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Matt Gaudet scores 4, Yale beats Duke 13-11 for NCAA title

No need for Yale to continue referring to its last "national championship" in lacrosse.

The Bulldogs claimed an undisputed title with a 13-11 win over Duke in the NCAA lacrosse championship game on Monday, scoring 36 seconds in and fighting off every rally the Blue Devils could put together.

"It's just an incredible, incredible experience," said Yale captain Ben Reeves, who closed out his college career with a goal and three assists.

Jack Tigh scored 36 seconds into the game for his first of three goals in the opening half and Matt Gaudet scored four goals for Yale, which last claimed a lacrosse national title in 1883 — long before the NCAA...