2000 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship

The 2000 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Tournament was the 30th annual Division I NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship tournament. Twelve NCAA Division I college men's lacrosse teams met after having played their way through a regular season, and for some, a conference tournament.

2000 NCAA Division I Men's
Lacrosse Championship
Teams12
Finals siteByrd Stadium
ChampionsSyracuse (6th title)
Runner-upPrinceton
Attendance[1]22,880 finals
61,768 total
NCAA Division I Men's Championships
«1999 2001»

The championship game was played at Maryland's Byrd Stadium in front of 24,105 fans,[2] The game saw the Syracuse University defeat Princeton University by the score of 13–7.[1] This marks the 7th victory in a national championship game for the Syracuse program.[a]

Tournament bracketEdit

  First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                     
  Georgetown 14  
8 Cornell 12  
  1 Syracuse 17  
    Georgetown 13  
     
       
  1 Syracuse 14  
  4 Johns Hopkins 12  
       
       
  4 Johns Hopkins 15
    Notre Dame 11  
  Notre Dame 15
5 Loyola 13  
  1 Syracuse 13
  3 Princeton 7
6 Maryland 13  
  Hofstra 12  
  6 Maryland 7
    3 Princeton 10  
     
       
  3 Princeton 12
  2 Virginia 11  
       
       
  2 Virginia 10
    7 Duke 9  
7 Duke 13
  Hobart 1  
  • * = Overtime

All-Tournament TeamEdit

  • Liam Banks, Syracuse (Named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player)
  • Rob Mulligan, Syracuse
  • Ryan Powell, Syracuse
  • Marshall Abrams, Syracuse
  • John Glatzel, Syracuse
  • Josh Sims, Princeton
  • Sean Hartofilis, Princeton
  • Ryan Curtis, Virginia
  • Conor Gill, Virginia
  • A.J. Haugen, Johns Hopkins

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ The seven national championships for Syracuse includes the 1990 Championship that was later vacated by the NCAA due to Infractions

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "NCAA Lacrosse Division I Results / Records" (pdf). NCAA. p. 3 (51). Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Attendance Figures for the NCAA Men's Championships". LaxPower.com. Archived from the original on 10 June 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-25.