Longtime lacrosse rivals Hopkins, Maryland to face off for 114th time

No. 3 Terps take on No 9 Blue Jays at Homewood Field on Saturday

Video: Dave Schmelick, Kenny Carter, and Mark Natale

The Johns Hopkins University men's lacrosse team closes out its 2016 regular season against Maryland on Saturday afternoon, the 114th meeting in one of the best rivalries in college athletics.

The series that dates to a 10-0 Hopkins win in 1895; Hopkins leads the all-time series 71-41-1.

The No. 9 Blue Jays (8-4, 3-1) can earn a share of the Big Ten Conference title with a victory. The Terps (11-2, 4-0), ranked No. 3 nationally, have won 10 consecutive games after dropping two of three to start the season.

Faceoff is set for 2 p.m. at Homewood Field. The game will be televised live on ESPNU.

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