Despite An Unusual First Year to The Milliman Era, The Future Looks Bright At Johns Hopkins

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After putting Cornell back on track, which included leading them to an NCAA Quarterfinals appearance in 2018, Peter Milliman was handed the keys to the ship at Johns Hopkins and tasked with doing much of the same. But his first year at Homewood would be one of the most unusual in college lacrosse history.

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New Year, Same Championship Expectations For Maryland

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Under John Tillman, Maryland has been arguably the best and most consistent program in college lacrosse. The Terrapins have only not made it to Championship Weekend twice (2013, 2019) since Tillman took over in 2011, and six of those trips saw them advance to the national game with one national title victory in 2017.

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Penn State Looks to Bounce Back in 2022

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The 2021 season wasn’t kind to the Penn State Nittany Lions.

Just two years removed from their first-ever Championship Weekend appearance, Penn State churned out a 4-7 record this spring, marking their worst season under John Tambroni and worst since going 2-11 back in 2010.

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In 2022, Can Ohio State Regain Consistency?

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After two consecutive seasons in 2018 and 2019 in which the Buckeyes shot themselves in the foot somewhere along the way, Ohio State had a solid showing during the shortened 2020 season, going 5-2. And after that strong start, and all the talent up and down the roster, 2021 looked like it could be the first year that Ohio State put all the pieces together since their NCAA Championship game run in 2017.

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Heading Into Year Five of The Kevin Conry Era, Michigan Lacrosse Continues to Rise

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The Maryland Terrapins came within one win of completing a perfect season, falling in the national title game against Virginia, and will almost certainly be the favorite to win the Big Ten and a Final Four pick for most people heading into next season. But that’s just business as usual in College Park under.

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Ohio State Adds Hobart Grad Transfer Drew Blanchard

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Former Hobart faceoff man Drew Blanchard confirmed to Lacrosse Bucket on Wednesday afternoon that he will be heading to Ohio State as a grad transfer with two years of eligibility left.

Blanchard joins attackman Jason Knox as one of two former Statesmen who have decided to finish their college lacrosse career’s with the Buckeyes. News of Knox’s transfer to Ohio State came out yesterday.

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Penn State Adds Tate Gallagher, Announces Fifth-Year Returnees

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Penn State Nittany Lions have landed the services of Richmond grad transfer midfielder Tate Gallagher. The Nittany Lions announced the news on social media on Friday afternoon.

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Can Rutgers’ Defense Continue to Trend Upwards in 2022?

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Brian Brecht and the Rutgers Scarlet Knights have had, perhaps, the best summer of any college lacrosse program to date, bringing in six transfers to pad the Scarlet Knights’ roster in 2022.

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NCAA Penalizes Johns Hopkins For Financial Aid Violations

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On Friday afternoon, the NCAA announced that Johns Hopkins’ men’s and women’s lacrosse programs would be penalized due to a violation of financial aid rules between the 2016-17 and 2019-20 academic years.

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