneers remain well-positioned for a run at their first NCAA title, writes Gary Lambrecht.

April 10, 2015
MLL 2015 Preview: No. 1 New York Lizards
After a blockbuster trade brought Paul Rabil into the fold, can the New York franchise get back to championship form for the first time since 2003?

April 10, 2015
WD2 Notes: Adelphi, Le Moyne Lead Northeast 10 Title Race
Adelphi (11-0) and Le Moyne (11-1) lead the conference with an identical 8-0 record, but Stone Hill and New Haven are right on the edge.

April 10, 2015
Q&A: MLL Commissioner David Gross
Major League Lacrosse begins its 15th season this weekend. It’s an earlier start date than ever before for the outdoor pro league, and it’s one of the many topics Lacrosse Magazine covered in a Q-and-A with MLL commissioner David Gross.

April 10, 2015
MLL 2015 Preview: No. 2 Denver Outlaws
The longtime 'always a bridesmaid, never a bride' franchise finally broke through for a Steinfeld Cup last summer. Can the Outlaws repeat?

April 9, 2015
Midweek Notes: Bates Finds Its Building Block?
Bates has had some pivotal wins in the past, but will the upset of No. 1 and defending champion Tufts change everything for the Bobcats? Plus, Coon's emotional win and Ursinus' cleared hurdle.

April 9, 2015
Your Edge: Splitting Success With Mark Millon
The Hall of Famer helps put a new spin on the split dodge for the readers of Lacrosse Magazine, with footage on our new YouTube channel.

April 9, 2015
WD3 Notes: Middlebury Stays Strong After Opening Day Loss
Middlebury suffered a one-goal loss to open the season, but has been on a hot streak as of late with a 9-0 run. Plus Sewaane remains undefeated.

April 9, 2015
Irish Spirit, O'Sullivan's Saves Propel Notre Dame to Hot Streak
After opening the season 3-4, Notre Dame has gone on a 5-1 run in the past six games with significant wins over ACC rivals Syracuse and Virginia.

April 9, 2015
MLL 2015 Preview: No. 3 Chesapeake Bayhawks
3-Peat expectations fell by the wayside with a 1-4 start last season. Can the Bayhawks put things back together this summer with a talent-filled lineup?

April 9, 2015
MLL '15 Preview: No. 4 Rochester Rattlers
Can a stacked defense and MVP candidate Jordan Wolf help Rochester book another trip to championship weekend?

April 9, 2015
Eight Added to Tewaaraton Watch Lists in Second Update
Freshmen Selena Lasota (Northwestern) and Trevor Baptiste (Denver) were among the names added to the Tewaaraton Watch Lists in the second in-season update.

April 8, 2015
Big Second Half Helps Maryland Avoid Princeton Upset
Visiting Princeton held a 6-4 lead at the break, but the top-ranked Terrapins went off in the second half and cruised to an 18-10 victory in College Park.

April 8, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: Bracketology, First Edition
If the season ended today, how would the Division I women's bracket shape up? Lacrosse Magazine spoke in depth with committee chair Brendan Fahey.

April 8, 2015
Depleted Maryland Edges Loyola on Late Cole Strike
Bryan Cole scored with 3:05 left in the game to give No. 3 Maryland an 11-10 victory over Loyola.

April 8, 2015
Washburn: Peering into MLL '15 Crystal Ball
Ready or not, the Major League Lacrosse season is upon us. Who does analyst Evan Washburn see leading the pack for the summer?

April 8, 2015
Terps Defense Has Answered Preseason Questions
The Maryland defense has emphatically erased any doubt about if or how it would perform this year. Can anyone crack the Terps' shell?

April 8, 2015
MLL 2015 Preview: No. 6 Boston Cannons
Sure, longtime franchise face Paul Rabil is gone, but there are plenty of other weapons in the cupboard as the team prepares for its new home at Gillette Stadium.

April 8, 2015
MLL 2015 Preview: No. 5 Ohio Machine
The Machine put together a semifinal run in 2014 to cap a huge improvement over past seasons. Can the upward trend continue this summer?

April 7, 2015
Notre Dame Stays Hot, Downs Syracuse in OT
For the second time in four days, the Irish beat a Top 10 team on the road, this time beating Syraucse at the Carrier Dome.

April 7, 2015
Bates Stuns No. 1 Tufts Behind Fay's Five Goals
Charlie Fay scored five goals and Bates became the first team in 25 games to hold Tufts to under 10 goals in a huge Division III men's upset on Tuesday night.

April 7, 2015
No. 18 Blue Jays Hand No. 5 Stony Brook First Loss
Johns Hopkins scored the final three goals and killed off the last seven minutes to beat Stony Brook 7-5 on Tuesday night at Homewood Field.

April 7, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Bracketology, First Edition
With just four weeks left until Selection Sunday, it's time to get a look at the first Lacrosse Magazine Bracketology of the season. Who's in, out and on the bubble?

April 7, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Ben Williams and Cortney Fortunato
Syracuse needed to keep Albany's offense off the field and Notre Dame needed a signature win. Thanks to Epoch/LM Players of the Week Ben Williams and Cortney Fortunato, both of those things happened.

