Action, upsets and close calls in NCAA tourney

There are eight teams left in the NCAA men's lacrosse tournament. Quint Kessenich runs down the story lines to watch this weekend.

Updated: May 16, 2007, 4:23 PM ET
By Quint Kessenich | ESPN.com

Baltimore is within reach. Championship weekend is the ultimate payoff for a college lacrosse team. More than 60,000 fans and a live national TV audience will fuel the fire.

Expect nail-biters this weekend at Princeton and Annapolis. Since 2004, half of the quarterfinal games have been decided by a goal.

Five of the eight remaining teams have never won an NCAA lacrosse championship. Six of the quarterfinalists didn't make this round last spring.

The past four years have not been ...

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