Men’s Lacrosse: Terriers Announce 2016 Schedule

The Boston University Men’s Lacrosse team announced its 2016 regular season schedule on Monday afternoon. BU will have eight home games in total, and four out of the first five games will be at Nickerson Field to open the season. The Patriot League tournament will open on April 26th and run through May 1st. The Terriers will play one game after the tournament, hosting Duke on May 8th.

2016 Regular Season Schedule

vs Providence February 6th

vs UMass Lowell February 13th

@ High Point February 16th

vs Hartford February 20th

vs Navy February 27th

@ Canisius March 5th

vs Colgate March 12th

@ Bucknell March 19th

@ Harvard March 22nd

@ Lafayette March 26th

vs Lehigh April 2nd

vs Army April 9th

@ Loyola April 16th

@ Holy Cross April 22nd

Patriot League QF April 26th

Patriot League SF April 29th

Patriot League Championship May 1st

vs Duke May 8th

The schedule varies slightly from past seasons. While the Patriot League docket remains the same, and there is still the contests against Duke, Canisius, Harvard, and Providence, the Terriers will face Hartford, UMass Lowell, and High Point for the first time.

Last season the Terriers went 6-8 after starting the season 6-2. They defeated conference opponents Colgate, Lafayette, and Bucknell, and they also topped Canisius from this year’s schedule. BU lost to Providence, Harvard, and Duke last season.

Vermont and Mercer, whom the Terriers faced in each of the past two seasons, are not on this year’s schedule for the first time in BU’s division one history. Last season BU was one game away from being in the Patriot League tournament.

Author: Marisa Ingemi

Marisa covers sports (mostly baseball, hockey, and lacrosse) for ESPN New Hampshire, In Lacrosse We Trust, BU News Service, Inside Hockey, the Patriot League Network, and a wide range of other places.

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