GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here’s everything you need to know for January 29, 2020.
College Crosse News
On this batch, Chris, Safe, and Jake take a look at the Big East, CAA, and Patriot League races. They dive into the outlooks of the teams in the conferences, give some predictions, and share their thoughts on the states of a few programs as well (yes, Jake goes off about Hofstra why did you ask?).
The coaches will see you now: Check out the 2020 USILA / Warrior and New Balance Men’s Coaches Preseason Polls.
Welcome back men's lacrosse! The 2020 USILA / Warrior and New Balance Men’s Coaches Preseason Polls are out!: pic.twitter.com/cqDrtrgmse— USILA (@USILA_Lax) January 28, 2020
Virginia men’s lacrosse begins its national title defense Feb. 8 against Loyola at Klöckner Stadium. With a plethora of key pieces from last year’s title-winning run returning, the 2020 Cavaliers have high hopes of bringing another championship back to Charlottesville.
Check out this commercial for the NLL’s upcoming game in Las Vegas.
Professional lacrosse is coming to Las Vegas — for the first time ever pic.twitter.com/nKXjw1zDho— Las Vegas Locally (@LasVegasLocally) January 29, 2020
For the first time since 2012, the UAlbany men’s lacrosse team is entering a season projected to finish somewhere other than atop the America East by the league’s coaches. Did the Great Danes ending up third behind Vermont and Stony Brook when the poll was released Monday have any effect on the team?
Check out BTN’s interviews with all six Big Ten head coaches.
Coming off the program’s first #B1GLax Championship and @NCAALAX semifinal appearance, @PennStateMLAX head coach Jeff Tambroni is committed to excellence on and off the field. pic.twitter.com/V2yM1MqbDx— Big Ten Lacrosse (@B1GLacrosse) January 28, 2020
Last summer, John Tillman was named Coach of the Decade by @Inside_Lacrosse after leading @TerpsMLax to seven @NCAALAX semifinal appearances and five national title games in nine seasons. #B1GLax pic.twitter.com/myNoEITAiM— Big Ten Lacrosse (@B1GLacrosse) January 28, 2020
Virginia is the preseason favorite in the 2020 ACC Men’s Lacrosse Preseason Coaches Poll, released Tuesday by the conference office. The reigning NCAA and ACC champions, the Cavaliers garnered 21 points in balloting among the ACC’s five head coaches. Notre Dame was No. 2 with 18 points, followed by Syracuse (15), Duke (11) and North Carolina (10).
Getting ready for game day
On the latest Inside Rutgers Athletics Podcast @DominickSavino spoke with Coach Brecht and Adam Charalambides to preview the upcoming #RUMLax season.— Rutgers Men's LAX (@RUmlax) January 28, 2020
Listen to the full episode here: https://t.co/aCRU43MqM5 pic.twitter.com/RHq4xTNsWA
MARYLAND SEEKS TO RESTORE ITS DEFENSIVE IDENTITY
There are certain things you can almost take for granted in college lacrosse. When it comes to Maryland, it’s assuming the Terrapins won’t have a losing season (they never have had one in nearly a century of play), they’ll be in the NCAA tournament (their 17 consecutive appearances is the longest active streak) and their defense will be their foundation.
College Crosse Fall Ball Matrices
What’s Up, New PhilaJersey?
How much are you willing to pay for a bagel? If we’re talking the premium New York stuff made with the right kind of water, a few bucks for a fresh one with some (flavored) cream cheese is par for the course. And while NYC bagels might be getting bigger, they’ve got nothing on the size and price tag at one spot across the Hudson River in Hoboken.
For now, searches for Bryant’s products provide one result: a purple and yellow Nike gift card bearing the Los Angeles Lakers’ logo. Related searches are also re-directing users to a Kobe remembrance landing page
Your GIF/Video for January 29, 2020
"Now that I'm a father, I can't live my life a quarter mile at a time anymore."— Rotten Tomatoes (@RottenTomatoes) January 28, 2020
Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez star the first teaser for #Fast9. Check back this Friday at 12PM PT for the full trailer. pic.twitter.com/N1Tu6aRRQR
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