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(above) DU's Swimming & Diving team picked up the hardware this weekend in Dallas at the Sunbelt Conference Championships
Congrats to the DU Women & Men's Swimming & Diving Teams.  In its final Sun Belt Conference Championships, DU left the conference as back-to-back champions. The Pioneers totaled 18 first-place finishes en route to both team titles.
Thanks to DU's mens basketball 64-52 victory on Sunday, the Pioneers will be the third seed — and receive one of the three byes into the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament. The Pioneers will play Sunday night against the South Alabama-Troy winner in Hot Springs, Arkansas.
The Pioneers Women's hoops team gained their 19th victory of the season Sunday, defeating North Texas 55-36 at Magness Arena. They head into the Sunbelt Tournament quarterfinals as the No. 2 seed in the West Division. The Pioneers play next Sunday at 11:15 a.m. vs. the first-round winner between Florida International and Louisiana-Lafayette.
Mike Chambers Blog takes a look at DU's remarkable streak of not being swept at home or on the road in the past four years in WCHA conference series.  The streak now stands at 54 consecutive series without being swept.
Hard to believe after watching the DU men's lacrosse team crush Michigan (17-5) and Robert Morris (21-8) this weekend, but DU actually fell to #12 & #14 in the two lacrosse polls released today.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Unfortunately the women's team is on the same side of the bracket as Middle Tennessee State, who have won 18 in a row and beaten Kentucky this year.