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Loyola BU Lacrosse

Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

0 - Published April 15, 2014 by in College, NCAA

While I can admit polls aren’t going anywhere, I can also acknowledge that they are massively flawed, and really only good for one thing: sports commentators blowing hot air about how to rank teams based on games that have yet to be played! I believe polls need to be more results-oriented, and less about what […]

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Tweet of the Week: Why Rank 20 Teams?

0 - Published April 10, 2014 by in NCAA

Over the last few weeks Connor has been asking if the D1 lacrosse poll was serious, evaluating where teams are ranked from #1 to #20 and seeing if the voters got it right. But an interesting thought posed by one of our Twitter followers has us thinking: Is 20 the right number to rank?

Loyola Navy Lacrosse

Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

0 - Published April 8, 2014 by in College, NCAA

Ranking D1 lacrosse teams is tough. Last week we had an easy criticism to make and could say Cornell should be #1, by virtue of them being undefeated. Then they lost to Harvard. Now it’s fair to give that coveted (but somewhat meaningless) #1 spot to Loyola free and clear. After that, the rankings get […]

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Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

0 - Published April 2, 2014 by in College, NCAA

Now that almost every D1 college lacrosse team has played at least seven or eight games we can start to question the polls once again. Forget about what’s on paper… how are these teams TRULY fairing, and where should they be ranked? It’s time to break down the USILA Top 20 Poll!

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Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

0 - Published April 30, 2013 by in College, NCAA

The USILA and Nike/IL Polls for NCAA D1 Men’s Lacrosse were released yesterday. Quint Kessenich has dropped his Top 20. Did you think just because I was in Prague for box lacrosse that I wouldn’t offer up my own analysis? Come on now. I still like field lacrosse.

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Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

3 - Published April 22, 2013 by in College, NCAA

The USILA and Nike/IL Polls for NCAA D1 Men’s Lacrosse have been released. Quint Kessenich has dropped his Top 20. Let’s break down the Polls and rankings, and see if they are serious! Connor will add in his ranking of the Top 20 to provide an alternative view on the situation.

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Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

0 - Published April 15, 2013 by in College, NCAA

The USILA and Nike/IL Polls for NCAA D1 Men’s Lacrosse have been released. Quint Kessenich has dropped his Top 20. Let’s break down the Polls and rankings, and see if they are serious! CW will add in his ranking of the Top 20 to provide an alternative view on the situation.

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Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

3 - Published April 1, 2013 by in College, NCAA

The USILA and Nike/IL Polls for NCAA D1 Men’s Lacrosse have been released. Quint Kessenich has dropped his Top 20. Let’s break down the Polls and rankings, and see if they are serious! I will add in my ranking of the Top 20 to provide an alternative view on the situation.

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Is This D1 Lacrosse Poll Serious?

2 - Published March 25, 2013 by in College, NCAA

The USILA and Nike/IL Polls for NCAA D1 Men’s Lacrosse have been released. Quint Kessenich has dropped his Top 20. This week it’s a Top 63. Let’s break down the Polls and rankings, and see if they are serious! I will add in my ranking of the Top 20 to provide an alternative view on […]