May 1, 2012

ECAC Lacrosse League Championship Tournament Central

Preview ; Host Tournament Central Page ; Souvenir Tournament Program ; ECAC Statistics

The 2012 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Lacrosse League Championship Tournament will be hosted by the University of Denver on May 2 and 4 at Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium in Denver, Colo.

2012 ECAC Lacrosse League Championship Tournament Schedule

Wednesday, May 2 (ECAC Semifinals)
#1 Seed Loyola def. #4 Seed Denver, 14-13 (ot)  Video ; Live Stats 

First Semifinal Postgame Press Conference, 10 minutes following "cooling off" period  Video

#3 Seed Fairfield def. #2 Seed Ohio State, 8-7 Video ; Live Stats

Second Semifinal Postgame Press Conference, 10 minutes following "cooling off" period  Video

Thursday, May 3 (Off Day)
Pre-championship press conference of semifinal winners, 1:45 local/3:45 Eastern  Video 

Friday, May 4 (ECAC Championship)*
Fairfield vs. Loyola, 4 p.m. local/6 p.m. Eastern (ESPNU/ESPN3Live Stats

Championship Postgame Press Conference, following awards ceremony  Video

* The ECAC tournament champion will receive an automatic berth into the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship, which starts on May 12-13 at campus sites.

Multimedia Coverage

Both semifinal games will be streamed live, free of charge, on Pioneer Vision at DenverPioneers.com.

The championship contest will be nationally televised by ESPNU via your satellite or cable provider and videostreamed on ESPN3.

Live Stats and an updated blog (CoverItLive) will be available for all three games.

ECAC Weekly Release:
http://www.ecaclacrosse.com/2012/weekly_releases/ECACMLAXNotes4-30-12.pdf 

Tickets

Tickets can be purchased by phone, online or at the Ritchie Center Box Office. Click on the link for Ticket Information.

An All-Session Pass that includes all three games is available for $20 for adults, $15 for kids (12 and under). A Wednesday Session Pass is also available for the two semifinal games for $15 for adults, $10 for kids (12 and under). Tickets for the championship game on May 4 are available for $10 for adults, $7 for kids (12 and under). Students from any college who present a valid student ID can purchase tickets for $5 for any game.

Four Participating Teams

No. 1 Seed Loyola University Maryland (13-1 Overall, 6-0 ECAC, #3 USILA/#3 Inside Lacrosse)

Official Site ; Game Notes ; ECAC Team Page ; Roster ; Schedule 

No. 2 Seed Ohio State University (8-7 Overall, 5-1 ECAC/2nd Place, #18 USILA/#17 Inside Lacrosse)

Official Site ; Game Notes ; ECAC Team Page ; Roster ; Schedule 

No. 3 Seed Fairfield University (12-3 Overall, 4-2 ECAC/3rd Place, #16 USILA/#16 Inside Lacrosse)

Official Site ; Game Notes ; ECAC Team Page ; Roster ; Schedule  

No. 4 Seed University of Denver (8-6 Overall, 3-3 ECAC/4th Place, #12 USILA/#11 Inside Lacrosse)

Official Site ; Game Notes ; ECAC Team Page ; Roster ; Schedule