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
Haverford (Pa.) retains every first-place vote for another week, but Landon (Md.) is hot on their tails with a big week looming.

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
Garden City (N.Y.) is moving up the charts with a 4-0 start, but a big game looming against No. 5 Manhasset (N.Y.) today, but McDonogh (Md.) stays No. 1 another week.

April 7, 2015
Notre Dame's Cortney Fortunato - The Wow Factor
One of the most highly-touted recruits in women's lacrosse, can Cortney Fortunato translate her jaw-dropping ability into a spot at the elite table for the Irish?

April 7, 2015
MLL 2015 Preview: No. 7 Florida Launch
Expect offensive fireworks (particularly after Lyle Thompson arrives), but can the defense keep other teams off the board?

April 6, 2015
MLL 2015 Preview: No. 8 Charlotte Hounds
Charlotte traded Matt Danowski in the off-season, meaning a young midfield will be asked to carry the load offensively for Mike Cerino's team.

April 6, 2015
Division III Notebook: Midseason Awards Banquet
The best and brightest in Division III are ready for their fictional star turn as the midseason awards are handed out.

April 6, 2015
Division II Notebook: Midseason Awards Banquet
All of the luminaries are here tonight for the mythical midseason awards banquet in Division II. Who will be bring home the hardware at this point?

April 6, 2015
McAnaney: What to Make of Ivy League Madness?
It's hard to make sense of the Ivy League right now, writes Eamon McAnaney, but at the very least, it looks like the league will send multiple teams to the NCAA tournament.

April 5, 2015
ICYMI: Second Season Intrigue Begins
The start of conference play gives teams another chance to launch theri success. Stanford has lost twice in the last two weeks out of the league, but is 3-0 in the MPSF.

April 5, 2015
Ohio State Hands Johns Hopkins Big Ten Defeat
The first ever Big Ten lacrosse game in Columbus was a hit for the home Buckeyes, who downed Johns Hopkins for the first time in program history, 15-12.

April 5, 2015
Craig's Late OT Strike Lifts Northwestern Over Penn
Kaleigh Craig scored with just 13 seconds left in overtime to give the Wildcats a 9-8 victory over visiting Penn in non-league action Sunday afternoon.

April 5, 2015
Highlights: Celebrating Easter Weekend WIth Lacrosse
The action continues through this evening's Johns Hopkins-Ohio State Big Ten showdown, but there's a ton of highlights available from Friday and Saturday's games already!

April 5, 2015
"Lacrosse on the Offensive" Featured on CBS News
Correspondent Mo Rocca did an in-depth report on the growth of lacrosse for CBS's Sunday Morning this week.

April 4, 2015
Four Hat Tricks Power Notre Dame Past Duke, 15-10
Notre Dame snapped Duke's 21-game home win streak and improved to 3-0 in the ACC with Saturday's efficient win over the Blue Devils at Koskinen Stadium.

April 4, 2015
Fortunato, Notre Dame Dominate No. 7 Virginia in Upset
Behind sophomore Cortney Fortunato's eight points, Notre Dame crushed No. 7 Virginia 14-4 at Klöckner Stadium.

April 4, 2015
Dwyer's Late Goal Lifts Harvard to Upset of Cornell
Harvard rallied from an early deficit and downed No. 8 Cornell in Ivy League Action, with Devon Dwyer scoring the winner with just over 30 seconds to play.

April 4, 2015
Eastwood Leads Stony Brook to 13-10 Win Over No. 13 Princeton
Stony Brook earned its first win over an Ivy League team since 2007 and made a strong case that there's more to the America East than just Albany

April 4, 2015
Smith Leads Duke Over BC, Rix Injured
Brigid Smith matcher her career-high as Duke pulled away for a 13-8 win over Boston College in a top five showdown. BC's Mikaela Rix was injured in the contest.

April 4, 2015
Carolina Pulls Away to Rout Louisville 18-5
After taking a 4-3 lead in the first half, Louisville was held to just one goal in the final 40 minutes of the game as North Carolina pulled away in a win that featured two key injuries.

April 4, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Conference Action Dominates
Some major conference tilts are on tap for this full Saturday of action - starting early with Duke and Boston College women trying to get back on track after their first losses.

April 3, 2015
Carolina Defense Comes Up Big to Beat Virginia
After surviving a shootout with Duke, the Tar Heels buckled down on an uncharacteristically sloppy Virginia team Friday and pulled away late for a 10-6 victory in Charlottesville.

April 3, 2015
Stanford Makes MPSF Statement with Win at Denver
Stanford jumped all over Denver early and rebounded from a loss earlier this week to Cornell with a 14-7 victory against their MPSF rival Friday.

April 3, 2015
Hofstra Upsets No. 9 JMU with Seven-Goal Spurt
Brittain Altomare scored four goals and Hofstra scored seven unanswered goals in the second half to defeat James Madison 13-8 — its first win over a nationally ranked opponent since 2011.

