Lacrosse is a sport that traces its origins to early Iroquois tradition in North America. Though the game was first documented in detail by 17th-century Jesuit priests in Canada, it may have been played as early as 1100 C.E. in areas that now comprise New York and Pennsylvania. Today, the sport is played on a competitive level at colleges and universities across the United States, and it remains extremely popular.
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NCAA lacrosse teams have surged in numbers in recent years. There are currently more than 70 Division I teams that see annual action while more than 300 colleges and universities at the Division II and Division III levels also have lacrosse teams. The sport is growing in popularity because it is considered a low-expense collegiate sport, allowing universities to effectively attract well-rounded student athletes to join their campus communities. Recent NCAA men's lacrosse championships have gone to Yale, Duke and Syracuse. Women's teams have recently won championships at schools including James Madison and Northwestern. Colleges like the University of Maryland and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill frequently dominate both the men's and women's leagues.
The NCAA lacrosse experience
NCAA lacrosse tour events provide a more intimate venue than other major collegiate sports. The experience is highlighted by the fact that fans get to be a lot closer to the action. Because there are a limited number of seats in a typical lacrosse stadium, it is possible to feel more involved with the team and to better follow the action that is taking place on the field. Major Division I schools have formed numerous rivalries with conference schools, meaning that the action can be intense and highly engaging. There are regular on-field contests to keep everyone involved, and there is often the inclusion of cheerleaders to help fans root for their favorite team.
Buy NCAA lacrosse tickets at StubHub
There are multiple venues around the country where one can see an NCAA lacrosse match. Once a fan has decided on a location, the next step is to purchase tickets. StubHub is home to a wide array of tickets, with choice seat selections available. Fans can make purchases via a desktop computer or mobile device. Alternatively, the StubHub app is accessible on mobile devices for easy access to all of the NCAA lacrosse competitions across the country.
More collegiate events
Sports fans will also enjoy NCAA football games. Many universities around the country field a team, and the excitement is electric. Another possibility is NCAA basketball, with indoor arenas at virtually every Division I, II and III school in America.Back to Top
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