Harvard and Duke will meet for the fifth-straight year on March 5 (Elan Kawesch).
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard Athletics, in coordination with Lax Sports Network and Duke Athletics, announced on Friday that the Crimson's men's lacrosse game versus the Blue Devils on Saturday, March 5 will be simulcast on LSN and the Ivy League Digital Network.
The neutral site game, which was originally scheduled as a home game for Harvard, will be played at Hofstra at 3 p.m. as part of a double-header, with the Pride and Georgetown set to face off earlier in the day at 12 p.m. Both games will be produced and broadcast by LSN.
"We are pleased to have our game versus Duke broadcast on both the Lax Sports Network and Ivy League Digital Network," Chris Wojcik '96, The Frisbie Family Head Coach for Harvard Men's Lacrosse, stated. "Our program is excited to travel to Long Island and have the opportunity to play one of the nation's top programs, and to have both institutions showcased to fans across the county."
Harvard is currently ranked 17th in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA)/Nike Division I Coaches' Poll and 18th in the Cascade/Maverik Media Poll. The Crimson opens its season tomorrow versus No. RV/20 Villanova at 12 p.m. live on the ILDN.
Duke, meanwhile, is ranked third in both polls and is 2-0 on the season. The Blue Devils will also be in action on Saturday, squaring off against No. 2/2 Denver.
The Ivy League Digital Network returns for a third season as the home for all live streaming and on-demand video content for each of the conference's eight institutions. Broadcast in full HD and featuring multiple camera angles, replay, and play-by-play and color commentary, the Ivy League Digital Network provides fans with unprecedented access to the Ancient Eight.
Lax Sports Network is a digital video network dedicated to covering the game of lacrosse. After launching Jan. 5, the network is committed to delivering thousands of hours of original programming including: live professional, collegiate, and amateur games; news and information; developmental videos; and customized content.