April 3, 2015
NCAA Notes: Kemp Epitomizes Brown's Success
After a win over Princeton, Brown is in the drivers' seat in the Ivy League, and LSM Larken Kemp is an emerging star for the go-go Bears.

April 3, 2015
Weekend Preview: Duke and Carolina Await Tests
Both the men's and women's programs on Tobacco Road face stiff tests this weekend, part of a big slate of contests awaiting lacrosse fans.

April 2, 2015
McAnaney: Duke-ND Chance to Catch Two Prototype Middies
Duke's Myles Jones and Notre Dame's Sergio Perkovic are big, strong midfielders - who also use their skill and IQ to the maximum for their teams.

April 2, 2015
Thompson Shines One Last Time at Carrier Dome
Syracuse took down Albany 17-12, but Lyle Thompson still finished with seven points against one of the top defenders in the country despite a lack of possession time.

April 2, 2015
Syracuse Loads Up at X, Uses Big Rally to Down Albany
A dominant performance at X and 8-4 mid-game run helped Syracuse down Albany 17-12 in a Top 10 showdown at the Carrier Dome Thursday night.

April 2, 2015
Midweek Notes: NEWMAC Catching Beaver Fever?
Babson beat Springfield for the first time since 1979, and it might be a sign of the NEWMAC's improvement. Plus, Alfred makes its mark and Tufts continues to roll.

April 2, 2015
WD3 Notes: Rhodes, Sewanee Battle for Supremacy in South
Both the Lynx and Tigers are undefeated going into Friday's matchup, but the winner will likely determine SAA championship. Plus, No. 1 Trinity is holding its own atop the rankings.

April 2, 2015
Trio of Venues to Host 2015 World Indoor Championship
The Carrier Dome will host the gold and bronze medal games while Onondaga Nation and the War Memorial Arena in Syracuse will also host games.

April 2, 2015
MCLA Notes: Liberty Thrives in Midnight Madness
With a packed house in all black on hand, Liberty took its annual "Midnight Madness" game over Georgia, while Georgia Tech continued its unbeaten start.

April 2, 2015
Treanor’s Health: The Reason Behind Her Faceguard Purgatory
Many attributed holding Syracuse junior and 2014 Tewaaraton finalist Kayla Treanor scoreless in four games this season to her opponents' solid defense, but according to the Orange, she was simply under the weather.

April 1, 2015
Like Parity? Look No Further than Patriot League '15
After some unexpected early results, the Patriot League can't count on anything but an AQ bid to the NCAAs. But the race, if the season so far is indication, will be a mad one.

April 1, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: It’s Cornell’s Move in the Ancient Eight
After upsetting No. 15 Stanford last night, Cornell moves on to its toughest stretch of the schedule, looking to have its best season in nearly 10 seasons. Plus a look at Ivy stats in the bigger picture.

April 1, 2015
NLL Notes: Buque Steps Up in Net for Mammoth
Playing in place of normal starter Dylan Ward, Colorado's Alex Buque's first start earned him the first star, making 49 saves against Vancouver.

April 1, 2015
WCLA Notes: Mile High Showing Boosts Michigan
An undefeated showing at the Mile High Invitational boosts the University of Michigan to the No. 1 spot this week as we look at the WCLA.

April 1, 2015
Desire to Be the Best Fuels Lehigh's Dan Taylor
With over 125 points in the past two seasons, Calgary native Dan Taylor has thrived at Lehigh, where he strives to lead the Mountain Hawks on and off the field.

April 1, 2015
No. 19 Cornell Stuns No. 15 Stanford in Upset
Behind Emily Tripodi's career-high seven points on three goals and four assists, the Big Red earned its first win over a ranked opponent this season, topping Stanford 15-7.

March 31, 2015
Unranked Bellarmine Upsets No. 11 Marquette
With five unanswered goals in the fourth quarter kickstarted by faceoff specialist Connor Harryman, who won 12 of 16 in the game, the Knights took the shine off the No. 11 Golden Eagles in a 9-3 upset.

March 31, 2015
No Contest: No. 1 Tufts Obliterates No. 6 Williams
Austin Carbone had five goals and two assists, leading the top-ranked Jumbos to a 20-6 rout of the sixth-ranked Ephs on Tuesday.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
New York lacrosse is underway, and Syosset (N.Y.) is the big mover after a 5-0 start, while Chaminade takes a tumble.

March 31, 2015
NLL Deadline Moves Include Billings/Crowley Swap
A pair of premier righty forwards changed hands right at the NLL's deadline Tuesday, with New England netting Garrett Billings while shipping Kevin Crowley to Toronto.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
Radnor (Pa.) fought its way to No. 14 this week with a trio of victories over ranked teams, but McDonogh (Md.) maintains its grip on No. 1 once again.

March 31, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Megan Whittle and Connor Cook
Whittle has become a key cog in the Maryland machine as a freshman, and Cook powered his team to a big league win after suffering a family tragedy a week before. Both are Epoch/LM Players of the Week.

