How Much of a Jump Can LIU Make in Year Two as DI Program?

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In their first season as a DI program, the LIU Sharks posted a 1-6 record before the season was cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Their sole victory came in a 13-9 contests against Quinnipiac. And while the Sharks were only able to seal one victory, they put up a serious fight in their losses, coming up short by an average of 3.5 goals.

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Greg Raymond is Building Something Exciting at Hobart

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When Hobart made the jump from DIII to DI in an effort to preserve their long-standing rivalries with Cornell and Syracuse, the Statesmen had won 13 NCAA DIII national titles, including 11-straight from 1980 to 1991. Hobart was, indeed, the class of DIII.

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After a Two Out of The Ordinary Seasons, Bryant is Ready to Rise Back Up

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Since 2007, Mike Pressler has been at the helm of Bryant lacrosse and the Bulldogs have seen, majority, nothing but success. Even in their transition to DI from DII in 2009, the Bulldogs continued their winning ways. Continue reading “After a Two Out of The Ordinary Seasons, Bryant is Ready to Rise Back Up”

With Robert Morris and NJIT Making Moves, What Will NEC Lacrosse Look Like in The Near Future?

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On Monday, NJIT will formally announce their move from the Atlantic Sun (A-SUN) to the America East, which was made public vis the conference’s social media earlier in the week, and Robert Morris (RMU) will announce their move from the NEC to the Horizon League. Continue reading “With Robert Morris and NJIT Making Moves, What Will NEC Lacrosse Look Like in The Near Future?”

2020 Schedule Preview: Merrimack Warriors

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The Merrimack Warriors are the 54th DI program to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. 2020 marks the beginning of a new era for Merrimack as they move from DII to DI. They make the jump following two consecutive DI championship runs and are one of two programs making the jump this season, along with LIU.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Merrimack Warriors”

2020 Schedule Preview: Sacred Heart Pioneers

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The Sacred Heart Pioneers are the 53rd DI program to announce their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Pioneers come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign in which they went 9-6 overall and 4-2 in the NEC. Sacred Heart lost to Hobart in the semifinals of the NEC tournament. Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Sacred Heart Pioneers”

2020 Schedule Preview: Robert Morris Colonials

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The Robert Morris Colonials are the 48th DI team to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Colonials come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign in which they went 9-8 overall and 4-2 in the NEC. Robert Morris won the NEC tournament and lost to Virginia in the first round of the NCAA tournament.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Robert Morris Colonials”

2020 Schedule Preview: Mount St. Mary’s

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The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers are the 46th DI team to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Mountaineers come into 2020 following a 2019 campaign where they went 9-7 overall, 7-1 in the NEC. The Mountaineers hosted the NEC tournament as the top seed, but lost to Robert Morris in the NEC championship. Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Mount St. Mary’s”

2020 Schedule Preview: LIU Sharks

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The LIU Sharks are the 42nd DI team to announce their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. LIU comes into the 2020 season after going 11-5 overall, 5-1 in the ECC, and losing to Mercy in the ECC championship in 2019. 2020 marks a new era for LIU as they move to DI, join the NEC. Additionally, the LIU Post and LIU Brooklyn athletic departments have combined into just one LIU. Their nickname: The Sharks.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: LIU Sharks”