Duke won its second straight NCAA men’s lacrosse championship, holding off Notre Dame’s comeback with a goal by Kyle Keenan with 2:39 left to clinch an 11-9 victory Monday.
Duke will seek its third national title and Notre Dame will vie for its first Monday at M&T Bank Stadium.
We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?
By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.
One unforeseen ramification of Mercer’s bracket-busting upset over Duke on Friday, was Atlanta Falcons wide receiver having to pay up on an ill-fated Twitter bet with a [Mercer] Bears fan, however reluctant he was to do so.
No. 14 Mercer upsets No. 3 Dukes 78-71, in perhaps the biggest upset in the opening two days of the 2014 NCAA Tournament, in Raleigh, North Carolina on Friday.
In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.
Maryland had two chances in the final seconds to walk out of Cameron Indoor Stadium with a win one last time.
Bradley Beal, now entering his second season with the Wizards, told a fascinating story about having to turn down Mike Krzyzewski’s recruiting pitch after deciding to play college ball at Florida, in an interview with Holden and Danny on 106.7 The Fan on Friday.
Redskins tight end Logan Paulsen, 26, was on with the Junkies Tuesday, when Cakes falsely assumed that because he was a football player at UCLA, he didn’t have a mind for his studies. John Auville doesn’t know Logan Paulsen very well…