March 31, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Poskay Knows Winning Helps
It's easier said than done to keep going after four wins in three seasons. This year, Wagner has matched that number and there's more reason for hope in Staten Island, according to coach Matt Poskay.

March 30, 2015
Report: Cleveland State Adding Men's Lacrosse for '17
A report from Cleveland.com indicates that Cleveland State add lacrosse for 2017, becoming the second program in the state of Ohio.

March 30, 2015
Swarm, Black Wolves Swap Captains in Shocker
At the NLL trade deadline, Minnesota sent Andrew Suitor to New England in exchange for Joel White, a rare swap of players wearing the "C".

March 30, 2015
McAnaney: Rock 'Em Sock 'Em ACC Shows Its Might
Syracuse-Notre Dame and Duke-North Carolina served as a reminder of the ACC's strength, as if we needed it, writes Eamon McAnaney.

March 29, 2015
North Carolina Gets Big Rivalry Win, Edges Duke
The Tar Heels' senior class stepped up to down visiting Duke 15-14 on Sunday afternoon in Chapel Hill.

March 29, 2015
ICYMI: Why Short Sticks Deserve Your Respect
Jack Near reminded us why he's a first-round MLL draft pick — and why short-stick defensive midfielders are so valuable — when he scored in double overtime Saturday to lift Notre Dame over Syracuse. It was the headliner of a big weekend in college lacrosse.

March 29, 2015
ICYMI: Surviving the ACC Gauntlet
ACC teams boast eight of the top 15 toughest schedules in the country. Does playing that schedule beat you down or build you up?

March 29, 2015
Kelly Backs Brown's Win At Princeton in Ivy Matchup
Brown-Princeton was expected to be a high-scoring affair, but nobody told the goalies. The Bears got the better of the Tigers, helped by Jack Kelly's 15 saves.

March 29, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Daylong TV Slate
North Carolina outlasted Duke 15-14 in a back-and-forth rivalry game on a busy Sunday of college lacrosse. Follow it all at #LMLive.

March 28, 2015
Notre Dame Rallies to Hand No. 1 Syracuse First Loss
The No. 2 Irish needed to rally to tie late and two OTs, but they edged previously unbeaten Syracuse 13-12 at home behind Jack Near's game-winner.

March 28, 2015
Baptiste, Denver Dominate Georgetown
Trevor Baptiste won 25 of 26 faceoffs and Denver drilled Georgetown 19-7 before a record crowd of 3,117 at Peter Barton Stadium.

March 28, 2015
Vander Kolk's 18 Saves Lead Virginia Over BC
Freshman Rachel Vander Kolk made 18 saves as Virginia beat Boston College 15-13. The red-hot Cavaliers have won five straight games. BC was the third undefeated team to fall to Virginia during the streak.

March 28, 2015
Marquette Edges Villanova in Sixth One-Goal Game
No. 13 Marquette played yet another one-goal thriller, taking down Villanova 9-8 in its sixth one goal win of the season.

March 28, 2015
No. 12 Middlebury Takes the Broome to No. 5 Amherst
Jon Broome scored four goals and set up another four, leading Middlebury to the road NESCAC up set of the Lord Jeffs.

March 28, 2015
Duke Bounces Back, Beats Syracuse 10-9
Brigid Smith had three goals as Duke bounced back from its first loss of the season with a big 10-9 ACC victory over Syracuse.

March 28, 2015
Stony Brook Snows Under Oregon to Stay Perfect
Dorrien Van Dyke had four goals and three assists as No. 7 Stony Brook overcame a snow delay and handled Oregon 16-3.

March 28, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: 'Cuse, BC Fall from Unbeaten Ranks
Notre Dame edged No. 1 Syracuse in men's action and Virginia handled Boston College, as the Orange and Eagles fell for the first time on a busy Saturday of lacrosse.

March 27, 2015
Weekend Preview Podcast: No. 1 vs. No. 2 in South Bend
The Lacrosse Magazine staff previews the weekend's juiciest matchups, including a No. 1-No. 2 showdown between Syracuse and Notre Dame. Plus, we bat around some mid-season awards.

March 27, 2015
Syracuse Midfielder Kelly Cross Suspended Indefinitely
After crashing a Ford Explorer early Monday morning, Syracuse junior midfielder Kelly Cross has been suspended indefinitely due to a violation of team rules, the athletic department confirmed Friday.

March 27, 2015
Thompson Fights Through Injury, Makes Adjustments
Albany appears to have shaken off early-season rust, but Lyle Thompson has still been bothered by an injury, says coach Scott Marr. Plus, what Notre Dame and Cornell are looking like at this point in Gary Lambrecht's notebook.

March 27, 2015
Weekender: Silence Is Golden for Lindenwood's Hossack
He says very little on the field, but the actions of Lindenwood's standout long-stick middie Graeme Hossack speak very loudly.

March 27, 2015
Hoyas Head to Denver with Newfound Confidence
Kevin Warne might not have been Georgetown's first choice to replace Dave Urick. But in his third season, the Hoyas have reestablished a winning culture, writes Eamon McAnaney.

