Syracuse hit the road to face Notre Dame with revenge on their minds, and instead they come home huge losers as the Irish embarrassed the Orange in an absolute blowout that has the #FireDesko crowd screaming from the rooftops, and even myself, a long time Desko supporter is starting to wonder if maybe the game has now passed this living legend by.
Michigan and Hopkins picked up huge Big Ten conference tournament victories over Ohio State and Penn State. Michigan and Hopkins only made the tournament field thanks to COVID, but ended up flipping the tournament upside down, as now the lowest two seeds will face the top two seeds in the semifinals. Great outing for both teams.
Vermont beat Stony Brook at the buzzer, literally, with no time left on the clock. Stony Brook had tied the game up with just 8 seconds to go, only to see Burke win the ensuing face-off and Vermont marched down and scored the game winner with ZEROS on the clock. Great scene as the Vermont team cleared the bench prior to the officials calling the shot a goal and they were all huddled around the refs waiting for the signal that the game was over and they finally got it.
We’ll talk about tournament seedings for the America East, NEC, CAA, Patriot and more.