Towson Tigers men's lacrosse

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Towson Tigers men's lacrosse
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Founded 1958
University Towson University
Conference Colonial Athletic Association
Location Towson, Maryland
Coach Shawn Nadelen (since 2012)
Stadium Johnny Unitas Stadium
(capacity: 11,198)
Colors Black and gold
         
NCAA Tournament Runner-Up
1991
NCAA Tournament Final Fours
1991, 2001
NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals
1991, 1992, 1996, 2001, 2003
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1989, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2013
Conference Tournament Champions
2013
Conference Regular Season Champions
1983, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1992, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005

The Towson Tigers men's lacrosse team represents Towson University in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I college lacrosse. The program first started at the varsity level in 1958. Since then, the team has amassed a record of 404–305. The coach is currently Shawn Nadelen, who is in his second year at that position. The team plays its home games in Johnny Unitas Stadium. Towson currently competes in the Colonial Athletic Association, after previously being a member of the East Coast Conference and the America East Conference.[1]

The Tigers have made 10 NCAA tournaments.[1] In 1991, they recorded their first victory, defeating Virginia, 14–13. That season, they went on to also defeat Princeton and Maryland, before falling to North Carolina in the championship game, 18–13. In the 2001 edition of the tournament, Towson reached the semifinals, defeating Duke and Maryland, before losing to Princeton, 11–12. Their most recent tournament appearance came in 2013, where they lost 16–6 to Ohio State.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2013 Quick Facts". Towson University. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Devitte, Kyle (12 May 2013). "In-Game Blog: Towson-Ohio State". InsideLacrosse.com. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 

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