Women's Lacrosse Weekly Central

March 14, 2017

Rosemont, Ill. – The first three conference games of the season highlight the week ahead, with a ranked contest between No. 1 Maryland and No. 16 Johns Hopkins on Saturday that airs live on BTN. The week begins with Rutgers hosting Manhattan and Michigan welcoming Detroit Mercy on Wednesday evening.

On Saturday, Ohio State and Michigan will face off in the first conference competition of the season at Noon ET, followed later that afternoon by Rutgers traveling to No. 8 Penn State for a game that starts at 3 pm ET.

The week concludes on Sunday with a huge nonconference tilt, as No. 18 Northwestern hits the road to face No. 2 North Carolina. Ohio State will play its second game in as many days when they host Binghamton at Noon ET.

March 15
Rutgers vs. Manhattan (Piscataway, N.J.), 3 pm ET
Michigan vs. Detroit Mercy (Ann Arbor, Mich.), 5 pm ET

March 18
Ohio State vs. Michigan (Columbus, Ohio), 12 pm ET
No. 8 Penn State vs. Rutgers (University Park, Pa.), 3 pm ET

March 19
No. 18 Northwestern at No. 2 North Carolina (Chapel Hill, N.C.), 12 pm ET
Ohio State vs. Binghamton (Columbus, Ohio), 12 pm ET
No. 1 Maryland vs. No. 16 Johns Hopkins (College Park, Md.), 12 pm ET1

1 Game televised live on BTN

Rankings listed using Inside Lacrosse Poll (March 13)