Johns Hopkins (Blue Jays, 7,444 students, Baltimore, MD) 10, NORTH CAROLINA 9 – Lee Coppersmith scored an unassisted goal for fifth-ranked Johns Hopkins with 1:52 to play in the fourth quarter and it proved to be the difference as the Blue Jays defeated fourth-ranked North Carolina (7-3) 10-9 before a crowd of 25,115 at the New Meadlowlands Stadium. It was the second of three games in the annual Konica Minolta Big City Classic.
Syracuse (Orange, 20,407 students, Syracuse, NY) 13, DUKE 11 – Top-ranked Syracuse jumped out to a 9-2 halftime lead and held off a late charge by No. 3 Duke to post a narrow 13-11 victory in front of 25,115 fans at the Konica Minolta Big City Classic at New Meadowlands Stadium. Senior Zach Howell led all Blue Devils (8-3) with four goals and two assists, while sophomore Jake Tripucka had a goal and three assists.
(Steve Ruark/Special to The Baltimore Sun)
MARYLAND 10, Navy (Midshipmen, 4,400 students, Annapolis, MD) 4 – The No. 5 University of Maryland men's lacrosse team got two goals apiece from senior Brian Farrell, junior Jake Bernhardt and sophomore Owen Blye in a 10-4 victory over Navy at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium Friday night. The Terps (8-2) opened the first quarter with a 6-1 scoring barrage and never looked back.
NORTH CAROLINA @ VIRGINIA – ESPN Noon
DUKE vs. Denver (Pioneers, 11,644 students, Denver, CO)