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Sam Richmond | NCAA.com | May 30, 2016

College lacrosse world reacts to incredible UNC championship-winning goal

2016 DI Men's Lacrosse Chmapionship: UNC beats Maryland

The 2016 Division I men's lacrosse championship game on Monday was an instant classic.

The contest between North Carolina and Maryland went to overtime, with the Tar Heels ultimately coming away with a 14-13 win on a spectacular championship-winning goal from Chris Cloutier.

The lacrosse world exploded with excitement after the beautiful goal that gave the Tar Heels their first men's lacrosse title since 1991.

Check out some of the best reactions:

Cloutier set an NCAA tournament record with 19 goals, 14 of which came in the semifinal and championship games.

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