The Lehigh University men’s lacrosse team was eliminated in the first round of the NCAA playoffs by No. 1 ranked UNC, but the Mountain Hawks didn’t go down without a SportsCenter-worthy highlight.
Lehigh was unranked heading into the tournament, but toward the end of the first quarter, sophomore Patrick Corbett stepped up with a an impressive goal that put the Mountain Hawks...
Lehigh guard and NBA draft hopeful C.J. McCollum is back at full speed three months after suffering a left foot injury.
And it's like he never left.
After the senior's college career was cut short, McCollum didn't let up during one of his first full practices. McCollum hit jump shots. He honed his ball-handling skills. He finished off the dribble. He even threw in a couple...
Lehigh star guard C.J. McCollum has been ruled out for Saturday's Patriot League semifinal at Lafayette.
McCollum hasn't played since Jan. 5, when he broke his left foot during a 59-55 loss at Virginia Commonwealth. The school had given a possible recovery time of eight to 10 weeks, which presented the possibility of McCollum being available for the conference tournament...
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March 08, 2013
The chance of injured Lehigh star and preseason All-American CJ McCollum making another big postseason run seems to be getting more remote.
Lehigh coach Brett Reed said Monday that McCollum is getting healthier after the guard broke his left foot in early January. McCollum's recovery is in line with the eight to 10 weeks the school estimated at the time of his injury, or right...
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March 04, 2013
The Mids finish their road season on Wednesday night when they travel to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania to take on Lehigh. This Patriot League match against the Mountain Hawks is the reverse of a January 30th defeat which was the Mids’ worst conference loss of the season. Here are the three keys to turning that result around.
Lehigh guard C.J. McCollum entered Saturday's game against VCU as the nation's leading scorer. He left it with a tough break for himself and the team. McCollum appeared to break his foot in the first half of a 59-55 loss to the Rams.
This would be a terrible way for McCollum to go out if this is his last hurrah for the Mountain Hawks. Lehigh and McCollum entered the nation...
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Much like he was following Lehigh’s 75-70 upset win over Duke in the NCAA tournament last March, standout guard C.J. McCollum found himself trending on Twitter Saturday night during and after the Mountain Hawks 59-55 loss at VCU.
Only this time, it was for all of the wrong reasons.
McCollum left the game against the Rams with just over five minutes remaining...
Michael Colvin passed for 362 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another score as Lehigh overcame a strong first-quarter performance by Lafayette to win 38-21 Saturday, closing out the regular season for both teams.
The Mountain Hawks (10-1, 4-1 Patriot League), who are hoping to receive an at-large berth into the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs, achieved their third...
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November 17, 2012
Lehigh was one of the surprises of last lacrosse season. It finished in the top-15 and had national runner-up Maryland on the ropes in the first-round of the NCAA tournament. The Mountain Hawks lose leading scorers David DiMaria and Dante Fantoni, but return goalie Matthew Poillon. So can the school duplicate that season? I don’t know, but I can break down the schedule. ...
Michael Colvin passed for 221 yards and two touchdowns in his debut as Lehigh's starting quarterback and the Mountain Hawks defeated Monmouth (N.J.) on Saturday in the teams' season opener.
Lehigh, which made it to the Football Championship Subdivision quarterfinals last season, took a 14-0 lead and led 21-7 at halftime before Monmouth battled back with 10 third-quarter...
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September 01, 2012
We all know Lehigh beat Duke in the first round of this year’s NCAA men’s basketball tourney. UNC fans even made shirts to remind us. Now there’s a viral rap song to keep the upset fresh in our minds.
Courtney Leffall (aka DJ Hump) made a deal with fellow Lehigh alumnus Kyle Adams: If the Mountain Hawks beat Duke, Leffall would do a freestyle rap about it. Well, here it is...
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Duke takes on the Lehigh Mountain Hawks tonight in their opening game of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. That much everyone knows. If you’re like me, you didn’t know much else about the school, basketball program or the players on it. That’s about to change.
Mascot: Mountain Hawks
What the hell is a mountain hawk you say? Good question. Looks dangerous, but the...