Top-ranked North Carolina, rising power Syracuse, defending national champion UConn and upstart Albany make for an intriguing national semifinals in field hockey. We take a close-up look at the final four.
UConn stunned six-time champion North Carolina in the first NCAA tournament game ever decided by a penalty shootout, while Duke eliminated a Maryland team favored to win its ninth national title in the other semifinal.
North Carolina's Tar Heels came into the field hockey championship game as the No. 1 seed and winners of 20 in a row. But Princeton's 3-2 win gave the Ivy League school the title, the first by a non-ACC team since Michigan won it in 2001.