The DU Pioneers lacrosse program is just a baby compared to the “blue bloods” on the East Coast who have been dominating the sport at the college level for decades, but the team is rising to national prominence.
Lacrosse is very important to University of Denver lacrosse player Zach Miller but not for the reasons you may think. The sport can be traced back to his Native American roots.
University of Denver Pioneers senior Sam Brittain has been named the conference “Goalie of the Year” but the hockey team needs to stay on top to make it all the way.
Chris Udofia scored 21 points, gathered eight rebounds and had seven assists and Denver used a 12-5 run late to top Western Illinois 75-67 on Thursday.
Brett Olson scored 16 points, Chris Udofia had 15 and Denver rolled to a 67-49 victory over Alcorn State on Saturday night at the Sun Bowl Invitational.
Chris Udofia scored 21 points, leading four players in double figures, as Denver easily handled Belmont 90-62 on Tuesday.
The season for any NCAA men’s basketball team is a long grind, but this week fans of the University of Denver Pioneers certainly had reason to cheer.
Brett Olson scored 24 points as Denver beat Colorado State 80-70 on Wednesday night.
After the University of Denver’s incredible comeback in a 12-11 win over North Carolina in the NCAA lacrosse quarterfinal Sunday, the Pioneers advanced to take on the perennial powerhouse Orangemen of Syracuse in the semifinals.
University of Denver hockey coach George Gwozdecky is leaving the program he led to two NCAA championships during his 19-year tenure.