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College Crosse Prospectus - November 14, 2019: Hobart & VMI Schedule Breakdowns & Hampton Releases 2020 Schedule

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GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here’s everything you need to know for November 14, 2019.

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VMI, come on down! You’re the next team in our 2020 breakdown series by our boy Chris.

The VMI Keydets are the 26th team in our 2020 men’s college lacrosse schedule preview series and the fourth team from the SoCon. VMI finished 4-9 overall in 2019 and 0-7 in SoCon play. The Keydets failed to qualify for the SoCon Tournament despite recording the most overall wins in a season since 2012.

Make sure you also check out Chris’ breakdown of Hobart’s 2020 calendar.

The Hobart Statesmen are the 27th team in our 2020 men’s college lacrosse schedule preview series and the fourth team from the NEC. Hobart finished 11-5 overall in 2019 and 4-2 in NEC play. Despite a hot start to their season, which saw the Statesmen crack the top 20, Hobart lost to Robert Morris in the NEC Championship game.

The Hampton Pirates released their 2020 schedule yesterday.

RIP: Former UVA head coach Jim Adams passed away at age 91 this past Sunday.

Former Virginia men’s lacrosse coach Jim “Ace” Adams has died, the school announced on Wednesday. He was 91 years old. Adams died on Sunday in Charlottesville, according to the school.

Lots of BALLERS signed their letters of intent yesterday.

Utah’s ring of fire drill would make Johnny Cash very happy.

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh is officially a college lax dad.

Missouri Western (Division II) will add women’s lacrosse in 2020-2021.

Missouri Western State University will add women’s lacrosse in the 2020-2021 academic year. The Missouri Western State University Board of Governors unanimously approved the addition of women’s lacrosse as the 17th NCAA Division II varsity sport at the University during a telephone poll Tuesday morning.

College Crosse Preseason Matrix

Check out our still in progress 2020 men’s lacrosse preseason matrix.


What’s Up, New PhilaJersey?

I always knew Lord Belichick was a Philly guy: Bill Belichick shares childhood memories of Philadelphia.

The New England Patriots head coach took part in his weekly conference call with the Philadelphia media on Tuesday morning and gave one of those rather lengthy answers when asked about playing in the City of Brotherly Love.

World/National News

Oh boy: Woman goes temporarily blind from using her phone too much.

A woman in China temporarily lost sight in one eye after staying up all night playing on her cellphone, reports say. The woman, who was not identified, had allegedly burst a blood vessel in her left eye as a result of excessive strain, according to AsiaWire.

Your GIF/Video for November 14, 2019

Two tails mean this is dog is twice as lovable.

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