|(above) Mark Matthews will try to lead DU to the Promised Land this season|
by Nick Groke
Mark Matthews could be excused for feeling full of himself after his scoring prowess last season led the University of Denver lacrosse team's shocking run to the NCAA semifinals.
But if he starts getting too comfortable as a star, DU coach Bill Tierney has a plan.
"If his head gets too big, I call his mom," said Tierney, the third-year Pioneers coach. "He's deathly afraid of his mother" [read entire article].