Daily Archives: March 15, 2012

NCAA Lacrosse: Ohio State Men’s Lacrosse Faces #1 Virginia At Ohio Stadium On Mar 17

NCAA Lacrosse: Duke Men’s Lacrosse Faces North Carolina For 66th Time In Rivalry On March 16

The Blue Devils will try to garner their 10th win over North Carolina under head coach John Danowski Friday night ... Duke is 0-1 in ACC play, while the Tar Heels open conference play against the Blue Devils ... Duke is coming off of an 11-8 win over Harvard and North Carolina enters the game after beating Princeton 9-8. Duke and North Carolina are meeting for the 66th time since the first contest in 1952 ... The Tar Heels lead the all-time series 38-27, but Duke is 13-1 in the past 14 meetings ... North Carolina last defeated the Blue Devils March 10, 2010, 13-7, at Koskinen Stadium ... Under head coach John Danowski, Duke is winning by an average of 5.4 goals per game ... The two squads have played just two overtime games in the series history. Duke and North Carolina are meeting for the 10th time since head coach John Danowski joined the Blue Devils in 2007 ... They have met at least twice annually in four of the five seasons ... Both squads have been ranked in every meeting since 2007, but this is the lowest combined overall ranking for these two teams and is the third time the Tar Heels are ranked higher than Duke.