March 27, 2015
Big Ten Blowout: Terps Dominate Northwestern
Freshman Megan Whittle scored five goals and Taylor Cummings had 13 draw controls as Maryland dominated Northwestern 16-5 in the first Big Ten game.

March 27, 2015
WD3 Notes: Salisbury Back in Form With Big Week
Two-time defending Champion Salisbury stumbled out of the gate with two losses. They've looked more like expected of late, topping the No. 1 team in back-to-back weeks.

March 26, 2015
Ohio Wesleyan Still Right on Schedule
Even with some obstacles, like having to wait two hours for officials to show on Tuesday, Mike Plantholt has the Battling Bishops on course. Plus, Williams rolls and Stevenson's goalie is figuring it out.

March 26, 2015
NLL Weekend: Colorado Gunning for First Out West
With West-leading Edmonton taking on Rochester Saturday, Colorado has a shot at pulling ahead if things go well against Vancouver (and poorly for the Rush against the defending champs).

March 26, 2015
WD2 Notes: Stonehill Ready for its Closeup
A documentary on Stonehill's season in 2012 - 113 Days - is set to launch as a 10-part web series next week.

March 26, 2015
Lifestyles: Bob Woodruff on the Home Front
News anchor and Colgate lacrosse legend, Bob Woodruff gives back after being wounded while reporting on the conflict in Iraq.

March 26, 2015
Is Kavanagh's Clutch History the Key for Notre Dame?
The club of DI men's champions is a cozy one, but its to guide Notre Dame to that rarified air that specifically brought Matt Kavanagh to South Bend.

March 26, 2015
Lacrosse Magazine - Inside our April 2015 Issue
As the season continues and we turn an eye towards the stretch run, Notre Dame's Matt Kavanaugh graces the cover of our issue - is the Irish attackman the King of Clutch?

March 26, 2015
MCLA Notes: Grand Canyon Makes Move
Grand Canyon, behind Carson Barton's strong return from last year's injury, jumps to No. 1 this week with a showdown against Arizona State looming.

March 26, 2015
Slow Start to the Season Doesn’t Mean Anything for the 'Hoos
In what seems like an annual occurrence, Virginia started the season with a 3-4 record. But in one week, the Cavs topped then-unbeaten Princeton, edged one-loss JMU, and picked up their first ACC win over previously unbeaten Duke.

March 25, 2015
Candon Sends Stevenson Past Salisbury in Overtime
Pat Candon scored the game-winner in overtime, helping No. 9 Stevenson earn a hard-fought road win over No. 13 Salisbury.

March 25, 2015
Like A Fine Nine: Thompson Toasts Harvard
Lyle Thompson's school-record nine goals proved too much for the Crimson in a 21-18 shootout win for the Great Danes in Cambridge.

March 25, 2015
No. 2 RIT Overwhelms No. 12 Middlebury
A five-goal second-quarter run sparked by one of Chad Levick's four goals sent the Tigers past the Panthers in a neutral site game at Johns Hopkins.

March 25, 2015
Neal Guides No. 16 Ursinus Past Franklin & Marshall
Senior middie Mike Neal scored two goals and set up two others, helping Ursinus snap a three-game losing streak to F&M and improve to 2-0 in the Centennial.

March 25, 2015
WD1 Wednesday: BC on the Brink, Mid-Season Awards
The Eagles fly to No. 2 in the country as one of three remaining undefeated teams, while Megan Schneider looks at the top performances thus far this season.

March 25, 2015
WCLA Notes: Top Teams Head to the Mountains
After a quiet stretch, the WCLA has a big weekend, as several top teams head to Boulder for Colorado's Mile High Invitational.

March 25, 2015
NCAA Notes: Navy's MVP, ACC's Bid-Steals and More
With conference play coming in full force as we enter the latter half of the men's DI schedule, Gary Lambrecht checks in with a look at some odds and ends around lacrosse.

March 25, 2015
NLL Notes: Grant Eyes Gait Next on Milestone List
Newly second place on the NLL's all-time career points list, John Grant, Jr. is only 12 goals behind Gary Gait for second, though John Tavares is still a ways off in first for both.

March 24, 2015
Tuesdays with Corey: Mid-Season Awards, All-Americans
Can you believe it? The season is already at its mid-point, actually past it. Lacrosse Magazine's Corey McLaughlin sets the table for the second half by handing out awards for the first.

March 24, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
With Gonzaga (D.C.) and Culver (Ind.) falling, Unbeaten Haverford (Pa.) ascends to the No. 1 spot in this week's update of the Nike/LM HS Boys' Top 25.

March 24, 2015
Penn St. Women Rally to Hand Stanford First Loss
The Nittany Lions came back in the second half to hand the previously unbeaten Cardinal its first loss.

March 24, 2015
Nike/LM High School National Girls' Top 25
A victory over last week's national No. 15 earned Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.) a spot in the Nike/LM Top 25 - but the usual suspects still dot the top of the list.

