Latest Men's lacrosse News

Syracuse's Desko elected to National Lacrosse Hall of Fame

May. 21, 2020 5:01 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse men's lacrosse coach John Desko has been elected to the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame. A two-time national coach of the year, Desko has won five national championships since taking over in 1999. He has a record of 258-86-0 (.750) and keeps alive a school streak — all...

Furman drops baseball, men's lacrosse amid virus budget cuts

May. 19, 2020 6:10 PM EDT

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A university in South Carolina announced that it is shutting down the men's varsity lacrosse team and the varsity baseball team in response to financial hardships caused by the cornavirus pandemic. Furman University in Greenville announced the sports cuts Monday along with other...

Rutgers to have paperless-entry for all sports events

May. 13, 2020 1:10 PM EDT

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers is doing away with paper tickets to sports events in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The state's flagship university announced Wednesday that mobile-only ticketing to sports events will start this fall with the football season. Rutgers said the new policy would enable...

FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2019, file photo, Chicago Cubs' Nico Hoerner, left, celebrates with teammate Ian Happ after Happ hit a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in St. Louis. When the coronavirus pandemic stopped spring training last month, Ian Happ offered Nico Hoerner, Zack Short and Dakota Mekkes a place to stay if they wanted to remain in Arizona. That's how “The Compound” was born. (AP Photo/Scott Kane, File)

The Latest: MLB bat factory resumed production

May. 11, 2020 9:17 PM EDT

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Major League Baseball may be weeks away from playing again, but the factory that supplies bats to many of its players resumed production Monday in Kentucky. The Hillerich & Bradsby plant that makes Louisville Slugger bats...