|ALBANY, N.Y. - UMass men's lacrosse erased a first half deficit early in the third quarter; however, the Minutemen were unable to overtake the Albany offense during the final stanza in a 15-9 loss at John Fallon Field on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Kyle Smith, junior Connor Mooney and sophomore Grant Whiteway each produced two goals to lead the attack. Senior Bobby Tyler added a pair of assists, moving the midfielder's team-leading total to eight on the season.|
Junior Matt Whippen, sophomore Andrew Sokol and freshman Dan Muller recorded one goal a piece out of the midfielder against the Great Danes while senior K.R. Jurgelevich secured an assist. Goalie Zach Oliveri notched a double-digit saves total for the second consecutive contest with 10 on the day, bringing the redshirt-freshman's season total to 60 through five contests.