March 24, 2015
Kiesel, No. 11 Williams Stun No. 3 Dutchmen
Steven Kiesel scored five goals and set up a sixth, helping the Ephs rock third-ranked Union, 16-10.

March 23, 2015
Division II Notebook: Merrimack Flips the Script
After losing in overtime to Adelphi in last year's NE-10 title game, the Warriors repaid the favor. Plus, Gartelman embraces his homecoming and Seton Hill buries a rival.

March 23, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Casey Bocklet and Phil Hession
Powering team wins with all-around excellence, Virginia's Casey Bocklet and Dartmouth's Phil Hession are the Epoch/LM Players of the Week.

March 23, 2015
Division III Notebook: Is Nazareth Ready to Fly?
The Golden Flyers went down to the Greene Turtle Classic and picked up a pair of solid victories. Can they parlay that success into Empire 8 gold? Plus, Salisbury's reconstruction and Stevenson's headset experiment.

March 23, 2015
McAnaney: Syracuse and Everyone Else? Maybe, but Not So Fast
Eamon McAnaney doesn't blame anyone for thinking it's Syracuse and everyone else at the moment. But he hedges against that thought, breaks down the weekend's top results and gives his Top 20.

March 22, 2015
In Case You Missed It: Can Maryland be Beaten?
In a week when three of the top five and five of the top ten teams lost, Maryland kept rolling along. Can anyone beat the Terps?

March 22, 2015
ICYMI: Conferences Already in State of Upheaval
Nine of the 18 NCAA tournament contenders will be determined by conference automatic qualifiers. Six weeks out from Selection Sunday, there’s no telling who those teams will be. This weekend made things especially murky.

March 22, 2015
Mupo, Lasota Lift No. 6 Northwestern Over No. 5 Syracuse
For the fourth time this season, Kayla Treanor was held without a goal as the Wildcats topped the Orange 11-10 on Saturday afternoon.

March 22, 2015
Syracuse All Alone Atop DI Heap With Rout of Duke
Syracuse opened Sunday as the final unbeaten DI men's team, and emphatically defended the point with a rout of two-time defending champion Duke at the Carrier Dome.

March 22, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Orange Sunday
Syracuse's men and women are both in action in key tilts on a busy Sunday, with the unbeaten men hosting Duke and the women travelling to Northwestern. What else is in store?

March 22, 2015
Lifestyles: Coach With A Photo Finish
Former NCAA champion Rich Barnes finds his calling as a photographer - whose work you may be familiar with from our publication...

March 22, 2015
LoCascio Leads as Maryland Hands UNC First Loss
Fans in California were treated to a showdown of top offense vs. top defense, and it was the D that won out, as Maryland handed North Carolina its first loss of the season.

March 21, 2015
Ochoa's Stunning Save Leads BC Over UNC
Zoe Ochoa made a diving save in front of an empty net to preserve a 10-9 overtime victory for Boston College over North Carolina, the Eagles first win ever over the Heels.

March 21, 2015
Coholan Strike Lifts Virginia Over Hopkins in OT Thriller
Greg Coholan's OT game-winner capped a late rally for Virginia to give the Cavaliers a 16-15 victory at Johns Hopkins.

March 21, 2015
Princeton Tops Yale With Yet Another One-Goal Win
Kip Orban had four goals and Mike MacDonald added two and four assists as Princeton edged Yale in Ivy League play on Saturday afternoon.

March 21, 2015
Down Goes Limestone: Lake Erie Tops Champs
The Storm coughed up a huge lead, but managed to topple the champs on their own field, 14-12.

March 21, 2015
Marquette's Magic Runs Out in 10-9 Loss at Georgetown
The tenth-ranked Golden Eagles rallied back from six goals down at halftime to tie it in the fourth quarter. But Georgetown converted on a two-men up situation late to seal the Big East opener for both teams.

March 21, 2015
Bocklet, Cavs Hand Duke First Loss of Season
Virginia dominated the first half and Casey Bocklet had four goals as the Cavaliers beat No. 2 Duke 13-10.

March 21, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Great Slate that Runs Late
A solid afternoon gives way to a headline-filled evening, with UVa-Hopkins. BC-UNC (women) and UNC-Maryland all taking place on a full Saturday night for lacrosse.

March 21, 2015
NCAA Notes: Headline Western Tilt for Former ACC Foes
If Maryland and North Carolina were still in the ACC, tonight's Pacific Coast Shootout game in California would likely never have been scheduled.

March 20, 2015
Weekend Preview Podcast: Terps, Tar Heels and Orange, Oh My!
The men's and women's teams of Maryland, North Carolina and Syracuse are involved in key games this weekend. The Terps and Tar Heels men meet in California.

March 20, 2015
Small College Weekend Primer: Greene Turtle Time
It would be easy for Paul Cantabene to kick back, watch a little film and enjoy his program's success. The Greene Turtle Classic proves he's a Division III guy now.

March 20, 2015
Weekender: RIT's Gillies Playing Under the Radar
It's tough for Tigers senior Brad Gillies to get any publicity -- even on his school's website -- but he plays an important role in RIT's success.

