NCAA Men's Lacrosse ACCtion: Sunday, May 12
Sunday May 12, 2013
May 12, 2013
DURHAM, N.C. - Freshman attackman Case Matheis scored with 1:40 remaining in the second overtime period to propel seventh-seeded Duke to a 12-11 win over reigning national champion Loyola in the first round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship Tournament on Sunday afternoon at Koskinen Stadium in Durham, N.C.
The Blue Devils improve to 13-5 on the year and advance to the quarterfinals to meet second-seeded Notre Dame next Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. The Greyhounds finish the season at 11-5.
Just prior to the game-winning goal, Loyola forced a Blue Devil turnover but Luke Duprey checked the ball loose from the Greyhounds. Mathis then picked up the ground ball and raced to the net to beat Loyola goalkeeper Jack Runnel near-side post, pushing Duke's all-time record to 3-0 in NCAA Tournament overtime contests.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The University of Maryland's men's lacrosse team's season came to an end with a 16-8 loss to Cornell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Sunday afternoon at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium.
The Terps finishes the season with a 10-4 record, while the Big Red advance to next weekend's NCAA quarterfinals with a 13-3 mark.
Cornell jumped out to an early two-goal lead scoring twice in the first minute and a half of action. Matt Donovan and Steve Mock gave the Big Red the early advantage.