Penn State Nittany Lions men's lacrosse

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Penn State Nittany Lions men's lacrosse
Founded 1921
University Penn State
Conference Big Ten
Location State College, Pennsylvania
Coach Jeff Tambroni (since 2011)
Colors
         
NCAA Tournament Appearances
2003, 2005, 2013
Conference Tournament Champions
2001, 2013
Conference Regular Season Champions
2013

The Penn State Nittany Lions men's lacrosse team represents Penn State in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I college lacrosse.

History[edit]

The program first started at the varsity level in 1921.

Since then, the team has amassed a record of 497-496-8.

The coach is currently Jeff Tambroni, who is in his fifth year at that position.

Penn State has made three appearances in the NCAA Tournament, with the first coming in 2003. The Nittany Lions made the tournament in 2013 as the number eight seed, losing to Yale. [1]

Annual Record Men's Lacrosse[edit]

Year Wins Losses Percent Conference Playoffs National Rank RPI SOS Power Rating (1)
2014 7 6 .540 3rd -- 17 10 15
2013 12 5 .710 1st NCAA 1st Round (2) 13 11 20 12
2012 9 6 .600 2nd -- 14 16 8 20
2011 7 7 .500 4th -- 22 19 26
2010 2 11 .667 3rd -- 44 8 40
2009 9 5 .630 3rd -- 16 16 24 19
2008 7 7 .500 6th -- 35 30 28
2007 5 8 .400 5th -- 30 19 29
2006 8 5 .620 3rd -- 16 20 17
2005 9 6 .600 2nd NCAA 1st Round (3) 11 13 22
2004 6 7 .460 4th -- 22 24
2003 7 7 .500 3rd NCAA 1st Round (4) 11 11
2002 8 5 .620 5th -- 14 13
2001 7 6 .520 4th -- 15 14
(1) Laxpower Power Rating
(2) Lost NCAA 1st round 10-7 to Yale.
(3) Lost NCAA 1st round 14-10 to Maryland.
(4) Lost NCAA 1st round 11-6 to Towson.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Men's Lacrosse: Colgate Defeats Previously Unbeaten UMass in NCAA First Round". Inside Lacrosse. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 13 May 2012. 

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