DU Men’s Lacrosse to Join BIG EAST for 2014 Season

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DENVER – The University of Denver men’s lacrosse team will move to the BIG EAST Conference for immediate competition for the 2014 season, it was announced today. Denver will join members Georgetown, Marquette, Providence, St. John’s and Villanova, as well as Rutgers, who will remain with the league for one season. Read More…

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DU sophomore Goalie Ryan LaPlante Scores Coast-to-Coast Goal Against Maryland (Video)

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On October 13th, the University of Denver men’s lacrosse team beat the University of Maryland lacrosse team 12-9 in a fall-season exhibition at the Starfire Sports Campus in Tukwila, Washington. Sophomore goalkeeper Ryan LaPlante also happened to score his first collegiate goal in the game. Read More…

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DU Men’s Lacrosse Unveils 2013 Schedule

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DENVER – The University of Denver men’s lacrosse team will play one of its toughest schedules to date as it faces five teams that participated in the 2012 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Tournament, including NCAA Champion Loyola University. Read More…

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Flint & Matthews Score to Help Lead Canada Past U.S. at “Duel in Denver”

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COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Current University of Denver men’s lacrosse players Cameron Flint (Georgetown, Ontario) and Wes Berg (Coquitlam, British Columbia) joined Pioneer alumni Mark Matthews and Geoff Snider on Team Canada at the “Duel in Denver” at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on Saturday night. Read More…

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DU Men’s Lacrosse: Jamie Faus Injury Update

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HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. – University of Denver sophomore goalkeeper Jamie Faus (Lakeville, Conn.) will miss the Pioneers’ game against No. 3/4 Cornell today with a lower leg injury. The game is slated to start at 2 p.m. MT from James Shuart Stadium on the campus of Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. Read More…

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No. 11/12 Pioneers Dominate Wolverines, 17-5



DENVER – Junior Eric Law (Centennial, Colo.) led the University of Denver men’s lacrosse team with four goals and one assist as the Pioneers (1-1) claimed a 17-5 victory over Michigan (0-3) in the second game of the 12th Annual DU Face-Off Classic in front of a sell-out crowd of 2,191 at Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium on Saturday.The win marks the 300th victory for head coach Bill Tierney, who becomes the fifth head coach to win 300 wins. Read More…

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DU Men’s Lacrosse “Lax Zone” Sold Out

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The University of Denver’s newest tailgating venue, the “Lax Zone” has sold out, the Department of Athletics and Recreation announced today. Due to an extreme interest from fans and alumni alike, all available spot for DU’s newest tailgating experience have been reserved for the 2012 season. Read More…

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DU Announces 2012 Pioneer Vision Spring Schedule

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DENVER – The University of Denver’s Division of Athletics and Recreation has announced its Pioneer Vision schedule for spring 2012. Live coverage of three gymnastics meets, as well as select men’s and women’s lacrosse games will be available via the largest Denver Pioneers sports video library. Read More…

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Bill Tierney Named Mile High Sports Magazine’s Coach of the Year

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DENVER – University of Denver men’s lacrosse head coach Bill Tierney was named the Coach of the Year by Mile High Sports Magazine in its Ninth Annual Mile High Sports Awards. Senior Mark Matthews (Oshawa, Ontario) was also chosen as a finalist for the College Athlete of the Year as the Magazine celebrated its 100th issue this January. Read More…

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DU’s Wes Berg Named to 2012 Canadian Roster

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DENVER – The Canadian Lacrosse Association named Canadian-native and Denver freshman Wes Berg (Coquitlam, B.C.) to its final 24-man roster for the 2012 Canadian FIL U-19 Men’s Team. DU associate head coach Matt Brown (Burnaby, B.C.) will serve as the U-19 team’s offensive coordinator. Read More…

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