INDIANAPOLIS --The NCAA Division I Men’s Lacrosse Committee announced the field for its championship tournament Sunday.
The following conferences and their representatives received automatic qualification:
America East Conference: University at Albany
Atlantic Coast Conference: Syracuse University
Big East Conference: University of Denver
Colonial Athletic Association: Towson University
Big Ten Conference: Johns Hopkins University
The Ivy League: Yale University
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference: Marist College
Northeast Conference: Bryant University
Patriot League: Colgate University
Southern Conference: High Point University
The top 14 teams have been placed in the bracket, while the remaining four teams will compete for the chance to advance to the round of 16. Those games will take place Wednesday, May 6 with High Point traveling to Towson and Bryant playing at Marist.
The remainder of the field was selected at large: Brown University, Cornell University, Duke University, University of Maryland, College Park, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, University of Notre Dame, The Ohio State University, University of Virginia.
All Division I round of 16 games will be televised on ESPNU or ESPN2 on May 9 and 10. The quarterfinal games will also all be televised on ESPN2 or ESPNU on May 16 and 17.
The Division I semifinal and championship games, and the Division II and III championship games, will be held at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on May 23-25 and hosted by Drexel University.
The Division I semifinals will be televised live on ESPN2 starting at 1 p.m. Eastern time, May 23. The championship game will be televised live on ESPN2 starting at 1 p.m. Eastern time, May 25.