ALBANY, N.Y. – UAlbany’s men’s lacrosse team is moving forward after the Great Danes upset Loyola in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Saturday.
The game ended up being a big win for UAlbany. Loyola was the number one ranked team in the nation, and one of the favorite to win it all.
UAlbany is the highest scoring team in the country. Sophomore goalie Blaze Riorden was great starting off, on his way to a 13 save performance as the Great Danes held Loyola.
The UAlbany offense took care of the rest. The Thompson trio combined for 18 points in the game on the way to a 13-6 victory.
They move to the quarterfinals where they will meet Notre Dame next Saturday.