| May 26, 2015
| 7:23 PM
In the mind of his boss, one of Chris Collins' best coaching moves last season came when he was delegating, not actually coaching.
Here was the situation: Northwestern was down three to Michigan at home with 7.7 seconds to play in overtime.
| May 26, 2015
| 7:05 AM
Chris Collins didn’t even raise a glass with wife Kim the night he agreed to a contract extension to remain at Northwestern.
“Maybe we gave each other a hug,” Collins told the Tribune. “I was never worried about it. I want to...
| May 18, 2015
| 1:56 PM
Five Maryland players, including first-team selections midfielder Taylor Cummings, defender Megan Douty and attacker Brooke Griffin, were named All-Americans Monday by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association. Loyola had three selections...
| May 21, 2015
| 4:02 PM
Northwestern's Hana Lee has an odd philosophy regarding the weather at the NCAA Women's Golf Championships: The worse it is, the better it is.
"I hope it's windy," she said. "It would be a huge advantage."
The six-day, combination stroke- and match-...
| May 17, 2015
| 6:38 PM
It took Maryland a half to get warmed up in Sunday's NCAA quarterfinal women's lacrosse game, but a blistering finish showed why the defending champion Terps are the No. 1 seed in the tournament.
After a slow-paced — and sometimes sloppy —...
| May 16, 2015
| 6:09 PM
The difference between starting and coming off the bench is often a matter of seconds for Kristen Lamon.
As each Maryland women's lacrosse game starts, the senior attacker waits on the sideline to see which team wins the draw. When the Terps get...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 2:08 PM
NO. 12 BROWN MEN (8-2, 2-1) @ NO. 7 YALE (8-2, 2-2)
When: Saturday, 12:30 p.m.
Outlook: With six Ivy League teams with two losses or fewer in conference play, securing one of four berths in the league tournament could be a war of attrition, and...
| May 14, 2015
| 10:14 AM
NCAA women's tournament quarterfinals
Loyola (17-4) @ No. 4 Syracuse (15-7)
When: Saturday, 1 p.m.
Outlook: The Greyhounds are aiming for their first trip to the final four since 2003 — and their first national championship — against a...
| May 13, 2015
| 10:31 AM
Only one school has made the Division I men's lacrosse tournament quarterfinals the last six years.
It's not Duke, which has won three of the past five titles, including the last two. Unseeded Ohio State routed the No. 5 seed Blue Devils last weekend....
| May 5, 2015
| 5:43 PM
This time of year, Cole Miller misses the pole vault. At Northwestern High, he was a state qualifier in the event. But now, the Penn State freshman is headed to the NCAA championships in his top sport.
Miller quickly became a leading player on Penn...
| May 11, 2015
| 7:48 AM
For 24 minutes, this was the Northwestern women’s lacrosse team that has fought a losing battle against inconsistency much of the year.
Sloppy passes. Unforced turnovers. Passive defense. Inability to free leading scorer Selena Lasota from the...