The University at Albany Men’s Lacrosse team, ranked #5 in both the USILA Coaches Poll and the Inside Lacrosse Media Poll, visits Binghamton tonight (April 19, 2017) for a 7:00 PM America East showdown. The Great Danes enter the game with a 9-2 record, including 4-0 in the America East. Binghamton also stands at 9-2, with a 3-1 America East league record. At this point in the season, the teams have had four common opponents. The Danes and Bearcats both have wins against UMass-Lowell, Vermont, and Canisius. Albany also has a win overUMBC, while Binghamton lost to the Retrievers on April 15.
UAlbany is first in the NCAA in goals scored per game at 15.9 – led by Junior Attackman and Tewaarton candidate Connor Fields. With a win tonight, UAlbany would earn a share of the America East regular season title and hosting rights for the league tournament.