January 10, 2013

2013 ECAC Division I Lacrosse Teams featured on ESPN

2013 Collegiate Lacrosse Schedule Features Debut of the ESPNU Wednesday Men’s Lacrosse Game of the Week

ESPN’s 2013 college lacrosse schedule features an increase in games, plus the debut of the ESPNU Wednesday Men’s Lacrosse Game of the Week showcasing nationally-ranked teams and high-quality games.. All ESPNU programming will be available on computers at WatchESPN.com and on smartphones and tablets via the WatchESPN app to fans who receive their video subscription from an affiliated provider.

Schedule Highlights:

  • The men’s ECAC schedule includes at least one appearance of five of the Inside Lacrosse Face-Off Yearbook Top 20.
  • Games from three in-season men’s tournaments featuring ECAC teams – Whitman’s Sampler Mile High Classic in Denver, on Saturday, March 16; Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic in Flushing, N.Y., on Sunday, March 17

This season, the network’s telecasts will include a deep roster of experienced and knowledgeable lacrosse analysts: Ryan Boyle (Four-time All-American at Princeton), Paul Carcaterra (All-American at Syracuse and a member of 1995 National Championship team), Mark Dixon (former Johns Hopkins midfielder), Ryan Flanagan (All-American defenseman at UNC), Quint Kessenich (Four-time All-American at Johns Hopkins), Jamie Munro (All-American at Brown and former Denver head coach) and Matt Ward (former Virginia attackman and 2006 Tewaaraton winner). Play-by-play announcers include: ESPNU’s Anish Shroff, Joe Beninati (Bowdoin College goalie), Mike Corey and Eamon McAnaney (Notre Dame defenseman).

ESPNU & ESPN3 2013 Division I ECAC Lacrosse Television Schedule (subject to change)

DATE               TIME                GAME                                                              Networks

Sun., Jan. 27     1:30pm*            U.S. Men’s National Team at #1 Loyola               ESPN3

Sat., Feb. 23     1:00pm^            Michigan at #6 Johns Hopkins                           ESPN3

Sat., Mar. 16     4:00pm$           Whitman’s Sampler Mile High Lacrosse              ESPN3

                                                Classic (Denver, Colo.):#1  Loyola vs. Air Force

                        6:30pm             Whitman’s Sampler Mile High Lacrosse              ESPN3

                                                Classic (Denver, Colo.): #3 Notre Dame vs.#10 Denver

Sun., Mar. 17    TBA                  Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic (Flushing, NY.)    ESPNU/WatchESPN

                                                Michigan vs. #11 Colgate

Sat. Apr. 27      2:00PM             #1 Loyola @ #6 Johns Hopkins                          ESPNU/WatchESPN

* - exhibition game; tape delayed on Sunday, Jan. 27 at 10 p.m. on ESPNU / WatchESPN

^ - tape delayed on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 11:30 a.m. on ESPNU / WatchESPN

$ - tape delayed on Monday, March 18 at 12:30 a.m. on ESPNU / WatchESPN