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2014 FIL Men’s World Lacrosse Championships Broadcast Schedule On ESPN Released Featuring Team USA Vs Canada On July 10
ESPN hired former University of Virginia lacrosse All-American Jay Jalbert, now a filmmaker, to produce this open to the network’s NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Championships this month. Learn more about this on ESPN Front Row.
NCAA: ESPN Releases “2014 College Lacrosse Television Schedule” On ESPNU & ESPN3; 29 Men’s And 2 Women’s Regular-Season Games Featured
The men’s schedule includes 12 teams ranked in the Inside Lacrosse Face-Off Yearbook Top 20 and nine-of-16 teams that qualified for the 2013 NCAA Championship.
- The schedule features four doubleheader Saturdays on ESPNU:
- On March 15, No. 2 Syracuse at No. 14 Johns Hopkins at noon, followed by No. 3 North Carolina at No. 1 Duke at 2 p.m.
- No. 4 Notre Dame at No. 2 Syracuse at noon and No. 3 North Carolina at No. 14 Johns Hopkins at 2 p.m. on March 29.
- On April 5, No. 1 Duke at No. 4 Notre Dame at noon and No. 9 Virginia playing at No. 3 North Carolina at 3 p.m.
- No. 6 Maryland at No. 14 Johns Hopkins at 2 p.m., followed by No. 3 North Carolina at No. 2 Syracuse on April 12.
- A rematch of the 2013 NCAA Championship title game and the current top two teams in the nation – No. 2 Syracuse at No. 1 Duke – are set to square off on Sunday, March 23, at 12:30 p.m.
- ESPNU will have the entire ACC Lacrosse Championship from PPL Park in Chester, Pa., airing the semifinals on Friday, April 25, at 5 & 7:30 p.m. and the title game on Sunday, April 27, at 1 p.m.
- In addition, ESPNU is the home to the America East and Ivy League title games on Saturday, May 3, and Sunday, May 4, respectively.
- The women’s slate of games includes two Johns Hopkins matchups on ESPNU: vs. Loyola on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 5 p.m. and vs. Ohio State on Saturday, April 26, at 2 p.m.
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), 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), Kessenich (Four-time All-American at Johns Hopkins) 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, Booker Corrigan and McAnaney (Notre Dame defenseman). Courtney Martinez-Connor (Four-time NCAA Championship at Maryland) will handle analysis of the women’s games.
All games will be accessible online at WatchESPN.com, on smartphones and tablets via the WatchESPN app, through ESPN on Xbox LIVE to Gold members and on Apple TV to fans who receive their video subscription from an affiliated provider.
NCAA Div III Lacrosse: Wesleyan Women’s Lacrosse Head Coach Amanda Belichick, Daughter Of NFL’s Bill Belichick, Interviewed By ESPN (Video)
Rick Reilly profiles Amanda Belichick, Bill Belichick’s daughter, who is the Wesleyan women’s lacrosse coach.
Lacrosse In Commercials: Boston Cannons All-Star Paul Rabil Appears In Latest ESPN SportsCenter “DaDaDa, DaDaDa” Commercial (Video)
Whenever you hear SportsCenter’s “DaDaDa, DaDaDa,” you know something amazing just happened. Paul Rabil in latest SportsCenter “DaDaDa, DaDaDa” commercial…..
Lacrosse Heroes: ESPN Video “Man In The Red Bandana” Memorializes The Heroic Efforts Of Former Boston College Lacrosse Player Welles R. Crowther In Leading People To Safety During Terrorist Attack On World Trade Center On Sept 11
Ten years later: Remembering Welles R. Crowther, the man who led people to safety after terrorists struck the World Trade Center on September 11th — a former Boston College lacrosse player whose trademark was a red bandana.
International Lacrosse: US Lacrosse Announces ESPN To Broadcast “2014 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championships” On July 10-19 In Denver, CO
“2013 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Championships”: ESPN Television Coverage Of Semifinals And Championship Game Will Feature Nine Field Cameras, “SkyCam”, “Super Slo Motion Camera” And Microphones Worn By All Three Officials
- Microphones will be worn by all three game officials during the semifinals and championship, providing on-field dialogue throughout the telecast with periodic switches to each official
- Additional microphones will be mounted on the goals and on-field audio will also be present
- The telecast will use nine cameras, plus the SkyCam and Super Slo Motion camera, which will allow viewers to experience a visually enhanced presentation
- The SkyCam returns for the fourth year and a Live SkyCam Presentation of the title game on Monday can be seen on ESPNU, ESPN3 and WatchESPN with announcer audio and replays
- Among the stories ESPN will be tracking, include: Cornell’s Rob Pannell’s quest to break the NCAA Division I all-time scoring record; Denver’s Wesley Berg, averaging six goals per game during postseason, and is positioned to break the tournament scoring record; Duke, under coach John Danowksi, has been to the Final Four in each of his seven year; Syracuse returns to the semis for first time since 2009; and Denver coach Bill Tierney has amassed an impressive resume in his 27 years of coaching