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Men’s lacrosse comeback attempt falls short

Men’s lacrosse comeback attempt falls short

Playing in its regular season Patriot League home finale, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team fell to the No. 18/20 United States Military Academy, 8-7, this past Saturday at Nickerson Field. The Black Knights (7-3, 5-1 Patriot League) led by multiple goals for most of the game, but the Terriers (1-9, 1-5 Patriot League) made a final push in the fourth quarter […]

Women’s lacrosse explodes for season-high 19 goals

In the midst of a five-game winning streak, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team’s offense proved it has the ability to be deadly. Wednesday against the University of New Hampshire at Nickerson Field, the attack put on a clinic, exploding for a season-high 19 goals against the University of New Hampshire. Nine different players scored for the Terriers (6-5, 4-0 […]

No. 20 Black Knights to visit men’s lacrosse

The Boston University men’s lacrosse team will continue to pursue its second win as it prepares to face the No. 20 U.S. Military Academy this Saturday at Nickerson Field. Sitting seventh in the Patriot League standings, the Terriers (1-8, 1-4 Patriot League) will have a challenge ahead of itself. The Black Knights (6-3, 4-1 Patriot League) are in second place […]

Women’s lacrosse wins 5th consecutive game

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team kept its winning streak alive with a 19-9 victory over the University of New Hampshire Wednesday afternoon, making it five wins in a row for the Terriers. This contest was the best offensive game for the Terriers (6-5, 4-0 Patriot League) this season, as the 19 goals were the highest the team has had […]

Carson-Banister continues to make strides during 1st year

A key facet of the Boston University men’s lacrosse team’s first season has been the stellar play of freshman goalkeeper Christian Carson-Banister. Although Carson-Banister is sixth in the Patriot League with a .538 save percentage, the Dallas native has made 105 saves through nine games for the Terriers (1-8, 1-4 Patriot League), which equals about 11.67 per game, a conference-leading […]

New Hampshire set to battle with women’s lacrosse

New Hampshire set to battle with women’s lacrosse

Riding a four-game winning streak, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will take on former America East Conference rival in the University of New Hampshire at Nickerson Field Wednesday afternoon. After losing five out of their first six games, the Terriers (5-5, 4-0 Patriot League) have come into their own. This season, all but one loss came against a nationally ranked team, […]

Transition defense hinders men’s lacrosse

In its first home game back from a two-game road swing, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team fell victim to turnovers and issues with transition defense, losing to the U. S. Naval Academy at Nickerson Field on Saturday afternoon, 13-7 . The Terriers (1-8, 1-4 Patriot League) battled with the Midshipmen (4-5, 3-3 Patriot League) and kept themselves in the game for […]

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Men’s lacrosse falls short versus Navy

Men’s lacrosse falls short versus Navy

Seeking the program’s first-ever home victory, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team put up a strong fight, but was ultimately outmanned by the U.S. Naval Academy Saturday, falling 13-7. Both the Terriers (1-8, 1-4 Patriot League) and the Midshipmen (4-5, 3-3 Patriot League) played staunch defense in the opening minutes, not allowing opponents any room to shoot. As was the case […]

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Women’s lacrosse remains undefeated in Patriot League with victory

Women’s lacrosse remains undefeated in Patriot League with victory

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team continued its unblemished Patriot League play with a 9-8 road victory over Lafayette College Saturday afternoon. The Terriers (5-5, 4-0 Patriot League) came into the contest red hot, having won four straight games. In those four victories, BU played stifling defense, holding opponents to an average of 7.5 goals per game. While BU entered Saturday’s […]

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Men’s lacrosse comes home after road swing

Coming off of a two-game road trip, the Boston University men’s lacrosse team will return to Nickerson Field when it takes on the U.S. Naval Academy Saturday afternoon. On the first game of the trip at Lafayette College March 15, the Terriers (1-7, 1-3 Patriot League) defeated the Leopards (1-6, 1-4 Patriot League) 12-7 for the program’s first-ever victory. Redshirt freshman attack […]

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