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Friday, May 24, 2013

NCAA Lacrosse Final Four weekend -One of my favorite sports weekends of the year - 2013 NCAA Men's & Women's Lacrosse Final Four from Philadelphia


http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=espn:9293097

Womens Semifinals being streamed LIVE Friday night via 
http://espn.go.com/watchespn/player?id=886438

2013 NCAA Lacrosse Championship - Semifinal #1: 
Cornell Big Red vs #7 Duke Blue Devils from Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.
Saturday  May 25  2:30 p.m., ESPN2, DirecTV Channel 209 

2013 NCAA Lacrosse Championship - Semifinal #2: 
#4 Denver Pioneers vs #1 Syracuse Orange from Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.
Saturday  May 25  5:00 p.m., ESPN2, DirecTV Channel 209

Repeat showings:
Semifinal #1: Cornell Big Red vs Duke Blue Devils 
Sunday  May 26  6:00 a.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 

Semifinal #2: Denver Pioneers vs Syracuse Orange 
Sunday  May 26  8:00 a.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 
2013 NCAA Women's Lacrosse Championship from Villanova Stadium in Villanova, PA.
Sunday  May 26  8:00 p.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208

2013 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship from Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.
Monday  May 27  1:00 p.m. ESPN, DirecTV Channel 206 
SkyCam Presentation at 1:00 p.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 

NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship Post Game 
Monday  May 27  3:30 p.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208
Recap of the championship game: highlights, analysis, interviews with players and coaches

Repeat showings:
2013 NCAA Women's College Lacrosse - Championship from Villanova Stadium in Villanova, PA.
Monday  May 27  7:00 p.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 

2013 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship 
Monday  May 27  9:00 p.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 
Tuesday  May 28  1:00 a.m.ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 
Tuesday  May 28  7:00 a.m. ESPNU DirecTV Channel 208 

Taped broadcasts: 
2013 NCAA Women's College Lacrosse Semifinals: 
Semifinal #1
#3 North Carolina Tar Heels vs #2 Northwestern Wildcats
Tuesday  May 28  1:00 p.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 

Semifinal #2: 
#4 Syracuse Orange vs #1 Maryland Terrapins
Tuesday  May 28  2:30 p.m. ESPNU, DirecTV Channel 208 

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