Ohio State Buckeyes men's lacrosse

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Ohio State Buckeyes men's lacrosse
2013 Ohio State Buckeyes logo.svg
Founded 1953
University Ohio State University
Conference ECAC
Location Columbus, Ohio
Coach Nick Myers (since 2009)
Stadium Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium
(capacity: 10,000)
Colors Scarlet and gray
         
NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals
2008, 2013
NCAA Tournament Appearances
2003, 2004, 2008, 2013
Conference Tournament Champions
2013

The Ohio State Buckeyes men's lacrosse team represents the Ohio State University in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I college lacrosse. The program was created in 1953. Ohio State plays its home games at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium, which has a capacity of 10,000.[1] The Buckeyes currently compete in the ECAC Lacrosse League after previously being a member of the Great Western Lacrosse League.[2] In the 2014-15 academic year, the Buckeyes will be joining the first Big Ten lacrosse conference.

Through 2012, the team has an all–time record of 423–381–5. In 2008, Ohio State won its first NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship game, defeating Cornell, 15–7, before falling to Duke, 21–10, in the quarterfinals. In 2013, they recorded their second tournament win, defeating Towson, 16–6.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2013 Ohio State men's lacrosse quick facts". Ohio State University. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Team History". Ohio State University. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  3. ^ Devitte, Kyle (12 May 2013). "In-Game Blog: Towson-Ohio State". InsideLacrosse.com. Retrieved 12 May 2013.