Athletics & Recreation

Men’s lacrosse team advances to NCAA quarterfinals

Sophomore Jeremy Noble set the new DU DI record for most points in a game with 10. Photo: Rich Clarkson and Associates

Following a career-game from sophomore midfielder Jeremy Noble, the University of Denver men’s lacrosse team upset the eighth-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels 16-14 in NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Tournament action Saturday night at Fetzer Field in Chapel Hill (read full game coverage here). The Pioneers will travel to Annapolis, Md., on Saturday, May 19, for their third match-up this season against top-seeded Loyola in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championships. The game, which begins at 12:30 p.m. MDT, will be broadcast live on ESPN2 and ESPN3.

Fans can watch the game at three locations surrounding the DU campus: Boone’s Tavern, 1135 E. Evans Ave.; The Pioneer, 2401 S. University Blvd.; and the Crimson and Gold Tavern, 2017 S. University Blvd.

Tickets for the 2012 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Quarterfinals between the University of Denver and Loyola are on sale at the Ricketts Hall Box Office, by calling 1-800-US4-NAVY or online at

The Pioneers will face the Greyhounds in the second game of the day’s doubleheader at 12:30 p.m. MT. Johns Hopkins and Maryland will face off in the first game at 10 a.m. MT. Tickets for the doubleheader are $20 for adults and $15 for students.


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