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2024 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Tournament: Schedule, TV Channels, Scores & Players to Watch

The 17 teams in the 2024 NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament field will be announced Sunday evening.

This year’s tournament will include a play-in match before the Round of 16. These teams will be revealed Sunday night at 9:30 PM ET on the Selection Show on ESPN2.

Last year, Notre Dame defeated Duke 13-9 in the national championship game. The Irish and Blue Devils also lead the field this year.

Notre Dame (10-1) is led by brothers Pat Kavanagh and Chris Kavanagh along with goalkeeper Liam Entenmann. Duke (11-4) brings back the offense of Brennan O’Neill and Dyson Williams.

MORE: Meet Notre Dame’s two-sport star Jordan Faison

Penn State and Virginia are back in the tournament after reaching the Final Four last year. The Cavaliers became national champions in 2019 and 2021.

When is the selection show for the NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament?

  • Date: Sunday May 5
  • Time: 9:30 PM ET
  • TV channel: ESPN2
  • Live stream: Fubo

The NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament selection show airs Sunday at 9:30 PM ET on ESPN2. The show can be streamed live via Fubo, which offers a free trial.

2024 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Tournament Bracket

The 2024 NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament will feature 17 teams. That will include nine automatic berths and eight at-large teams. A look at those seeds, schools, conferences and bids:

SEED SCHOOL CONFERENCE BID
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament schedule, results

The full schedule below will be updated as game information is announced.

Play-in game

Date Game Time (ET) Channel/Livestream
Wednesday May 8 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo

First round

The first round of NCAA men’s lacrosse will be held at the higher seeded team’s stadium on Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12.

Date Game Time (ET) Channel/Livestream
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 11 or 12 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPNU, Fubo

Quarterfinals

The NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament quarterfinals will be played on Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19 at James M. Shuart Stadium in Hempstead, NY and Unitas Stadium in Towson, Maryland.

Date Game Location Time (ET) Channel/Livestream
May 18 or 19 TBD versus TBD To be determined To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 18 or 19 TBD versus TBD To be determined To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 18 or 19 TBD versus TBD To be determined To be determined ESPNU, Fubo
May 18 or 19 TBD versus TBD To be determined To be determined ESPNU, Fubo

Semi-finals

The semifinals of the NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament will take place on Saturday, May 25 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Date Game Time (ET) Channel/Livestream
Fed up. May 25 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPN2, Fubo
Fed up. May 25 TBD versus TBD To be determined ESPN2, Fubo

National Championship Game

The national championship game, like the national semifinals, is held at Lincoln Financial Field and traditionally takes place on Memorial Day.

Date Game Time (ET) Channel/Livestream
Monday May 27 Semi-final winners To be determined ESPN, Fubo

NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Tournament TV Channel, Live Stream

  • TV channel: ESPNU, ESPN2, ESPN
  • Live stream: Fubo

Every round of the tournament through the quarterfinals will be broadcast on ESPNU. The national semifinals will air on ESPN2, and the national championship game will air on ESPN.

Fans can stream every match of the tournament on Fubo, which offers a free trial.


If NCAA lacrosse games cannot be watched live at your location or you are traveling abroad, you can use a Virtual Private Network (VPN). VPNs provide a secure and private online connection, allowing you to bypass geo-restrictions and access your favorite streaming services from any device anywhere in the world.

2024 NCAA Lacrosse Tournament Tickets

Tickets for both the NCAA men’s and women’s lacrosse tournaments are available for purchase on StubHub at the link below.

2024 NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Automatic Bids

The 2024 NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament will feature nine automatic bids for teams that win their conference tournaments. A look at these teams here:

SCHOOL CONFERENCE
ACC
America East
Atlantic sun
Big East
Big Ten
CAA
Ivy
MAAC
Patriot

Who won the men’s lacrosse national championship last year?

Notre Dame defeated Duke 13-9 in the national championship game last year. It was the Irish’s first national title in school history.