March 19, 2015
McAnaney: Finding Identity, Ohio State Hits its Stride
After an opening loss to Detroit, Ohio State has come into its own of late, and stands at 6-2 going into Saturday's key contest at Notre Dame.

March 19, 2015
I Am The Official Lax Girl
Somewhere between Zimbabwe and Tennessee, in the span of 140 characters, an unlikely lacrosse icon came to life.

March 19, 2015
JMU Evolves Mentality with Hopes of an NCAA Bid
The No. 9 Dukes believe they're the strongest they've been since 2010 and turn to face Maryland, their fifth Top 20 opponent this season, on Saturday. Could this game help prove they’re among the best in the country?

March 19, 2015
Albany Gets Defensive to Hand UMass First Loss
No. 20 Albany, the nation's top scoring offense, was held more than 10 goals below its season average, but came away with a 7-4 win over No. 19 UMass.

March 19, 2015
Tewaaraton Watch Lists Updated With 11 Top Performers
Three women's and eight men's players were added to the Tewaaraton Award Watch Lists in the first 2015 in-season update.

March 19, 2015
WD1 Notebook: Behind Louisville’s Jump in the Rankings
It's very rare for a team to lose two consecutive games and move up in the rankings. But new to the ACC and playing tight games against Boston College and Duke, Louisville earned the No. 7 spot in this week's Top 20.

March 19, 2015
Top-Ranked Maryland Downs Penn to Improve to 8-0
Four goals each from Brooke Griffin and Megan Whittle led the Terrapins to a 12-7 victory over No. 15 Penn at home.

March 19, 2015
MCLA Notes: Plucky Chapman Among MCLA Elite
Despite being dwarfed in size by many of its top-tier MCLA DI counterparts, Chapman continues to thrive, including last week's win over No. 4 Cal-Poly

March 19, 2015
Midweek Notes: Dissecting the Tufts System
The success that Tufts has had is often credited to "the system," but the Jumbos scheme is far simpler than what it is made out to be. Plus, Middlebury gets on a roll.

March 18, 2015
Seawolves Walk the Walk in Spallina’s Whirlwind of a Week
On Sunday, Stony Brook topped Jacksonville. On Monday morning, Spallina's fifth child was born. It was St. Patrick's Day on Tuesday and the Seawolves upset Florida. Read all about his emotional, but lucky three days.

March 18, 2015
Third Quarter Run Helps Georgetown Down Loyola
Georgetown held on for a one-goal win, powered by six points from Bo Stafford, for its first victory over Loyola since 2007 and first over a Top 20 team since 2013.

March 18, 2015
Kalama's Six-Point Day Leads Salisbury Past Cabrini
Carson Kalama scored four goals and set up two others, helping the No. 14 Sea Gulls take down No. 9 Cabrini on Wednesday, 13-7.

March 18, 2015
NLL Notes: Welcome to the League, Jeremy Noble
The former DU star had a standout debut for the Mammoth, who recently shipped several draft picks to Rochester for his services.

March 18, 2015
Youth Movement Helping Georgetown Turn the Corner
Under third-year men’s coach Kevin Warne, the Hoyas have gone all in on a youth movement that is driving one of the country’s more notable offenses through the first half of 2015.

March 18, 2015
DIII Women's Notes: Dragons Roaring Under New Coach
It took a little while, but top-ranked Cortland finally began down it's path toward defending its SUNYAC title and trying to improve on last year's 22-1 season that ended with an NCAA semifinal loss to Trinity.

March 18, 2015
UMBC Places Giro on Leave Amid Investigation
UMBC, which recently suspended five women's lacrosse players for reportedly exchanging threatening text messages about freshmen on the team, has placed co-head coach Tony Giro on leave and appointed Amy Slade as the team's sole head coach.

March 18, 2015
WCLA Notes: BC Eager to Get Back on the FIeld
Last year's Cinderella will need to work its way back to the dance. After combatting weather, fundraising and field space issues, Boston College Club will host Rhode Island in both teams' debut Saturday.

March 17, 2015
No. 1 Tufts Handles No. 4 Stevenson 18-12
The top-ranked Jumbos scored six straight goals to end the first half and maintained the lead against the host Mustangs on Tuesday night.

March 17, 2015
Stony Brook Beats Florida for First Top-10 Win
Freshman Kylie Ohlmiller put up six points in Stony Brook's 12-11 win at Florida on Tuesday night, its first victory over a top-10 team.

March 17, 2015
No. 19 Bison Down No. 12 Brown in Overtime
Thomas Flibotte scored 2:45 into overtime to give the Bison a 10-9 win, holding Brown to its lowest goal output of the year. Bucknell improves to 6-2.

March 17, 2015
Denver Pulls Away From Lehigh in Fourth Quarter
Neither team scored in the third quarter, but the Pioneers went on a late run to beat Lehigh 10-4 in Bethlehem, Pa.

March 16, 2015
Epoch/LM POTW: Lyle Thompson and Mikaela Rix
Putting together huge performances in key games for their teams, Boston College's Mikaela Rix and Albany's Lyle Thompson are the Epoch/LM Players of the Week.

