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NCAA Division I men's lacrosse final: Maryland vs. Denver

No. 4 Denver defeated No. 6 Maryland, 10-5, to win its first the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse final on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2015 at Lincoln Financial Field.

Marylands Mike Bender, right, gets a hug in
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Marylands Mike Bender, right, gets a hug in the stands after their 10-5 loss to Denver in the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Saturday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers pose for a picture with the NCAA trophy after the game against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Denver's Jack Pruitt (21) holds up the championship
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Denver's Jack Pruitt (21) holds up the championship trophy after their 10-5 win over Maryland in the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Saturday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

Denver's Wesley Berg (14) celebrates his goal against
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Denver's Wesley Berg (14) celebrates his goal against Maryland during the second half of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Monday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. Denver defeated Maryland 10-5. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

Denver's Jack Bobzien, back, and Pat Karole embrace
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Denver's Jack Bobzien, back, and Pat Karole embrace after their 10-5 win over Maryland in the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Monday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers celebrate their win against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers celebrate their win against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Colin Woolford #57
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Colin Woolford #57 of the Denver Pioneers controls the ball with Joe LoCascio #5 of the Maryland Terrapins defending on the play on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Sean Cannizzaro #44
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Sean Cannizzaro #44 of the Denver Pioneers attempts a shot against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Wesley Berg #14
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Wesley Berg #14 and Tyler Pace #3 of the Denver Pioneers react after a goal along with Joe LoCascio #5 Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: The Denver Pioneers celebrate their win against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Tyler Pace #3
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Tyler Pace #3 and Sean Cannizzaro #44 of the Denver Pioneers celebrate their win against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Sean Cannizzaro #44
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Sean Cannizzaro #44 of the Denver Pioneers attempts a shot against Kyle Bernlohr #35 of the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Wesley Berg #14
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Wesley Berg #14 and Ryan LaPlante #10 cut the goal net after the game against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Jake Nolan #47
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Jake Nolan #47 of the Denver Pioneers holds up the trophy after the game against the Maryland Terrapins on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pioneers defeated the Terrapins 10-5. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Wesley Berg #14
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 25: Wesley Berg #14 of the Denver Pioneers controls the ball as Adam DiMillo #23 of the Maryland Terrapins checks him on May 25, 2015 in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Maryland's Bobby Gribbin (34) runs into Denver's Christian
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Maryland's Bobby Gribbin (34) runs into Denver's Christian Thomas (43) during the first half of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Saturday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

Maryland's Mac Pons (43) checks Denver's Jack Bobzien
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Maryland's Mac Pons (43) checks Denver's Jack Bobzien (11) during the first half of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Saturday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

Maryland's Colin Heacock (2) scores past Denver goalie
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Maryland's Colin Heacock (2) scores past Denver goalie Ryan LaPlante (10) as defenders Garret Holst (25) and Chris Hampton assist during the first half of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Saturday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

Denver's head coach Bill Tierney watches as his
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Denver's head coach Bill Tierney watches as his team work out prior to the start of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship game against Maryland, Saturday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

Drexel University ROTC members hold a large American
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Drexel University ROTC members hold a large American flag before the start of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship between Denver and Maryland, Monday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

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