March 16, 2015
Top-Ranked Cortland Hands No. 12 Catholic First Loss
Freshman Kristen Ohberg had a career-high six goal game as Cortland handed Catholic its first defeat of the year on the road Monday.

March 16, 2015
Tuesdays w/ Corey: Jones Every Bit a Tewaaraton Candidate
He just turned 22 and is only a junior. Yes, Duke midfielder Myles Jones is coming into his own and that's a scary thought for the rest of Division I men's lacrosse.

March 16, 2015
UMBC AD: 'Our Student-Athletes Are Safe'
Five UMBC women’s lacrosse players who are suspended due to threatening text messages about teammates engaged in “language and social media behavior not becoming of who we are as an athletic department and institution,” athletic director Tim Hall said Monday.

March 16, 2015
Division II Notebook: Adelphi Holds Destiny in Hands
The stakes weren't sky-high in the Adelphi-LIU Post game last week, but the Panthers' win allowed them to keep their fate in their sticks.

March 16, 2015
Division III Notebook: The Crusade Is On
Susquehanna's win over Franklin & Marshall -- the first-ever win for the Crusaders over a ranked team -- was tempered by the loss to Elizabethtown, but it was still a big win for an emerging program.

March 16, 2015
McAnaney: Time to Separate Contenders from Pretenders
Syracuse and North Carolina have looked like the top teams in the country, but what about the rest of the field? ESPN's Eamon McAnaney breaks down the weekend that was and gives his Top 20.

March 15, 2015
ICYMI: Eight Days in March for Northwestern
Wrapping up the weekend and a look at a Northwestern team used to winning national championships. How big of a threat are the Wildcats in 2015? We should find out in an eight-day stretch.

March 15, 2015
ICYMI: Behind Brown's Overbearing Offense
Brown is 5-0 while averaging nearly 18 goals and 54 shots per game. The Bears have an emerging star in Dylan Molloy and were in full attack mode against Harvard again Saturday. What's cooking in Providence?

March 15, 2015
Tracy Lifts No. 3 North Carolina to Double OT Win At Towson
At the 1:12 mark in the second overtime against Towson, Sammy Jo Tracy scored the game winner to hand the Tar Heels their fifth victory in a row.

March 15, 2015
UMBC Suspends Players Amid Reports of Threatening Texts
Five UMBC women's lacrosse players have been suspended from the team, the university said Saturday. The statement came after reports of a disturbing group text exchange in which several players reference killing and injuring the team's freshmen.

March 15, 2015
#LMLive Gameday: Saturday Recap and Active Sunday
North Carolina's trip to Towson headlines Sunday action, with a look back at Saturday's busy slate, including Lyle Thompson and Mikaela Rix setting records.

March 14, 2015
Rowe, Jones Key Duke's Close Win at Georgetown
Jack Rowe won the majority of faceoffs all afternoon long and Myles Jones scored three goals with five assists to lead the No. 5 Blue Devils past the Hoyas 15-13.

March 14, 2015
Duke Beats Louisville to Run Record to 9-0
Taylor Trimble's fourth goal of the game broke an 8-8 tie and No. 2 Duke beat No. 10 Louisville to move to 9-0, matching the best start in school history.

March 14, 2015
Syracuse Outlasts Hopkins with Three Goals in Fourth
Syracuse and Johns Hopkins both coughed up leads, but the Orange got the last laugh in a 13-10 win Saturday at the Carrier Dome.

March 14, 2015
Wynne Anchors Notre Dame Win Over Virginia
No. 4 Notre Dame jumped out to a big early lead, then hung on through a late Virginia run for a big road victory in ACC play, with Mikey Wynne scoring five for the Irish.

March 14, 2015
Top-Ranked Cortland Handles No. 2 Gettysburg, 14-11
The Red Dragons earned a key non-conference road win, topping No. 2 Gettysburg in Pennsylvania on Saturday afternoon.

March 14, 2015
Late Four-Goal Run Lifts Ohio State Over No. 3 Denver
Down 11-9 early in the fourth, Ohio State closed the game with a 4-0 run, finishing a 13-11 victory over No. 3 Denver at home.

March 14, 2015
Weekend Preview Podcast: Things Are Heating Up
As the calendar flips through March, rivalries, like Johns Hopkins-Syracuse, are renewed while the stakes grow around new matchups between old teams, like the Duke and Louisville women. LM previews this weekend's top games and more.

March 13, 2015
Overtime with Paul Carcaterra: Johns Hopkins' Dave Pietramala
In a wide-ranging exclusive interview with Lacrosse Magazine, ESPN's Paul Carcaterra talks with the Blue Jays head coach Dave Pietramala about everything from himself as a player, to the challenges of leading a modern lacrosse program.

March 13, 2015
Carolina Finds Unwanted Adventure in Win over Albany
It wasn't pretty, but No. 3 North Carolina dominated possession, built a 10-3 lead and held on for a 10-6 victory Friday over No. 20 Albany at St. Paul's in Baltimore.